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essay
Permanent Installation
Chemical Abstracts
John Cooke Wyllie Library
The University of Virginia's College at Wise
2006

This collection of periodicals has become obsolete because the chemical information that it stores is now provided by a digital database. I exerted simple logic to determine the form in relation to the space afforded by the institution. The book coursing is set using excess paper and the height is determined by the exhaustion of resource. My family history is connected to the Wrights & Coopers Guild and apprentices in qualification as journeymen are expected to produce an' essay' piece. As an artist I could not qualify to follow my father and brother, both carpenters however years of labor in support of theirs 'qualified' one to produce this graduating work.
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