A Body is a Space That Sees is an Exhibition Catalog for Los Angeles artist, Lia Halloran. This work “is a series of large-scale cyanotype works that source the history and discoveries of a group of women known as ‘Pickering’s Harem,’ or later the ‘Harvard Computers,’ who worked at the Harvard Observatory starting in the late 1800s through the first half of the 20th century.”—Luis De Jesus Los Angeles
See more here: http://www.liahalloran.com/your-body-is-a-space-that-sees
Contents include: (5) 16×16 2-sided posters, accordion foldout with the original women known as “Pickering’s Harem,” and a 60-page catalog of Lia’s work. Special editions also include an original print from Lia Halloran
Catalog finished size is 9×9 and includes foil printing on cloth and metallic and hand crafted production The catalog will be available at Norton Simon Museum and LACMA (2019).
Details of drawings provided in the interior of the catalog are referenced from Harvard’s Observatory buildings and archives.
Deep Sky Companion
“Deep Sky Companion” Exhibition Catalog for Los Angeles artist, Lia Halloran. Her process can be viewed here: https://vimeo.com/195405588
Folded size 11×17, printed 4-color with glow ink (2016)
Above: Glow-in-the-dark ink on the front and back cover.
Above: 1-of-2 poster inserts
Above: 2-of-2 poster inserts
Below are exhibition photos in the Cahill Building at CalTech, Pasadena, California
Photos by Lia Halloran