Produced by Smallworks Press in association with Ianthe Press London
ISBN 13: 978-0-9778806-7-6
ISBN 10: 0977880672
James Stanford utilizes the latest in digital art technique to create mesmerizing mandala designs from digital photos of historic Las Vegas neon signage, and architectural elements from the 1950s and 1960s. Stanford's group of intriguing digital montages convey and respond to the potency of the mandala as a symbol, and its influence and importance to Asian culture worldwide. Shimmering Zen is 264 pages and consists of over 150 of Stanford's original works created over the past 15 years. Includes comprehensive essays by the artist, the curator Elizabeth Herridge and a foreword by Jeff Rosen, Vice President, The Higher Learning Commission, Evanston, Illinois. The launch of the book is supported by an exhibition of Stanford's visually stunning and intricately constructed modern mandala series, entitled Indra's Jewels.
The book format is 300 x 300 mm, hardback, 264 pages.
Available now for $59.99.