This shows two signs for musical accordion and accordion book.
Meaning: A portable musical instrument with metal reeds blown by bellows, played by means of keys and buttons.
A book with folded pages by folding a sheet of paper back and forth in page-width increments.
Learner tip: Don't confuse this sign with BROCHURE or PAMPHLET.
The Photocalligraphy series depict a trace of text in Ameslan or ASL (American Sign Language). The artist translates a selected brief English text into ASL and captured the movement of ASL into a digital image. This process refers to Derridean arche-writing and grammatology. -- Jolanta.
This "ASL photocalligraphy Orihon" is a handmade accordion book consisting of the light arts made by the artist. The term orihon is a Japanese type of scroll book by folding the scroll into an accordion or concertina. Ori means fold and hon means book.
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