Chuck Close immediately liked the idea of a book without words. As a child, his severe dyslexia stood in the way of reading, making images all the more important. To this day, he remembers a visual encyclopedia from his early years and the feeling of being overtaken by the intensity of its pictures. The idea was also compatible with Closes ongoing interest in revealing the process of his work, which he accomplishes largely through visual presentation, using very few words, if any."Scribble Book: Self Portrait" is a self ...

Chuck Close: Scribble Book: Self Portrait 2007, Steidl Verlag, Gottingen

ISBN-13: 9783865214928