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Mary Manusos
Fine Artist

 8 Coventry Lane / Athens OH 45701
(740) 593-8145 / FAX (740) 592-5235
mmanusos1@ohiou.edu

The hand printed etchings on multicolored poured images made of cast paper pulp are truly reflections on moments attempting to be re-formed and re-presented as statements on the essence of time and reality. The work is presenting itself back to me as a reflection. They are tenuous and yet emphatic. I feel taken when I am working on these images, engaged and not capable of being distracted. I suppose if water washes away all traces of existence, then I, as the papermaker, am panning for gold. The moment when I find it the image is complete.  

 
Yellow Gate
32" x 44" / 1995

 


Steps
44" x 32" / 1995


Red House
44" x 32" / 1995


Grave Yard
44" x 32" / 1995


Crypts and Stones
44" x 32" / 1995


Ocean View
16" x 44" / 1993


Yellow Sonora Window
22" x 26" / 1991


Fisherman's House
44" x 32" / 1995


Pink Wall
44" x 32" / 1995


Clothesline
22"" x 26" / 1989


Shrine
32" x 44" / 1995


Red Sonora Doors
22" x 26" / 1991


Merida Wide View
26" x 44" / 1995

 


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