Codex Seraphinianus

Luigi Serafini

a rare and surreal artwork ebook, this version has been redesigned via the writer and comprises new illustrations. Ever because the Codex Seraphinianus was once first released in 1981, the e-book has been well-known as one of many strangest and most pretty artwork books ever made. This visible encyclopedia of an unknown international written in an unknown language has fueled a lot debate over its that means. Written for the data age and addressing the import of coding and deciphering in genetics, literary feedback, and desktop technology, the Codex pressured, involved, and enchanted a iteration.

While its message could be uncertain, its allure is clear: it's a so much beautiful artifact. Blurring the excellence among paintings e-book and artwork item, this anniversary edition-redesigned by way of the writer and that includes new illustrations-presents this specified paintings in a brand new, unheard of gentle. With the arrival of recent media and types of communique and non-stop streams of data, the Codex is now extra suitable and well timed than ever. a different constrained and numbered deluxe variation that features a signed print can be on hand.

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