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Creation Date

Winter 2017


Undergraduate student. Year of graduation: 2018. Major: Graphic Design. Class: Bookbinding. Faculty: Jim DiMarcantonio. Photographed by Mariah Bennett, MDes Interior Architecture, 2018.

Materials + Techniques

Birch wood, hanji, muslin

Student Narrative

Yoon Dong Ju was a Korean poet who was known for his lyric resistance poetry against Japanese imperialism. From his inspiring word choices and voice, the accordion book contains 5 poems from his work Sky, Wind, Star and Poem to recreate his voice more artistic way. The book design is inspired by Korean traditional room divider and used shadow images to portray some imagery that was mentioned in his poems.


artists' books, Korean poetry


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