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Publication Date



artists' books, Baker & Whitehill


Book and Paper

Student Status

Undergraduate student

Year of Graduation



Experimental and Foundation Studies

Faculty / Course

Martie Holmer, Design I EFS

Materials + Techniques

Chipboard, Printmaking paper, gouache, colored pencil, silver marker, pen, hand bound

Student Narrative

An allegorical tale of the earth, as told through the discovery of a decorative egg given as offering to Gaia -- a creature who every year nourishes the people of an imaginary island. The book is told through the designs on the eggs, and the possible story they tell.

Photo Credit

Hannah Nigro, PH 2023

Allegory of Gaia



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