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pop-up books, Chinese cooking, food, Xishuangbanna Daizu Zizhizhou, China, artists' books


1 volume, pop up book. A single opening pop-up book showing a woman surrounded by Dai dishes. Made from Fu's photographs.Title from artist's website. From the We are Tiger Dragon People series. "In Xishuangbanna, the Dai people refer to their land as 'bazi' meaning tranquil and beautiful. Their homes are in a lush subtropical area near river basins with exceptionally fertile soil. One of the least-known but most flavorful culinary treasures in China, their food is similar to Thai food in that it combines sour, spicy, salty and sweet flavors but with its own distinctive style." Ink: Epson Ultrachrome Ink. Paper: Epson Enhanced Matte mounted onto Cougar 60lb smooth cover. Glue: PVA and 3M 568 Positionable Adhesive. Cover: Black Iris cloth. Color illustration mounted on cover

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[Philadelphia] : [Colette Fu], [2013]


©Fu, Colette, Philadelphia, PA: Colette Fu, 2013

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pop-up books; paper


43 cm, opened 43 x 64 x 27 cm

Dai Food



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