IMAGE: Dario Robleto, The First Time, the Heart (A Portrait of Life 1854-1913), 2017. Fifty photolithographs on Rising Drawing Bristol with transparent base ink and hand-flamed and sooted paper; image brushed with Lithotine and lifted from soot, fused in a mild solution of shellac and denatured alcohol. Housed in portfolio box created by Bella Forte Designs; bound in Canapetta black Italian cloth with screen-printed text and image; 8-page essay booklet digitally printed on Classic Text natural white paper with saddle-stitch binding. 11 1/2 x 14 1/4 inches each, with four varying print window sizes. Edition of 6. Artwork © Dario Robleto. Image courtesy the artist and Inman Gallery, Houston.


The Sorcerer’s Burden: Contemporary Art and the Anthropological Turn

September 14, 2019 – January 19, 2020