Print: The Book about the Art Book

Okay, try to follow along. A few months ago I wrote about an edition-of-one art book I’d been sending around to a variety of artists. The idea is the book arrives, you work on it, instructed that nothing is sacred, … Read More

Print: Art Book Collaboration

Okay, this is one of the coolest things I’ve ever done. Edition of one, one-of-a-kind art book. One person works on it, then the next, then the next, etc. It travels the world. Artist, painter, photographer, author, illustrator, etc. “I … Read More

Print: The Unknown Soldier (Not for Sale)

This was my very first piece of promise. I have very little recollection of making this, other than I remember starting out wanting to sketch a bicycle. Somehow I got this and realized something important had just happened. I haven’t … Read More

Print: Australia 72 (Not for Sale)

My first trip to Australia did something to my head. I found a love of spray paint and the openness and color of Western Australia. Combine this with the fact I own a half-frame camera and what you end up … Read More

Print: The CMYK Book (Not for Sale)

This book was suggested by Garry Trinh in Sydney after seeing “The RGB Book.” “You gotta do it Dan,” he said using his Garry powers of mind control. It worked. Done. Designed, purchased, glued and shelved for future pondering thought. … Read More

Print: The RGB Book (Not for Sale)

Book is based on a conversation I had with a photographer who was obsessed with color management, so much so he had entirely lost track of the idea of making an interesting book. Color isn’t difficult and it shouldn’t consume … Read More

Print: The Puzzle Book (Not for Sale)

Book was designed as “anti” precious book. Started out as a reportage book but was then painted, cut and sealed and forms a puzzle. Kids love it. “That is the dumbest thing I’ve ever seen.” Thank you. I appreciate that. … Read More

Print: Saturation (Not for Sale)

Book derived from my feeling that social media success can spell doom for an image simply by saturating said image. Even things that go viral are forgotten within days in some cases. Book has a clear film 7×7 attached to … Read More

Print: What Michael Thinks (Not for Sale)

What would happen if one photographer surprised another by creating and design HALF of photography book? And then that same photographer surprised the other by dropping the book into his hands with only a “Your turn,” to get things going. … Read More

Print: My Brain on the Internet (Not for Sale)

The Internet has ruined my ability to think clearly and efficiently. I am so distracted by the nonsense we have crafted for ourselves with the onslaught of meaningless insanity called “News.” The homepage of CNN rivals anything the amusement parks … Read More