PENNY MCCARTHY

Table of Contents

I

About .................................................................................... 1

Paper and Pencils .................................................................. 2
Links to other websites ......................................................... 3
My 100 favourite books ........................................................ 4

II

Shattered Books (drawings) ............................................... 5


My Problem Child ................................................................. 6
Important Mountains ............................................................. 7
Forest Fire ............................................................................. 8
Dear ....................................................................................... 9
Dear (detail) ......................................................................... 10
Island (detail) ....................................................................... 11
Book (Geography) ............................................................... 12
Tower of Babel .................................................................... 13
Time will darken it .............................................................. 14
Endless Caverns .................................................................. 15
Pearl Diver .......................................................................... 16
Walter Benjamin's Bookmark ............................................. 17
Goldsmith Memo ................................................................ 18
On the production of thought .............................................. 19
F.A.Pessoa ........................................................................... 20
The Art Class (commission for Sheffield Institute of Art)... 21

DNA .................................................................................... 22
First Draft (Pages 1 to 6) ..................................................... 23
Nature No. 4352, 25th April, 1953 (detail) ......................... 24

Penelope .............................................................................. 25
Ulysses (Penelope text) ........................................................ 26
The Odyssey (final page) ..................................................... 27
A Street in Venice (Art History) ........................................... 28
Chimera ................................................................................ 29
Sirens .................................................................................... 30
Joan's Hand ........................................................................... 31
Hands .................................................................................... 32

III

Notebook (homeless thoughts) ........................................... 33

Puppet Army ......................................................................... 34
Giotto's Hands ....................................................................... 35
My Hand ............................................................................... 36
Altdorfer Photocopy ............................................................. 37
Goldsmith Memo (draft) ....................................................... 38

IV

Lost in Space Scenarios ........................................................ 39

Lost in Space Scenarios ........................................................ 40
Apollo Radiation Chart ......................................................... 41
Astrolabe ............................................................................... 42
Newsflash from Mars ............................................................ 43
Moon Egg (in progress) ........................................................ 44

V

About Borges ....................................................................... 45


Babel 18 ................................................................................ 46
Babel 13 ................................................................................ 47
Pierre Menard (pages) ........................................................... 48
The Garden of Forking Paths ................................................ 49

VI

Things that don't fit ............................................................ 50

Why a woman's hair is like water ......................................... 51
Vesuvius ............................................................................... 52
Lullaby Constellation (site-specific work) ........................... 53
Back of a postcard ................................................................ 54
Zeppelin postcard ................................................................. 55

VII

Sala delle Asse (on-going) ................................................... 56


Sala delle Asse (art history book) ......................................... 57
Sala sketch ............................................................................ 58
Detail (Sala delle Asse) ......................................................... 59
Sala postcard ......................................................................... 60

VIII

Publications ......................................................................... 61-67

POPP.005—Penny McCarthy, Bedrooms published by Piece of Paper Press
Encyclopaedia of Dust Research Group for Artists Publications
Shadow Book Research Group for Artists Publications
McCarthy, Penny and Etchells, Tim chapter in Transmission Annual
McCarthy, Penny and Etchells, Tim Transmission: The Friend (chapbook)
Artist's project, Esopus issue 21
Memories of the Future

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Macchia (on-going) ............................................................. 68


Macchia abstract ................................................................... 69
Macchia images .................................................................... 70

 

 

 

 
 
 
 

 

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