Artist’s book installation of Raminta Sumskyte Sum

Ex Voto 365


Time: 5-29 April 2017
Location: Gallery “Kaire Desine”, Vilnius, Lithuania

Artist’s book creator, one of the best Lithuanian printmaker, creator of animated cartoons – Raminta Sumskyte Sum has made exhibition-installation in Vilnius. During the opening of the exhibition she has made the performance.

“In ancient Roman religion, a votum, plural vota, is a vow or promise made to the God.”

Impressive artist’s book with printed 365 vota in it. The artist’s book has the accordion book form, free folded, what create off-centered paper sculpture. On the one side of the book vota printed as intaglio, on the another side of the artist’s book vota printed as zincography, negative image.

365 vota from zinc and copper

Raminta Sumskyte Sum several times participated in the “Artist’s Book Triennials Vilnius” and in the “Lithuanian Artist’s Book Exhibition”.


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