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Team Evil; High Anxiety

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Fick, Bill
Faust, Dikko

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N7433.4 .F53 T43 2004 Cage

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Purgatory Pie Press

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New York, NY: Purgatory Pie Press, c2004.

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[8] p.: col. Ill.; 18 cm.

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Limited edition of 200.

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Signed by artists.

"Hand linoleum cuts by B.F. Hand set type & letterpress by Dikko Faust on Bodleian paper."--Colophon.

"Team Evil": eight character portraits printed in red on one side of folded sheet.

"High Anxiety": eight different character portraits printed in green on opposite side of sheet.

The first book in Purgatory Pie's InstaBook series. The press calls this an inside out book. It is a one sheet book featuring gruesome characters. Team Evil images are printed on the inside pages and High Anxiety faces are printed on the folded pages. The Team Evil pages are not revealed until the book is unfolded. The High Anxiety faces are folded as pages to be turned through. High Anxiety images are melting faces like "Drip Nose" while Team Evil are strong prints like "Eyebad." Bill Fick is a printmaker who lives and works in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor at Duke University in the Department of Art, Art History, and Visual Studies. 7 x 4. 75" closed, unfolds to 14 x 19". One sheet book. Printed letterpress on Bodleian paper with metal typefaces: Gillies Gothic, Kaufman Bold, Balloon, Craw Clarendon, Globe Gothic, Signal, Egyptian Wide, Tower, Folio Bold Condensed, Dom Casual, City Compact Bold, Brush, Wedge Gothic, Corvinus. Handcut linoleum images. -- from publisher.