About the Book
William Henry Fox Talbot pioneered photography,but his early images required extremely long exposure times, too long for humans to be much more than a blur.
In several pictures from the 1830s he employed brooms and stand ins for humans.
Brooms In Situ is a visual poem, of sorts.
Sandy Kinnee is best known for his work on shaped, handmade paper. His work in in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum, Brooklyn Art Museum, Museum of New Mexico, Phoenix Art Museum, University of Michigan Art Museum, New Britain Museum of American Art, and many private and public collections. Part of each year he spends in France, where he writes and takes photographs. This series of books assembles the poems, short stories and photography into the themes that have gained critical mass over the years.