About the Book
Illustrations by Alexandre Sazonov.
Sketches and Drawings on Matchbooks.
Alexandre Sazonov is a Russian-born artist. His interest in the miniature Format visible in his matchbook drawings began at an early age. Fascinated by the intimate quality of hidden places, he secretly drew small portraits of childhood heroes on the backsides of household radios, family cupboards, and balcony handrails. This obscure form of quiet graffiti was to become a lifelong obsession. Relocating to the United States in 1992, he found himself in a smoke-filled Manhattan bistro drawing on a matchbook... Contact ph: 607 538 5525 Cell: 340 643 0333 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Email: email@example.com