MORRIS, Michael; TRASOV, Vincent
Hand of the Spirit: Documents of the Seventies from the Morris/Trasov Archive
“The Morris/Trasov Archive is not an ordinary archive, but something more slippery to define,” writes Scott Watson in this book. Indeed! Canadian artists Michael Morris and Vincent Trasov were the founders in 1970 of Image Bank, a mail art project that was instrumental in the development of an international, alternative, queer/conceptual (dare we say) art network…
This book, published in 1992 at the occasion of the exhibition, Hand of the Spirit, at the UBC Fine Arts Gallery, Vancouver, is a sample of documents, correspondence, and ephemera covering twenty-five years of collaborative research, accompanied by two essays by Scott Watson and Keith Wallace.