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The theme for the 2006 Exhibition was Epoch.

The theme Epoch refers to the interaction between the reading material and life experience of the reader
in creating a complete experience.

My piece, titled Re:Mark, is a recorded experience (or remark) to what has been read and serves as a review for the next reading session. The sliding scale makes it easy for the reader to record his or her mood.

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The theme for the 2007 exhibition was Parallax.

The meaning of parallax is the apparent displacement of an observed object due to a change in the position of the observer. In reading a book, the meaning and interpretation of content changes with the reader's familiarity with the subject, personal life experience and bias.

My piece, titled Re:View, (or Review) includes sixteen antonym pairs, such as accuracy/distortion and decisiveness/ambivalence, that reflect the reader's impression of the message of the book...his or her point of view. The more confident words are written in bold text.

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The theme for the 2008 exhibition was Insert.

My piece, titled Insert ReAd Me, (or Inset Red Me) is a series of inserted pieces which demonstrate to the reader the dramatic changes in meaning caused when just one letter of a word is missing or added. The bookmark is used horizontally, like an insert; a placeholder for the text. The two-sided card tells the same story on both sides, with correct spelling on one side and the other with deleted or added letters.

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A close-up view of the piece.

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Detail of one side of the bookmark.