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CATALOG NO. B92-2019/2018

Original ink and wash drawings on Twinrocker handmade paper
3 eccentric volvelles, each with 3 parts in case with a cover (original painting done with dry pigments in oil medium on aluminum panel.) Book closed 12" diameter, 1-1/4" deep, Marbled paper - Alberto Valese, Venice

Music: A composition in 3 movements, composed, performed and recorded by the artist. The full 45 minute version can be heard at the link below.
The video contains an edited version.

Soundings - complete 45 minute composition in three movements

Creative Commons License
Soundings by Thomas Parker Williams is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

The act of seeking the depth of waters by using a leaded line.
The act of seeking understanding by allowing the subconscious to emerge.
A book of eccentric volvelles.
Each of the three volvelles has three parts that rotate independently without a common center point. As the parts are rotated, combinations of images appear.

Soundings, case closed

Soundings, case closed

Soundings, case open

Soundings cover open

Soundings, the three volvelles

Soundings 3 movements

Soundings, cover detail

Soundings cover detail