Irene Ziegler's Reviews > SKULLS

SKULLS by Noah Scalin
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
3575048
's review
Feb 11, 11

Read in January, 2009

This book is an excellent example of symbiosis: for one year, Scalin created a skull a day out of diverse materials, then assembled photos of each into a book. Taken one at a time, the skulls are clever, whimsical, unexpected, creepy, funny; taken all together, they become bigger than the sum of their parts. SKULLS is a comment on Death and Beauty (capitals are intentional). It bravely pokes fun at the Grim Reaper and the inevitable outcome of this mortal coil.
1 like · Likeflag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read SKULLS.
Sign In »

No comments have been added yet.