Book Chapter

The Devil is in the Detail: Pattern and Power in Jess Johnson’s Gnostic Architectures

T LAIRD

Bloodfin and Whipwurm | NGV | Published : 2015

Abstract

This book documents the early formation and intensive expansion of the artist’s unique visual cosmology. It contains colour reproductions of over 70 drawings (executed with felt tip pen and gouache) and an essay by Tessa Laird, originally commissioned by Matters, a New Zealand Journal of art and writing.—Adapted from NGV design store's website, 19/6/2015.

University of Melbourne Researchers