July, 2015


John Shipman, story rope cards for The Great Journey of a Lifetime (in process), July 2015

Work-in-progress · Selecting texts for the cards hanging from The Great Journey of a Lifetime's ten-decade, 100-metre long StoryRope (2015).

A quick update: The Endless Proverb (the book)

Posted on: 28 July 2015 by John


The Endless Proverb by John Shipman, 2013-2015

The Department of Household Sciences & Advanced Proverbs is pleased to announce its inaugural publication — an illustrated, 300-page first edition of The Endless Proverb, the ten-hour, 10,000 line-long sentence constructed from proverbs from around the world by John Shipman as part of his Nuit Blanche 2013 installation, Ten Models of the Universe — will be available later this summer.

To reserve / order your copies, please contact John.

ISBN: 978-0-9939789-0-6
5.25 x 9 inches
300 pages

Draft pages 58–59 with illustrations by Joy Shipman, 2013-2015