hand/study

2013, digital video projected onto table surface, desk lamp, 65 min. (installation view)

hand/study is a site-specific installation showing various ways people engage with rare items in the huntington library’s collections. the depicted interactions include carrying out conservation processes, researching, and cataloguing items from the collections.

this permanent installation was created in collaboration with karina white and gordon chun design. it is on view in the educational gallery “the library today” at the huntington library, art collections, and botanical gardens.