Reason Belief Truth
Reason Belief Truth is a book of philosophical investigations begun with three statements:
The truth can be found by...
The truth can not be found by...
The truth can only be found by...
These statements are illustrated on three flaps inside the cover, which opens to reveal twenty-one double-sided cards with terms that may be used to complete the investigations or initiate further debate. Concept, text selection, book design, original illustrations, binding, printing by Thomas Parker Williams. Text selection, hand typesetting, printing by Mary Agnes Williams. This is a Luminice Press book. Edition of twelve.
Stonehenge White paper, French split goatskin, laser-cut binders' boards, laser-cut wood onlays painted with ink and watercolor, letterpress printed with hand-set type and polymer plates. Marbled paper by Alberto Valese, Venice. 9 x 8 x 2 inches. 22.8 x 20.3 x 5 centimeters. Created in 2018.
THOMAS PARKER WILLIAMS lives and works in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, His work includes handmade artist's book editions, unique book works, printmaking, and painting. Some of his artist's book editions contain an audio element - music or sound work - composed, performed, and recorded by the artist. Tom's work is in numerous private and public collections.