Book of Cut and Fold Objects, 2010
laser printed book, softcover, b&w
11 in. by 8 1/2 in.
Real world objects — the sort that are easily overlooked or taken for granted — are rendered by Kachadourian at 1/32 scale so that they can be cut, folded, pasted together into 3d sculptures. Includes "apartment building", "sno-ball stand", "bus shelter", "concrete planter barrier", "portable toilet", "Philadelphia Road salt dome" and many others.
Gary Kachadourian was recently nominated for a Baker Artist Award. He lives in Baltimore, Maryland where he teaches at the University of Maryland Baltimore County.