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Anatomical Paper Cut Set #1, 2020
6 paper cuts with set of postcards, 9 x 13 inches (boxed set), Special Edition size: 20. $360

 


Anatomical Flapbook, 2014

Popup book, Digitally printed, 18 x 29 inches, edition of 5. $850

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The Story of Fidgety Phillip, 2014
3-panel pop-up book digitally printed on Epson Fine Art rag paper with fully archival pigmented ink, 7.25 x 9.5 inches, edition of 10. $250
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The Story of the Man Who Went Out Hunting, 2014
Eleven paper cuts mounted on Canson watercolor paper, with Cover and Text pages (13 pages total) in handmade box 9 x 13.25 inches, edition of 30.$500

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Cruel Frederick, from The Struwwelpeter series, 2012
A seven-page pop-up book digitally printed on Moab paper with pigmented ink, 9 x 6.25 inches, edition of 5. $1100


 


Pauline and the Matches, from The Struwwelpeter series, 2011
Carousel book, digitally printed on Canson watercolor and Hahnemühle paper with pigmented ink , free standing text cards, 5 tunnel books,  6 x 8 inches, edition of 30. $750


 


Little Suck A Thumb (based on the Struwwelpeter by Heinrich Hoffman), 2010
5 Tunnel Books (with 6 texts cards and stands), Box: 5 x 11 x 7.5 inches, edition of 20. $900

 

  


The Story of Augustus Who Would Not Eat His Soup (based on the Struwwelpeter by Heinrich Hoffman), 2010
6 Tunnel Books (with 6 texts cards and stands), Box: 5 x 11 x 8.5 inches, edition of 20. $1000

 

  


The Story of Flying Robert (based on the Struwwelpeter by Heinrich Hoffman), 2010
Flag Book, 8 x 5 inches, edition of 50. $125

  


Shockheaded Peter (based on the Struwwelpeter by Heinrich Hoffman), 2010
Accordion fold pop-up, 4.5 x 3.75 inches, edition of 50. $250

  


Videos of the books in action:

Shockheaded Peter

Little Suck-a-Thumb

The Story of Augustus Who Would Not Eat His Soup

The Story of Flying Robert


Statement

In the mid-19th century Heinrich Hoffman wrote and illustrated a series of morality tales for children. The result in each is so disastrous they’re wonderfully inappropriate for children. This contemporary series of flag, tunnel and pop-up books contain original illustrations by Marianne R. Petit. Versions are available with customized LED lighting and embedded electronics.

Biography

Marianne R. Petit is an Associate Arts Professor at New York University’s Interactive Telecommunications Program at New York University. At ITP she teaches courses in digital media, animation and storytelling, in addition to overseeing the assistive technology and social justice curriculum. Petit is the co-founder of Greylock Arts, a non-commercial art space dedicated to interactive new media and emerging arts practice. Her pop-up books, animation, video, comics, and online projects have appeared in festivals and exhibitions both nationally and internationally, and have been featured in numerous publications and networks including Wired Magazine, WGBY and the Independent Film Channel.

Marianne R. Petit Website