Terence Koh

Such Things I Do to Make Myself More Attractive to You

Terence Koh, Such Things I Do to Make Myself More Attractive to You, Alternate Projects
Terence Koh (1977-)
Such Things I Do to Make Myself More Attractive to You
2006
mixed media
unique drawing: 8.3 x 5.9 x 1.2 inches,
21.08 x 14.99 x 3.05 centimeters
unnumbered, edition of 200
TK001
 

Description

blind-stamped black box containing 3 black stapled booklets, bed of black jellybeans, original black plaster sculpture coated with black glitter, colophon card featuring a unique charred “drawing” by Koh

signed and dated (‘07) by Terence Koh on the laid-in colophon card

published by Printed Matter  

Such Things I Do to Make Myself More Attractive to You is a three-part meditation on the intersection between death, destruction, and desire. One booklet features a series of small rectangular black-and-white photographs sourced from the internet, another shows a sequence of circular cigarette burned pages and a third booklet shows one small tipped-in image of a suicide victim’s hand. 

$ 950