Never has humble paper had such radical ambitions!
This book is a planetorium, yes, really and it’s a musical instrument, a decoder, a speaker, a perpetual calendar and a spirograph! A brilliant paper extravaganza by artist Kelli Anderson defies every expectation of what a book can be.
Turn a page and you’ll be ingeniously guided through scientific principles such as light, sound, time, and space, transforming invisible concepts into interactive play in your hands. All curious minds – kids and kids at heart – will be delighted at every turn of the page.
This book is:
A working planetarium book projecting constellations on to the ceilings and walls
A musical instrument with strings to strum
A geometric drawing generator
An infinite calendar
A message decoder
A speaker that amplifies sound
9.7 x 1.2 x 12 inches
Kelli Anderson is a Brooklyn-based artist, designer, and creative tinkerer. She has crafted everything from a paper record player to experimental websites, all with the aim of renewing our wonder at the everyday.