Artist/Author: Ricky Jay | Digital Reference: EF5289 | ISBN: 978-0446387569 | Type: Digital File
A nationally known sleight-of-hand expert, movie actor and magician extraor dinaire, presents a stylish parody of self-defense books that demonstrates how ordinary playing cards can be used as a means of protection.
This book is the printed extension of Janez Jan a's installation Life [in Progress]. Complete with photo cards and carry bag.Life [in Progress] is composed of written, photo, and video instructions. The spectators are the actors; walking past the instructions they create the performance according to their own rhythm, sensibility, belief and (non-) activity.