Item #: 34273 Aesthetic Comfort, 2008, 11 x 8.5 in. ( 27.9 x 21.6 cm), 4C, 144 pp., softcover with flaps. Published by Arkitip in a signed and numbered edition of 2,000. Artist’s book with details of McGinness’ paintings converted to coarse halftones and printed in multiple layers of fluorescent orange, yellow, pink, and green.
Aesthetic Comfort was published by Arkitip on the occassion of the Aesthetic Comfort exhibition in the fall of 2008 at the Cincinnati Art Museum. This artist’s book features details of McGinness’ paintings converted to coarse halftones and printed in 4 fluorescent inks: orange, yellow, pink, and green with a full-bleed varnish throughout. Aesthetic Comfort was published in a signed and numbered edition of 2,000 and accompanied Issue No. 0048 of Arkitip magazine which features a profile on the artist. Arkitip first featured Ryan McGinness in Issue No. 0005 in the spring of 2000.