Artists' stamps
Stamps on this page for The Book of Stamps were designed using immigration markings from my passport.
I thought of analogy between mailing letters abroad and internatonal travel. In both cases entrance or exit are marked by a stamp, that leaves unanswered what is the intention of traveler or what is the contents of the letter.
I was amuzed by the fact that there were many blank spots in the passport where the chronology is broken. There were no sequential entrance or exit visas as if at certain moments continuity of my existence was interrupted, or, perhaps, I went undercover...
Signs of Surveillance, Test Patterns, Artscape Baltimore 2006