Call a Wrecking Ball to Make a Window

Shana Agid, American, born 1974


March 2012

Artist's book; letterpress on Thai mulberry paper with letterpress-printed envelope


Overall: 10 1/4 × 7 5/8 × 1/16 in. (26 × 19.4 × 0.2 cm)

Sheet: 30 1/16 × 22 1/16 in. (76.3 × 56 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Contemporary Art Fund

© Shana Agid



Rind Press, Minneapolis


Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name

Written Communication: Book

Research Area

Mixed Media

Not on view


Signed and dated, on reverse of envelope, lower right, in graphite: sm agid 2012

Course History

GEOG 11, Qualitative Methods and the Research Process in Geography, Abigail Neely, Winter 2015

ANTH 50.33, Cartographic Encounters, Kenneth Bauer, Spring 2020

GEOG 25, Social Justice and the City, Erin Collins, Fall 2021

COCO 26, What's In Your Toolbox?, Moktar Bouba and Tania Convertini, Fall 2021

GEOG 29, Global Cities, Erin Collins, Winter 2022

Geography 29.01, Global Cities, Erin Collins, Spring 2023


Booklyn Artists Alliance, Brooklyn, New York; sold to present collection, 2013.

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