The Gallery: Jim Rosenau
Rosenau’s stock and trade is the visual pun. His raw materials? Old, hardbound books and their bizarre, decontextualized titles, which become fodder for witty and functional assemblages such as For the man who knows everything, made from a hammer and a bunch of (mostly) how-to books, or Pandemonium, constructed from cookbooks and kitchen gear.
Encyclopedia Britannica Bookcase
Custom Shelf Ronsenau will create a custom shelf or case on any theme, based on a book or idea provided by the client, and prices range from $240 to $700. His web site includes an
Reverse Shelf Interestingly, publishing was the Rosenau family trade for two generations. In his own way,