The Book Burner & Masks

The Book Burner by George Peck

The Book Burner, 2017
Watercolor, polymer on textile, paper
5′ x 6′


Studio Installation 2017, The Book Burner and Unnamed SHARDS by George Peck

The Book Burner + SHARDS

Studio Installation


The Masks are sculptures showing a face obscured by layers of mesh fabric. This powerful visual display brings to mind the anonymity that can protect those who destroy history, and furthermore, the anonymity of so many who witness destruction and are complicit in their failure to act.

The Mask by George Peck

The Book Burner Storyboard, 2017

Collage; 11″x 14 3/4