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"Iris" zine is a personal artistic illustration to the story, originally written by Hermann Hesse. The 20 pages issue with full color illustrations and original quotations in English and Russian is a self published and self composed and cut edition of 65 copies, each numbered and signed.
Recently, the image of the flower became the main object in paintings, after four works on walls, that depicted irises, the idea of finishing the serial of works, revealed in a zine.
"Iris" - is a part of of my reality, a real artifact of my life, that I want to share with the others. The thing, that lies deeply in the bottom of that symbol's bud, those roads that lead us to the depths of the flower is painted and followed by the original quotations form the tale, that inspired to make this zine.