day 403 – four thank yous

This is the final post of four things on http://www.fourfortheday.com but the site will remain open with updates on the things to come.

This has been a truly amazing year with this project. From day one I knew when I was organizing my studio and seeing how many small collections of things I kept and really loved, to Allison Sommers first post on January 2nd 2011, and in early November when all weeks had been assigned, and now when everything is all said and done that the concept of this project was something people really enjoy. We love our stuff and other peoples as well.

I can’t thank the Guest Editor’s enough for making this what it is. It takes courage to expose the things we hold onto. The Guest Editor’s did it and the internet has found out a little more about each of them.

I encourage everyone to keep checking back to find out what is next for this little project. My hope is a bound book and art exhibition. But I am open to other possibilites.

My humble thank you to everyone who made this possible and the collectors around the world, past, present, and future.

Happy New Year.

s. arden hill


day 157 – four of ten unfinished pieces of sculpture made by my grandmother, that generated a body of work made by me

you can see some of the resulting works here


day 156 – four great bear pamphlets for inspiration

chance imagery by george brecht, some recent happenings by alan kaprow, the art of noises by luigi russolo, diary: how to improve the world (you will only make matters worse) by john cage


day 155 – four photographs of professor Mc Rea (ontario’s musical wonder), circa 1900

(i would appreciate hearing from anyone who knows anything about this musical wonder from ontario, as i have 20+ photographs of him, and have yet to find any information on him…)


day 154 – four malaysian 7″ records whose covers reflect the greatness of the music inside


day 153 – four harry bertoia catalogs


day 152 – four (from a collection of 63) bucky fuller geodesic souvenirs from expo 67


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