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A video interview I created for the SF Center for the Book, Artist In Residence Paolo Salvagione
SF Center for the Book, Artist in Residence
Paolo Salvagione: "One for Each" (video)

Paolo Salvagione is in the process of creating a sensory Wunderkammer. His elegant cabinet of curiosities contains five drawers, one for each of the human senses. Each drawer holds a distinct, self-contained object — and in the playful manner that routinely characterizes Salvagione's work, the senses mingle in unexpected ways.

The completed "One for Each" will be a compact set of drawers, a box of English buckram and black leather, nearly 250 cubic inches of sensory activity. Salvagione has enlisted Boon Design to oversee typography, and Marc Weidenbaum to develop a series of short interlocking essays.

This video, created by Jason Nowak, explains Paolo's experience at the San Francisco Center for the Book, his artistic process, and a tour of "One for Each".
Video by Jason Nowak (some introductory video shot by Christian Shneider)
Editing by Jason Nowak
Music by Jason Nowak
Shot at the San Francisco Center for the Book (SFCB)
Video clip (0:40)
Full Video (10:00)