In Conversation | Vita Wells

In Conversation

Readers and writers in conversation across space and time.


6′ x 6′ x 6″

182cm x 182cm x 15cm

Materials: salvaged book covers, wood, steel, electronics


14th Annual Authors Dinner
Berkeley Public Library, Berkeley CA
February 2016


Bay Area Book Festival
David Brower Center Gallery, Berkeley CA
May 2016


Oakopolis Gallery, Oakland, CA
June – July 2016

Light patterns wash across an array of salvaged book covers, blending the piece’s own rhythms with reflections of the viewer’s movements.

The piece emerges from reflecting on the conversation between readers and writers across space and time, and the fundamental role reading plays in how we perceive ourselves and the world.

The software engineer for this work and all things technical is:
Mike Russell at