Deconstructing Thought Forms

Bachelor degree project, Konstfack 2021

Box made by Norrmalms Kartongfabrik 

A box with three books deconstructing the content to make the idéas in the book Thought Forms (1905) accesible to todays readers. Thought Forms is written by the theosophists Annie Besant and C. W. Leadbeater which idéas about form and colour inspirer early abstract paintings such as Hilma af Klint and Wassily Kandinsky.

Images of each book:
Deconstructing Thought Forms: The Figures
Deconstructing Thought Forms: The Colours
Deconstructing Thought Forms: The Shapes

Read more about the project on Konstfack´s website.
Awarded with  Svensk Bokkonst 2021.

Most photos taken by Alva Nylander