Arnold J. Kemp: Kites


Designed by artist & writer Arnold J. Kemp, these 12-foot-long giants pay homage to renowned Bay Area experimental writer Leslie Scalapino (July 25, 1944 - May 28, 2010), whose poetry is featured along with the artist's own on the the printed fabric. 

Each kite made of printed Ripstop poly, nylon oxford & thread, & comes partly pre-assembled with four wooden dowels & string spooled-up for 5-18 mph winds of fun!

56" x 144"

Edition of 25.

Cut & sewn in Emeryville with a spool made in Nevada City, partly pre-assembled in San Francisco, CA. Printed with permission from the estate of Leslie Scalapino & The Post-Apollo Press.

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