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Hello,â€¨ â€¨ I thought that maybe some of you could be pleased to discover the work of contemporary artist and ceramist Yohei Nishimura, if you don't already know it. â€¨ Cooked at 1200 degrees, miraculously â€œfossilizedâ€ by the magic of the electric kiln acting like a time accelerator, Yohei Nishimuraâ€™s fired books are moving far beyond their fragile beauty. Whilst the link with the autodafÃ© appears obvious, what really takes places is a conservation or even a revelation, not a destruction. Admittedly the ink gradually disappears during the ten long hours of firing, but it is a