Speed Reading

A copy of the book “On the Road” by Jack Kerouac is turned on its side and has racing wheels from a pinewood derby kit attached. The book is brown and the background is pink.
“BOOKMOBILE: On the Road”, Elizabeth Meggs, mixed media gravity racer: Official Pinewood Derby™ Car Kit from Boy Scouts of America®, book, superglue, polyvinyl acetate glue, 2014

“BOOKMOBILE: On the Road”, Elizabeth Meggs, mixed media gravity racer: Official Pinewood Derby™ Car Kit from Boy Scouts of America®, book, superglue, polyvinyl acetate glue, 2014

(Maybe it isn’t the most aerodynamic car design . . . But it still can race, and at least it’s literary! 📕🚘😁)

You can read about the Gravity Racer event here: https://hyperallergic.com/149542/gallery-hosts-miniature-gravity-car-race-featuring-100s-of-artist-designed-chariots/

#Cars #Books #Racing #Literature #Literary #CarRacing #BookRacing #SpeedReading

(IMAGE AND TEXT COPYRIGHT ©ELIZABETH MEGGS)

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Elizabeth Meggs

Elizabeth Meggs

Elizabeth Meggs is a Brooklyn-based artist, designer, and writer. BFA: Virginia Commonwealth University; MFA: Pratt Institute