asphalt paper

asphalt paper

[′a‚sfȯlt ′pā·pər]
(materials)
A paper that is coated or impregnated with asphalt.

asphalt paper

A paper sheet material that has been coated, saturated, or laminated with asphalt to increase its toughness and its resistance to water.
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The next step is to lay down asphalt paper, then the new shingles, followed by flashing and installing the ridge vent.
"Asphalt and Chalk," 2014-, the portion of the project here on view, is a series of large-scale chalk portraits on black asphalt paper. Spare white contour lines form schematic but charged images of faces overlain atop one another, creating a multiple-exposure effect that precludes the possibility of knowing exactly "whom" one is looking at.