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Aglomerados de fibras sintéticas, que mais não são do que plástico (sim, o poliéster das nossas roupas também é um polímero, ou plástico), formam assentos quando derretidos e enformados. 230 more words

Spring in the Anthropocene

If the earth were nature and growth were spring the season of renewed warmth and energy would look like this in December.

Instead, it’s the humans who keep themselves in their fences.


QUOTING: "The Origin of Merz" or "the painting's cheek"



I had a so-called friend, he was a doctor, his name was Schenzinger. I was to paint his portrait.

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'Autobiography of Kurt Schwitters'

The facts of one’s life are not especially interesting to write about: one can’t lie, one hasn’t experienced anything significant, and yet one lives.

Kurt Schwitters: ‘Autobiography of Kurt Schwitters’ 1926.

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Kurt Schwitters - 'A King without People'

We have just finished our first two projects of third year, both centred around the work of Kurt Schwitters – specifically, his fairytales. For the Design Communication side of the course we were given one of his fairytales which we had to interpret into a tangible object. 228 more words

Graphic Design

Ormonde J. Merz and Ohio Caverns - How a Colorful Landmark Led to Bad Blood - 52 Ancestors 2015 #41

The theme suggested for week 41 of 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks was “Colorful.” I have already written about a number of colorful ancestors, so I needed to get even more creative than ever with the theme. 758 more words

52 Ancestors In 52 Weeks