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All-Encompassing, Christina Ondrus


Used poser
17 1/2 x 28"
from X-TRA

This poster project is derived from a series of text-based drawings, called All-Encompassing, which uses phrases and diagrams that attempt to describe the ineffable magnitude of the cosmos. Inscribed tablets serve as visual reference for these delicate graphite drawings. A recessed shadow makes carved inscription visible, but here, a poster made at the same scale as the original drawing uses reflective metallic ink to illuminate the text on an opaque matte background. From a distance, the text appears as a series of indecipherable vertical marks, perhaps a mystical code. Upon closer inspection, the text is revealed as legible, while the illusive nature of language remains. The interplay of light and shadow visualize revelation and concealment.

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