Category Archives: Mapping

Metaphor As An Artistic Tool

I use the alien symbol or logo as a metaphor or artistic tool. What does the alien present? Or what is it a metaphor for? It’s about me feeling alienated in the west, like a legal alien and foreigner. I … Continue reading

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Repository of Insight

  This quote is relevant to my thinking because it is conveying my dismay of capitalism, and its effect as system on the government. When we have a system that is only profit based and apply to the government and … Continue reading

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Lady Bedouin Five Word Composite Map

  Creativity   Imagination Collaboration   Manifestation DIY The use of the imagination or original ideas, especially in the production of an artistic work. The faculty or action of forming new ideas, or images or concepts of external objects not present … Continue reading

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Ghostwritten Statements

Eric Love is a visual artist and musician who felt something is missing in his artistic experience. Painting in his studio, feeling lonely, and hoping that people would turn into his art events didn’t satisfy him. He asked himself why … Continue reading

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Etymology of an Artist

Art: |ärt|Middle English: via Old French from Latin ars, art- . Archaic or dialect 2nd person singular present of be. Community: late Middle English: from Old French comunete, reinforced by its source, Latin communitas, from communis (see common) . Imagine: … Continue reading

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Seeing the Doubleness & More

I do agree with Levi-Strauss when he said, things that matter happen along binary lines. I think that’s how creation began. The darkness and the nothingness need contrast, and light. I think the reason for that might be because it … Continue reading

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Pairing Words + Images

The following project has been heavily inspired by the work of the photographer Madeline Zappala. Harmonious relationship between image and word:  Creating an image/word relationship that is a collision, a rupture: Combine word and image to realize a state of … Continue reading

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