UFO’s from Behind the Iron Curtain
Williams’ Beat Time
An animated font put together by sougwen:Kinecdysis (Grapheme) is inspired by the motif of ecdysis (from Ancient Greek: ἐκδύω, ekduo, to take off, strip off).At the epilogue of transformation, what remains? Ecdysis is the process of shedding or casting off the exoskeleton in invertebrate organisms. As a metaphor for writing, it is in equal parts an assemblage, homage and exorcism of the self in all its prior iterations. It is the verbal vestige that forms the story of our private ecdysis… within it, the narratives that contain the modicum of our memory.You can try typing out some lines at the Kinecdysis site here
Terukazu Fujisawa, founder of Japan’s Yodobashi Camera retail chain, is the proud new owner of a unique piece of photographic history: a Hasselblad 500 camera that was used on the moon during the Apollo 15 mission in 1971. The Japanese collector won a hotly contested auction with a bid of 550,000 euros, which together with a premium for the auctioneers’ expenses brings its total price to 660,000 euros or just over $910,000.
oil on canvas, 36” x 48”,