2018. Ink on paper. 841 x 594 mm.
The work is from an on-going series of hand-drawn / written and digital recreations of secondary sourced internet images, utilising the images’ embedded code as a visual medium (material), the repetitive process reintroduces ‘physicality’ and ‘labour’ to the easily sourced images, through the use of an ‘unspoken’ or ‘cryptic’ language.https://geoffhenman.com/ https://www.tate.org.uk/art/images/work/N/N05/N05939_10.jpg (Accessed 16/01/18)
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