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THE 55 TAGS

Discussion in 'Brick Slayers' started by imported_Tesseract, Sep 16, 2001.

  1. THE 55 TAGS

    Discussion started by imported_Tesseract - Sep 16, 2001

    Sorry about the poor quality,but i had to compress as much as i could in order to have low storage/bandwith.Yourphotos.com is giving me a hard time and ezshots.com(which i use now)has a limit
     
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    cinnamon toast crunch804 - Replied Sep 16, 2001

    i don't understand, but then im kinda slow
    but nice hand style
     
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  3. imported_Tesseract - Replied Sep 16, 2001

    There aint nothing hard to understand(*well...except my stupid text maybe..)
    What you see speaks for it self,i just want to know what you think about it...Thanx
     
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  5. ~i~hear~voices~ - Replied Sep 16, 2001

    dude very clean i havent heard of anything like this but its very fuckin clean....good shit man!!

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    here we go again motherfucker come on down and see the idiot right here,to fucked to beg and not afraid to care,whats the matter with calamity anyway? right? get the fuck outta my face/understad i cant feel anythng it isnt like i wanna sift through the decay i feel like a would ike i got a fuckin gun against my head you live when i am dead!~slipknot~
     
  6. imported_Tesseract - Replied Sep 16, 2001

    You are right,it was not clear on my previous note.I concider the paper as a flat surcafe with 2 dimensions.From your point of view everything is 3dimensional ,its true, our world exists and moves in 3dimensions.However physics and art differ in some cases.Science must always refer to actuality,art has the freedom and ability to refer to more hypothetical situations.
    Dont take my words so literaly,i know you understand what i meant.

    Did you really had to quote all 7 images?

    PEACE
     
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    dr. frink one - Replied Sep 16, 2001

    definitly interesting....
     
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    nipples-galore - Replied Sep 16, 2001

    Dude, those are fresh....i like the idea you're working with.

    I think Marcel Duchamp did something along those lines...but i cant remember what...maybe im imagining it. (not meant as any sort of criticism, just in case you wanted to see how someone else worked w/ a similar idea)

    either way, i like that stuff alot. pretty damn fresh.

    [This message has been edited by nipples-galore (edited 09-16-2001).]
     
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  9. imported_Tesseract - Replied Sep 16, 2001

    Thanks nipples,
    Duchamp and his generation were to concerned on the Dimensions thing.I think duchamp had a theory that has our 3dimensional world as a shadow of a 4dimensional world etc...
    He painted "The large glass" having these things in mind...aswell as many others.
     
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    boogie hands - Replied Sep 16, 2001

    finally, i get too see it.....
    very nice experiment, i really liked how the third one came out....
    whats the deal with the box though...i dont get it....

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    brick, brick ,brick...thats how i be up against your girlfriends ass...
     
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  11. imported_Tesseract - Replied Sep 16, 2001

    BOOGIE,In this project i worked with 55 tags,i felt that posting 5 of them is pretty much representative(sp?).Inside the box you can see all 55 of them.
    But there is more to it.
    Boxes work in almost the same way as those tags.They are big flat pieces of paper that fold in to a 3d geometrical shape.
     
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    boogie hands - Replied Sep 16, 2001

    aaahhh....heh, i didnt even think of that....thats good stuff, i wish i was creative enough to think of things like that....very nice concept

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    brick, brick ,brick...thats how i be up against your girlfriends ass...
     
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    dumpybottom - Replied Sep 17, 2001

    i think it's pretty cool in concept, and in implementation...
     
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  14. imported_Tesseract - Replied Sep 17, 2001

    http://www.ezshots.com/members/tesseract/images/tesseract-1.jpg'>
    [img]http://www.ezshots.com/members/tesseract/images/tesseract-2.jpg'>
    [img]http://www.ezshots.com/members/tesseract/images/tesseract-3.jpg'>
    [img]http://www.ezshots.com/members/tesseract/images/tesseract-4.jpg'>
    [img]http://www.ezshots.com/members/tesseract/images/tesseract-5.jpg'>
    [img]http://www.ezshots.com/members/tesseract/images/tesseract-8.jpg'>
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    [*]This is a work i did a while ago.It begins with a thought to bring 2D shapes in a 3D state,like folding a piece of paper.
    I used the general outline of a tag like a shape to be folded,mostly by locking the empty space beetween the letters with their extentions(arrows etc).
    Then i wanted to bring those "sculptures" to 2D again using photography.
    Anyways,enough with blah blah shit.
    The thing is that i'd like your thoughts on this,its kinda important to me.
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  15. imported_Tesseract - Replied Sep 17, 2001

    Thanx for the feedback...
    BUMP,i wanna hear some more.