After our amazing trip to Peru, what was clearly striking is the drastic change of landscapes within a close proximity. It was incredible to be in the amazon jungle of Machu Picchu, so wet and green, and a couple of days later in the dry desert while understanding their closeness in scale!
Probably one of the the craziest shifts of worlds on our plant earth ….. To juxtapose these opposite landscapes together is a form of Black hole. It is an unexpected jump from one world to another within a short distance. Something that helps understanding the gateway within a black hole and the scale of the journey ….
I am working on representing that shift/moment within my book with a black funnel connection.
What I am thinking about for this term is to make a new book that unfolds into a space… still thinking of the overall connecting shape of the fragmented scenes/pops. The shape will be of a possible architecture that reflects the knowledge and ideologies of the black hole.I’m still thinking about carving as a visual language , where you always see the negative of the paper , the void of the drawing .
You don’t fully understand a universe, without the importance of it’s black holes. Every universe or world is governed by it on a big scale and a small scale . I will try to transcribe the qualities of the bh on different scales and it will take different forms in my world such as: -The flip of the page //the unexpected jumps//An actual black hole funnel//Black hole circle (literally)//The cut outs of paper within the pages, the voids within the library//The narrative …