Enjoy the view: I, Must, Confess, I, Still, Believe: Six Thousand Google Results  Digital printing, Paper, Pins

2011

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Enjoy the view: I, Must, Confess, I, Still, Believe: Six Thousand Google Results explores the fluid nature of word meanings as indicated by the endless and ever-changing images associated with them. Words and images have specific meanings dependent on cultural, events, political climates, etc.  The words “I, Must, Confess, I, Still, Believe” were googled resulting in over 6000 image results. The resulting images were presented in proportion to the size of their digital files, individually cut and pinned to a wall.

For every installation of the piece, it is essential that a Google search is done as close to installation date as possible in order to reveal the words’ truest “meanings”. Images were grouped together based on word search
and organized in “sentence” form. Visually, the result is a topographic map of meaning for that specific moment in time.