20200724 Token
(Mis)representations of things for other things


20200705 Perfect
Far from
20200618 Violence
Violence erupts from silence.

20200615 Silence
Silence is inert.

20200607 BLM
Black Lives Matter
20200528 Fantastical
The final(ish) version of a record label logotype by a friend came from old Rush album cover typography. “Fantastical” defines that style of cover for me.

20200524 Palm
Gogo and I were chatting on video showing what the weather was like between London and San Francisco when she commented on the palm tree in front of our house. She missed seeing them and living in California.

20200518 Peephole
Random word.

20200512 Gem Spa
A New Yorker article on the closing of a beloved and historic corner market in Washington Square due to COVID-19 got to me.

20200506 Florian Schneider
Thanks for the music. Thanks for the inspiration. Thanks for everything.

20200504 Good Morning
Good Morning by Yasujirō Ozu keeps popping into my mind during these dark days and it makes me feel lighter.
20200427 On the Waterfront
This movie still leaves a lasting impression.

20200419 Inspect
Everyone is looking at and analyzing everything right now.

20200414 Bear
Random word.

20200410 Mask
Everyone is wearing masks now and my wife has been making them for people.

20200406 Good Egg
Gotta look for the good in people as well as the good people in these times. 

20200402 Distance
Staying away from other people, even on the street as you pass by, will take some getting used to. I feel like I’m ignoring everyone.
20200330 Wash Your Hands
Everyone learned how to wash their hands.

20200329 Coltrane
I ended up listening to a lot of Alice Coltrane.

20200322-26 Quarantine
The start of Quarantine here in San Francisco. Each Quarantine collage is composed of the same root images found on March 22.

20200315 Merge
Random word.

20200308 Bond
I joined my friends at BOND to open a San Francisco studio.

20200301 Formula 1
Word challenge for this name: avoid car images.
20200221 Pigeon
Random common word.

20200218 Gnostic
A word that came up in conversation.

20200216 TV
A common abbreviation and challenge to make from countless cliche images.

20200209 Pope
Random word.

20200202 Swiss Cheese
Random word.

20200201 If....
Lindsay Anderson is the only somewhat famous man named Lindsay. To help people remember my name I run down a list of famous Lindsays from various eras: Lindsay Anderson, Lindsey Buckingham, Lindsay Wagner, or Lindsay Lohan. Only one person has known who Lindsay Anderson is so far. Also, I think If.... is a great British film.
20200126 Roller Coaster
Random word.

20200126 Lubalin
Herb Lubalin was a well-known typographer and designer. I was looking for words on the book spines in my library.

20200120 Orange
Common word challenge to not show an orange.

20200119 MLK
Remembering MLK.

20200118 Mutualism
A show I heard on NTS one random Saturday was from the Manchester label Mutualism. The show was inspiring and the word was new to me.

20200117 Jetty
Random word. 

20200112 Studio
I was sitting in my studio. 

20200103 Toby Dammit
Fellini’s contribution to the movie Spirits of the Dead (1968). I skipped the others. Terrence Stamp was amazing.
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