Dissolving Written Language 字非文,文非字

一扁文章可理解作一個符號的合集。當我們按照一定的規律去排列這些符號時,文章便成為傳達概念的工具。為了有效傳達概念,我們會在排列符號時加入各種限制,如統一的字體、字距、顏色等。而這個實驗就是探討將這些限制消除後的狀態;文章的每個字(符號)都使用隨機的字體、字距、顏色等,令限制逐一消失,文章本來的意義將越見模糊,模糊的結果是純粹的圖像,限制的消失意味著重新賦予文章一個視覺上的意義。 Written language is essentially a collection of symbols. By carefully composing these symbols, a passage evolves to become an idea delivery device. The composition of these symbols usually comes with restrictions in a sense that we will choose a limited number of typefaces, font sizes, colors etc. so as t...
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