Desperate Calligraphy

Desperate Calligraphy is a series of five movie studio idents depopulated of the logos, typography and any evidence of human occupation rendered in mezzotint etching, the laborious process that grew from the technique for erasing mistakes in more traditional etchings.

 

Desperate Calligraphy (Colombia)

2014-5

Black and white mezzotint on paper

Desperate Calligraphy (Disney)

2014-5

Black and white mezzotint on paper

Desperate Calligraphy (Paramount)

2014-5

Black and white mezzotint on paper

Desperate Calligraphy (Universal)

2014-5

Black and white mezzotint on paper

Desperate Calligraphy (Warner Bros)

2014-5

Black and white mezzotint on paper