This alphabet explores the concept of appropriation, one of the prevailing idioms in popular culture today. Existing art and music are constantly being borrowed, updated, and revamped in to something new.
The set was created by taking pieces of baroque pattern and wallpaper, tracing the different forms and reshaping them in to the different letters. The base letter forms are hand drawn interpretations of calligraphy in the Book of Kells. The end result is a fusion of modern and medieval style. Each letter was then ink jet printed 5"x 5" and mounted in a grid.