Intercultural Calligraphy

Trinker points out Xu Bing’s “square word calligraphy.” These beautiful examples of words as visual art that cross language and culture both is and isn’t exactly what it looks like: there’s a lot more there than you can see with a glance.


Xu Bing is a Chinese artist living in the United States, and a Macarthur fellow. Laurie and Debbie say “Check it out.”

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