The work of South African artist James Beckett (*1977) stems from research-based activity, looking quite naturally backwards. The evolution in specific areas of the industrial revolution have played muse; such as the foundation of synthetic color manufacture and its relationship to BASF, and the cultural implications of vacuum tubes for the Dutch firm Philips. His […]
'untitled plottings' living registration
Various source material plotted using self made printer,
each print 70 x 100cm, white marker, paint marker, eraser on card
Source material includes:
Physical Characteristics of Children, (as related to death and injury for consumer product design and use).
Source: University of Michigan, 1975
Various fires in relation to Smoke Alarm Tests
Source: National Institute of Standards and Technology, 2001
Various Bridge lengths across the U.S., including Hawaii, Minnesota etc.
Source: National Bridge Database