Tom Phillips <3 Beautiful rain which the rain drops are small letters. Using pages from books and pens which i like. I like the idea that you can make a story or statement with one text and highlighting words or phrases. Creative and unique and makes you look and read between the lines
Make Some Thing: Black-Out Poetry @ Berkley Public Library September 30, 2015 In celebration of Banned Books Week, we will engage in a little "creative censoring" of our own, taking pages of existing text and redacting all the words we don't want to keep to create our own, new poetic creations! All teens welcome
likeafieldmouse: “ Tom Phillips - A Humument (1966-73) “In 1966 Phillips set himself a task: to find a second-hand book for threepence and alter every page by painting, collage and cut-up techniques...
The concept of hiding and revealing type on the printed page and creating an art object is reminescent of Tom Philips’ treated novel; the humument, in which he drew and painted over 360 pages of dense type. The results of which are brilliant and can be found reproduced online on this excellent website: http://www.humument.com/gallery/tetrad/0/001010/index.html