TXTS IN THE AGE OF MECHANICAL REPRODUCTION
This project is an ongoing series of letterpress prints that sources texts from my Twitter archive (@breanne). I started using Twitter in 2007, circa flip phones, and the entries contain notes to self, dumb jokes & stoner puns, celebrity sightings, fake celebrity sightings, and bits of conversations. Only on occasion will I post a RT.
This project has been made possible by participation in the following artist residency programs: Kala Institute, Berkeley, CA; Women's Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY; Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Nebraska City, NE.
The Women's Studio Workshop wrote a great post about the project here. And in 2014, I performed a formal reading of selections from my Twitter account called 86 BAD VIBES.
I created the first collection of prints at the Kala Institute in 2010: