Unessay 2 features a personal art project related to the use of text in politics and the Trump Border Wall.
How I built the Trump Twitter Wall in SketchUp and the decisions I made in my project.
The mundane, profane and extraordinary–Trump’s tweets will memorialize the character and arc of his presidency.
The graffiti and political protest art–excellent examples of text art–expected on the Mexico Side of the Trump Twitter Wall evokes the Berlin Wall graffiti.
The history and art of the Berlin Wall informs my project.
Political cartoonist Gerald Scarfe and his prescient imagery about all the walls we encounter, including the Trump Border Wall.
I used the proposed Trump Border Wall to explore the nature of political speech and protest.