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OBFUSCATE

OBFUSCATE

Kay Rosen OBFUSCATE 2008 Letterpress print

Image size:  21 1/4 x 13 1/4 inches  (54 x 33.7 cm)
Paper size:  22 x 14 inches  (55.9 x 35.6 cm)
Edition of 50
Signed and dated on reverse, edition numbering not determined
(Inventory #28768)

Obfuscate, 2008:
This work comes from Rosen’s interest in the form text could take and how it could function, to mirror the meaning of that word.  The form utilizes the normally verbal strategies involved with obfuscating (evasion, omissions, lies, backtracking, etc.) to foil (linear) reading.