Final Frame: Type Case

Final Frame: Type Case

Gregory Han
Oct 20, 2011


Once used for holding collections of cast metal type pieces, typesetter cases are often found at flea markets, antique shops and furniture shops. Sure we've seen them plenty used decoratively or for storage. But Martin Bircher saw the potential for using yesteryear's tech and merging it with 125 computer controlled LED lights to create a unique art piece displaying supersized pixels. Up close, they're just flashing lights...step further back and the message is revealed.

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