Film still from Word as Image (2)
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Word as Image” is a design project by Ji Lee. The challenge was to “create an image out of a word, using only the letters in the word itself.” [1] The end result is a fascinating exploration of typography and symbology.

Film still from Word as Image (3)
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1. "Word as Image." youtube.com. Retrieved on January 18th, 2012.

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Adriana is the Webby Award–winning designer, editor of Scene360 magazine and author of "Tat'oo" book. Acquiring 20 years of writing experience in fine arts, Adriana has dedicated her time to documenting the lives and work of tattooists. Published also on Inked, Skin Deep, Tattoo Life and more. Follow the author @ Instagram and view more articles.

January 18, 2012 Design Typography Video