Nicky Enright, What on Earth (have you done)?
vinyl on plexiglass, 24x36" 2012
what on earth

What on Earth? explores the subtle yet intense relationships between visual text, aural sound, and literal meaning. It encourages the viewer to see and "hear" the words differently in each line, thereby changing the significance. There is an environmental interrogation here which can be interpreted in many ways. The original iteration of this piece was strictly concerned with the visual influence over meaning in text:

Nicky Enright, What on Earth (do you Mean)?
vinyl on plexiglass, 2010


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