letterism


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letterism

Letters, symbols, and words placed in artistic juxtaposition; an art form popular in the 1950s.
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(37) Several pages from this metagraphy are illustrated in Jean-Paul Curtay's Letterism and Hypergraphics: The Unknown Avant-Garde, 1945-1985, Franklin Furnace, New York, 1985, unpaginated, but like halfway through.
"I employ [the] letterism of the Armenian alphabet to express my message," Arthur K.
Hands up, everyone who has heard of the Situationists, Letterism, or the Spartacus League...