2016/10: Virtuous Citizens

The full US Constitution (4,543 words) randomized.

Both the shaper of history and its plaything, the US Constitution contains a profoundly influential cocktail of words.

The struggle to own their meaning is the story of the United States.

As someone now living in the US, it has become my struggle too.

Whose interpretation of these words will prevail?

The NRA or The Sierra Club? Hamilton or Madison? We the People or the 1%? Or my own interpretation, where I have randomly reconfigured the 4,543 words to lose all meaning, except that of art.

Dimensions: 89 X 74 inches.
Medium: Ink & paint on board.
Price: Enquire via contact page.

Populism: pop·u·lism (pŏp′yə-lĭz′əm).

A political ideology that holds that virtuous citizens are mistreated by a small circle of elites,
who can be overthrown if the people recognize the danger and work together.

Dimensions: 54 X 37 inches.
Medium: Ink & paint on board.