Tetramir

Tetramir 11
Tetramir 11
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Tetramir 12
Tetramir 12
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Tetramir 13
Tetramir 13
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Tetramir 14
Tetramir 14
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Tetramir 15
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Tetramir 16
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Tetramir 17
Tetramir 17
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Tetramir 18
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Tetramir 19
Tetramir 19
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Tetramir 20
Tetramir 20
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Tetramir 1
Tetramir 1
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Tetramir 2
Tetramir 2
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Tetramir 3
Tetramir 3
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Tetramir 4
Tetramir 4
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Tetramir 5
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Tetramir 6
Tetramir 6
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Tetramir 7
Tetramir 7
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Tetramir 8
Tetramir 8
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Tetramir 9
Tetramir 9
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Tetramir 10
Tetramir 10
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Tetramir 21
Tetramir 21
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Tetramir 22
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Tetramir 23
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Tetramir 24
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About the Series: Tetramir

 

The scientific term tetramer is defined as “a molecule that consists of four structural subunits.” Since the drawings in this series can be divided into four identical sections, it seemed like the perfect term to describe them. With a personalized spin on the last syllable, they became Tetramirs.

 

Like all of my drawings, this series was a meditation in action. I start to draw not knowing what the final piece will look like. I start with one line or shape and that mark determines the next with little premeditation on my part. For the Tetramir Series, I draw thirty “identical” pieces. I systematically drew each line or shape on all thirty sheets of paper before moving on to the next shape. People tend to think that my work is digital, or digitally reproduced in someway, so I went in the extreme opposite direction and hand drew thirty versions of the same pattern.