Untitled Poem (information as non-duration), 2020

16x2 LCD, Arduino Uno, breadboard, 10k potentiometer, 9V battery, mirror mount, lighting C-clamp

5 inches x 4 inches x 4 ½ inches

Untitled Poem (information as non-duration) implements a poem through the use of non-volatile memory via C. Confined to two lines and sixteen characters, the work explores the ephemera of language, subverting its temporality with a loop. Its revealing configuration highlights its need for connection and power.

Poem reads:

i couldn't see/yet here i am

trying to find/where the image

goes beyond/time