Industry color names are, of course, at once fascinating and ridiculous.

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Found some discarded carpet sample tiles, and made a little interactive art piece with them.

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The tiles are mounted on a thin piece of plywood which is screwed onto the closet door.

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I typed up some color names of my own, laminated them, and invite guests to move the labels around as they see fit.

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detail4 I’d like to think the postmodern condition lies somewhere between thumbtack injury and searing joy. ⁂