Ana Paula Caldas Sets Letters On Fire for Art

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published: Jul 27, 2009 • References: flickr &
Ana Paula Caldas' 'Type in Flames' project is one pyromaniacs will appreciate--even if they don't give a hoot about typography. The project is essentially a flaming O, and it's an incendiary art piece in more ways than one.

Is it a commentary on traditional media, or on consumerism? You'll have to ask Ana Paula Caldas to find out, as she doesn't divulge the meaning of 'Type in Flames' outright.

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