Meg Hitchcock’s work is composed of letters and words cut from paper to create intricate designs. She finds her source material in books, particularly religious texts, and in her own hand-typed pages. The words that Hitchcock chooses reflects her interest in religion and psychology. She is also interested in words that evoke common associations while eliciting subjective reactions. Language is an imperfect form of communication, yet an isolated word can often resonate with memory and emotion. As she type sa word over and over, its meaning slowly fades until all that is left is ink, paper, and the sound of the typewriter keys. Through this ritual of painting, typing, cutting, and gluing, Hitchcock creates a field of symbols that resists a single interpretation. Once the meaning of a word is dissolved, what remains is an essence, a signifier of its former content
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Hat Hare Company Pop-Up
Customization and styling consultations
2/13 + 2/14
12 pm - 9 pm
Hat Hare Company has become one of the buzziest local fashion items in Miami. Making one-of-a-kind custom hats, her fedoras are objets d’art and coveted by the chic and trendy throughout the city. For the first time, founder Destin will do a pop-up workshop, giving personal consultations about ideas for their hats, creating pieces that will express the identity and style of the owner.