Michael Winkler is active/lives in Maine, Ohio. Michael Winkler is known for abstract, conceptual.
Biography Michael Winkler
The following, submitted November 2004, is from the artist whose website is winklerwordart.com
Since the early 80's, Michael Winkler has explored the visual results of converting written language into abstract forms. He uses the spelling of words as encoded instructions for the creation of abstract imagery: In this ongoing project, the 26 letters of the Roman Alphabet are represented by a unique circular arrangement of 26 points. By drawing lines, which interconnect the letter-points in the sequence of the spelling of a word (in any language which can be written using the Roman Alphabet), an abstract image is created. There are 325 possible connecting lines within the circle of 26 points, which in combination create an almost infinit
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