chinese whispers

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A series of projects in which drawings are copied by other people in Chinese whisper chains.

Leading to research - both empirical and playful - and some insights into drawing, perception, and language.

other pages on this site show some of the diversions the project took

crane-fly, translations and espacos do desenho residency, where titles or descriptions added by new participants suggest readings for the ambiguous images generated.

see natural selection and darwinian big draw where populations of drawings are evolved by Darwinian laws

for some more formal research see art and psychology and art and computer science