Blind Box Project

The Blind Box Project examines artist Douglas Wilson‘s creative contribution to Chicago design firm Coudal Partners‘ ongoing Swap Meat, 15 wooden cigar box with found bits of random ephemera thoughtfully stacked within. As an inaugural series, DustBubble considers each component of the piece, attempting to restore its obscured cultural and historical significance. Central to this project is the hypothesis that a grouping of apparently unrelated objects will tend towards a surprisingly unified internal logic based on the subjective associations of the interpreter. See what’s been discussed so far…

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