ariel schlesinger: graffiti printer
ariel schlesinger: graffiti printer
jun 24, 2010

ariel schlesinger: graffiti printer

israeli artist ariel schlesinger combines classic spray can graffiti with the some technological know-how for his graffiti printer project. this unique device uses five individual spray paint cans to prints words much like an inkjet printer. while it might seem that the device would use some advanced digital technology, it actually inputs information using paper punch cards. each card is perforated with the desired output text, written in five lines of pixels. the machine reads the card as it moves along a wall, spraying the corresponding can to create a large scale version of the text in paint.

ariel schlesinger: graffiti printer

ariel schlesinger: graffiti printer

ariel schlesinger: graffiti printer

  • This has been done, but still great idea.
    Check out: bikes against bush, Joshua Kinberg, Chalkbot (for those of you who don’t follow the Tour de France and have never heard of Lance Armstrong)

  • It’s pretty simple……..THIS IS NOT GRAFFITI!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • excellent

    Dr. Design
  • i love it!!!!
  • That is wonderful.

  • Interesting mechanism, great idea of implementation. Would be really awesome a colored version with a little more resolution to print some pixel art.


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