Most of what you find on this site will be an archive of my work that I have done over the last number of years.

Lined Up Imperfectly

The collection has clothlike qualities but still lies in fundamental structures as we experiment and try to understand the intersection between the rigid and fluid. #1 #2 #3 #4

September 30, 2022 · 1 min · 29 words · Chris Ried

Granular Blocks of Play

I’ve been experimenting with creating blocks or rectangles with various color gradients using the pixelated variations. It is by far a most satisfying when you can then take it and use sin waves to give the edges a little more interesting flow.

March 7, 2022 · 1 min · 42 words · Chris Ried

Celestial Collisions

The following project spanned across 800 editions that were released on FXHash in Dec 2021. Conceptually, this was a meditation on scale and collision. Scale is intuitively misunderstood by humans. We have a poor judgement how big, or how small things really are as we do not have a reference of comparison. It may be due to the fact that these scales are recent discoveries. We have seen stars for millenium, but we have not had a good understanding at their size until… The same goes for really small items....

December 21, 2021 · 2 min · 341 words · Chris Ried

Asemic Palimpsest

Fonts, texts and pens have always been a part of who I am. Much of my growing up years

October 28, 2021 · 1 min · 19 words · Chris Ried

Geometric Meditations

These are some of my favorite things.. the grid and then building an image inside each of the grids has a sense of satisfaction to me. I am not quite sure what that is, but it is quite swell.

October 28, 2021 · 1 min · 39 words · Chris Ried