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Text art pictures created with basic keyboard characters in fixed width fonts.  http://asciiartist.com  
Curated by Laura Brown
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THETEXTISTHETEXT: Visual Poetry VS. Text Art

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An exhibition of word images, a self-styled smith/melville mash-up, is taking place...

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A Poem I found while looking for text based images

A Poem I found while looking for text based images | ASCII Art | Scoop.it

This poem is called “Il Pleut” by Apollinaire, and this is its translation:

 

It’s Raining

 

It’s raining women’s voices as if they had died even in memory
And it’s raining you as well marvellous encounters of my life O little
drops
Those rearing clouds begin to neigh a whole universe of auricular cities
Listen if it rains while regret and disdain weep to an ancient music
Listen to the bonds fall off which hold you above and below

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