No matter where technology is now, it feels good to see a tangible thought process–edited, erased, written over, scratched out, or even completed.
Artist Alejandro Guijarro’s current show documents the blackboards of quantum mechanics calculations in various stages of progress. Some of the most expressive are those that have been erased but still leave a palimpsest of past work. Another is completely covered in calculations topped off by the word HONK. Nostalgia for the win.