I was listening to the great Invisibilia podcast from NPR on “the Secret Lives of Clothes” and they were discussing the power of clothes and a simple experiment where subjects say the color of a word they’re shown, but the word is the name of a different color. This proved pretty tricky for some folks, and I thought of this as a sort of simple mindfuck.
Classic Helvetica font with the colors mismatched/reversed.
This colorful composite image represents the Five Elements of Feng Shui wisdom, shown in totemic fashion from the bottom up > Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, and Water. The entire composition is my digital creation.