Backstories

Posted by on Jul 31, 2008 in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

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Saw this recently late one night on a side street of Ol’ Camden Town.

V unprepossessing house/shopfront.

The point is how readily I created backstories of the “person” behind the sign. Who they are and why they had to go for help…

Another example of our amazing ability with Other People. Y’see that’s our specialist subject and 

2 Comments

  1. David Jennings
    July 31, 2008

    Hi Mark, Just to let you know this piece is by writer and artist Tim Etchells (see mention on his blog http://www.timetchells.com/notebook/july-2008/neon-london/) of Forced Entertainment. Cheers, David

  2. Lindsay Sue
    August 3, 2008

    I often wonder and create backstories for people. Regardless of who they are, I have to make up something about them in order to justify their actions. Sometimes it can be very consuming.