Francisco Javier García

b. 1999, san diego
ucla art, ’21

“Drought club,” 2017–present

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self-translation tablets 1–4, 2020
set of 5 MDF tablets inscribed with poems written in a fictitious proto-latin script, 22" x 34"

 
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exercises in self-translation, 2020
performance documentation

 
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the duenos inscription, one of the easiest known uses of the latin alphabet, 700–500 bce
Staatliche Museen, Berlin

 
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diagram of the duenos inscription, 1881
Heinrich Dressel