35 Sonnets is a collection of poems written in the Elizabethan style, self-published by Fernando Pessoa in 1918.
Each sonnet has been converted into a QR code, and then assembled in a spiralling flow in order to let emerge a 16th century portrait.
Can you find Sonnett I?
Limited printed editions are available on Aludibond (edition of five at 50 x70 cm), Canvas (edition of five at 50 x70 cm), Fine Art Paper, Hahnemüle 300g (edition of 20 at 50 x70 cm, and of 30 at 40x56 cm). The displayed price refers to the edition of 20 prints.
It is strongly suggested that fine art paper prints be protected with anti-glare or anti-reflective glass in order to allow for easy reading of the QR codes within the piece.
Depending on your mobile phone you may need a dedicated app in order to successfully scan these QRs: Scandit, QR Code, QRbot, QR Reader are just some examples.