the pun of the charm

Exploiting the technology of language, homophonic and homonymic puns allow objects simultaneously to be both what they are and what they aren't while garnering significant potential for philosophical consideration in the age of high-fidelity scanning, hyper-realistic rendering, and near limitless possibility for image and dimensional reproduction. 3D-printed charms: steel trap (steel) and black box (acrylic). (2013)