Jochen Gros: Outlines of a new visual GRAMMAR: form 123,1988

"A new language is going to be a language of icons, it's going to be graphics".  Timothy Leary


The digital age provides an unprecedented chance to resolve the ancient controversy between word and image,  between reason and emotion

in an equally elaborate use of both: alphabet and pictorial script – inducing a synergy of both halves of our brain.


This essay is published English/German in form 264, 2016

Download with additional pictograms: Word of the Year.pdf