The materials: hundreds of magazine clippings, double-sided tape, and sharpies.
Explaining the ground rules of Session Two.
Let the games begin!
The first circles are placed down, and Session Two begins.
The magazine clippings could only be cut into half circles and quarter circles. Eventually, after a group vote, eighths were allowed.
Lusine contemplates the letter F.
Some letters were ripped up and restarted completely.
Doubled-sided tape proved to be far less messy than Session One's glue.
Designers state their case for a completed letter.
Letters are only deemed complete with a unanimous vote.
Final letters taking shape with the last round of additions.
The gang and their completed alphabet. Session Two saw the return of Gestalt veterans Jeanette and Anthony.
The aftermath of Gestalt Session Two.
The team: (from left to right) Alex Flannery, Lusine Katrjyan, Andrew Clark, Jeanette Pidi, Charles Leenstra, Anthony Inciong, Mike Sulick (host), Kevin Greene, Joe Piccirilli, Jed Empleo, and Martin Flores (not pictured, as he had to leave early). All session photography courtesy of Joe Piccirilli.