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Frank Singleton has been making typewriter art at least since the 1980’s and Ramble is his most recent book – a dictionary of (some of) the English language. Limited to 30 copies, it’s available at the Western New York Book Arts Center in Buffalo. h/t: Robert Doerfler

The Sysop is busy at Cottonwood BBS, via Dan James.

By Daniel Givens. Interactive 3D-version available here.

Typewriter map of Africa by the cartographer Daniel Huffman. It was done by resizing a map of Africa into 75×60 pixels, add a shaded relief, categorize each pixel according to intensity, convert it to ASCII, add details in Illustrator, and then type it on a typewriter.

More info and images here.

Ad from Boys’ Life, October 1936. Write a typey to win a typewriter. h/t: @mwichary

Colourized ASCII art at NASA using an IBM System/370 in 1981, via. Or… EBCDIC art?

ASCII skull tattoo by Chris Sanford.

By Leslie Roberts, 2013-2016. “My paintings translate words into visual language.“ h/t: garadinervi

Perl Quine Scarf by @knityak, available here. A quine is a program that copies its own source code as output.