Turner Hilliker – Words


c. 2013
edition size 50

16 x 12


Words is a portion of dialogue from Conversation Portraits, an ongoing series which utilizes text as image to visualize a verbal personality.
A one-color, hand-pulled screenprint on French Paper Company’s Smart White paper. Due to the nature of hand-pulled screenprints, each print has a unique character to it.

silk screen printed cover and black and white laser printed text pages

Turner Hilliker has always called Northern Virginia his home. When he was younger he would build model airplanes, take apart appliances, and draw his own creations when action figures were not enough. In 2011 he received his MFA in Book Arts and Printmaking from the University of the Arts. He is currently investigating the nature of character in his work.

About Alicia Bailey


Turner Hilliker – Words

by Alicia Bailey time to read: <1 min