Published in 23 BCE, Roman poet Horace wrote an ode in Latin, part of which translates to English as, “Pluck the day, trusting as little as possible in the next one". Over the centuries we have turned this into the quip, ’Seize the day’.
Part of the OurTown Series, Carpe Diem is a digitally choreographed phonetography image. This print has been captured with full color and clarity on 19ml, watercolor cold press, cotton rag paper. The matte texture of this paper produces a beautifully soft, gallery finish.