Acrylic Glue-up

The Visible Futures Lab's artist in residence  Chika  is gluing up the parts to her acrylic light boxes with solvent cement and buffing out excess smudges.

The Visible Futures Lab's artist in residence Chika is gluing up the parts to her acrylic light boxes with solvent cement and buffing out excess smudges.

Solvent cement as the consistency of water before it cures and it is generally recommended to apply with a syringe for accuracy--as well as safety--so working with this adhesive requires patience and practice.

Solvent cement as the consistency of water before it cures and it is generally recommended to apply with a syringe for accuracy--as well as safety--so working with this adhesive requires patience and practice.

Chika is assembling a body of work combining her interest in geometric abstraction and light, creating 10 different variations of color and design.

Chika is assembling a body of work combining her interest in geometric abstraction and light, creating 10 different variations of color and design.

Here is one example.

Here is one example.