What do you get when you give a music-and-design-geek a laser and too much spare time?
Last weekend, it was a tortilla-chip recreation of Joy Division’s iconic Unknown Pleasures album cover. I like to call it the “Post-Punk Party Platter.”
For reference, here’s the original. Even if you’re not a fan, you may have seen references to it in popular culture. It’s actually a visualization of energy detected from the first pulsar detected, and there’s a great article on it here.
Eighty different layers, two cut from each corn tortilla, then fried in oil and arranged in order (I engraved a location 1-80 on each tortilla).