Speaking Through Disemboweled Keys in a Swamp Yoda Is

02.14.12 Marina Galperina

In this messy project from Brooklyn-based photographer Henry Hargeaves and prop stylist Sarah Guido, vintage keyboard keys spell out Star Wars-ian proclamations and euphoniums, muchly in Yoda-speak and half submerged in a swamp. Let’s pretend this is Dagobah.

What’s the appeal of this series? The several different geek frequencies it operates on? The muddy, dirty post-Apocalyptic grit that reminds of Pieter Hugo’s Ghana junkyard series? Ah, the Zen of Yoda. What an engima.