ITSOK Fluorescents by Sighn



Artist Sighn has made fifty sets of fluorescent-painted cutouts saying "IT'S OK" as part of his limited edition of one million.


Sighn began cutting the pieces by hand from scrapwood in his workshop last year - see our previous story. He expects the project to take up to 60 years to complete.


"I've been working away on the project, and close to cutting 5,000 so far," says Sighn.


"I know I have a ways to go, but it's such a fun process."


The fluorescent editions are numbered 4,191 to 4,440 and are available in sets of five from Multi Polar Projects.


For every piece sold Sighn plants a tree through the Arbor Day Foundation.


Watch a movie about the process here.


Here's a little information from Sighn:


ITSOK Fluorescent 5 Piece Set
Hand cut by Sighn

These pieces are numbered 4,191 - 4,440 as a part of the "Limited" Edition of 1 Million.

Each set of 5 is in numerical order.

2.5" x 3" x .5" Basswood

Limited to 50 sets.

The face of each piece is painted in a fluorescent color. The Florescent 5 Set includes: Pink, Orange, Green, Blue, & Yellow

5 trees are planted through The Arbor Day Foundation for every ITSOK Set purchase

Posted on Wednesday August 19th 2009 at 12:23 pm by . Copyright policy | Comments policy

  • Cristian

    “part of his limited edition of one million” . Yeah. Very Exclusive and limited.

  • “Limited edition of one million” makes me laugh.

    I really dig this guy’s work altho’ this project isn’t one of my favourites.

  • mcmlxix

    At least Pop Specs had a use before going off to the landfill.

  • bodkin

    Sighn is not ok

  • sis

    somebody wants to ensure his pension

  • J*

    when useless ideas meet mass production. Why o why? It’s not ok to me…

  • I love it and I think it’s ok.
    I like the whole idea of repeating an action. This is beyond the final product.

  • If you say ‘it’s ok’ a million times, and make 200,000 sets of five, it’s like a mantra…and when all those people see it, and say it in their minds, maybe it WILL all start to be okay.

  • Dev

    i don’t get it and “it’s NOT ok”

  • Manuel

    Another one who wants to become famous without an idea!
    Go and get a real job man!

  • m

    i’m so glad to see that so many people think this is as pointless as i think it is.

    it doesn’t seem so ‘green’ if you consider the use of power tools to create something so useless.

    i’ll be extremely happy if someone can correct me about all this if there is something amazing about it that i’ve missed…