Making History: UK
Making History began in the aftermath of 9-11 as an attempt to create a record of daily events in a time-based format. Using the Roman calendar, Wilner chooses a news event of interest to him each day and makes a drawing during that day on the appropriate part of the composition. Over the course of each month the images coalesce into a composite drawing that combines elements of cartoon, portraiture, cartography, typography and a smattering of poetry concrete into a surrealistic whole.
Made over the course of 2009, using the Guardian newspaper as a point of reference, Martin Wilner 's 'Making History:
Wilner's work can be found in numerous public and private collections including the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, The Jewish Museum in