Red Light District

RED LIGHT DISTRICT

A book set based on serendipity for Midi Matilda’s EP, Red Light District.

More Info

These books started with the idea of creating a new type of visual experience that can go hand in hand with lyrical music. The books consist of Google images selected by a system of chance. The images correlate to each lyric of each song of Midi Matilda’s EP, Red Light District.

Credits

Creative Direction, Design Aleksandr Khomyakov

Support Cathy Lee

Printing Lulu

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A reference guide for each word from the lyrics to an image in the book.
A reference guide for each word from the lyrics to an image in the book.

Each book has a unique feel, though some words (ex. pronouns and determiners) often repeat and link each book. Word used: I (1)
Each book has a unique feel, though some words (ex. pronouns and determiners) often repeat and link each book. Word used: I (1)

Each number acts as a reference to a word in the lyrics (in this case
Each number acts as a reference to a word in the lyrics (in this case Red Light District) and as a page number. Words used: can (2), see (3)

The serendipitous pairing of two images tell their own narrative. Words used: of (12), a (13)
The serendipitous pairing of two images tell their own narrative. Words used: of (12), a (13)

says (18), my (19)
says (18), my (19)

middle (28), of (29)
middle (28), of (29)

soul (74), Don’t (75)
soul (74), Don’t (75)

you (76), let (77)
you (76), let (77)

no (94), one (95)
no (94), one (95)

where (100), is (101)
where (100), is (101)

I (120), could (121)
I (120), could (121)

beliefs (140), break (141)
beliefs (140), break (141)

think (150), you (151)
think (150), you (151)

body (188), and (189)
body (188), and (189)

a (200), woman (201)
a (200), woman (201)

need (222), one (223)
need (222), one (223)