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Deception is everywhere. ---->>>

When I accepted the commission, I had something of an epiphany in the research I did about the agency, actually the science of espionage. I realized there is a connection between the sciences and the invisible forces of man. ---->>>

I chose to deal with the science of cryptography. Cryptography began in mathematics. Codes were developed, even from Caesar's time, based on number theory and mathematical principles. I decided to use those principles and designed a work that is encoded. ---->>>

What affected me most profoundly was the realization that the sciences of cryptography and mathematics are very elegant, pure sciences. I found that the ends for which these pure sciences are used are less elegant. ---->>>

There are moments in history that people should be reminded of. ---->>>

All my high school papers were written in the rare book room. ---->>>

Going from the written, flat word to the three-dimensional object, that was one of the more enriching things that I've done. ---->>>

I've always considered myself a nonfiction artist. ---->>>


James Sanborn profile (james-sanborn.jpg)
Nationality: American
Born: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Sculptor

Jim Sanborn (born Herbert James Sanborn Jr., November 14, 1945 in Washington, D.C.) is an American sculptor. He is best known for creating the encrypted Kryptos sculpture at CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia.(wikipedia)