Why we are disappointed

  Yesterday, after the light was gone; and where is all this leading? And, he is asking, if art, then what for? Or he is not even questioning that, as also the point of questioning it is vanishing fast. “We’re not getting any younger, you know? And not getting anywhere, or at least, so it… Continue reading Why we are disappointed

Bifurcation

  I would be ridiculous saying, ‘I love the people,’ since I am the same as they are. Lacerated, but absent. My laceration is more confusing, my absence certainly. —Georges Bataille, Guilty

Der Destruktive Charakter

Berlin, March 2017

Es könnte einem geschehen, daß er, beim Rückblick auf sein Leben, zu der Erkenntnis käme, fast alle tieferen Bindungen, die er in ihm erlitten habe, seien von Menschen ausgegangen, über deren »destruktiven Charakter« alle Leute sich einig waren. Er würde eines Tages, vielleicht zufällig, auf diese Tatsache stoßen, und je härter der Chock ist, der… Continue reading Der Destruktive Charakter

Shuddering Temporality

Walking Project

What does this mean to nascent ecological awareness? Humans are not totally in charge of assigning significance and value to events that can be statistically measured. The worry is not, that the world will end, as in the old model of dis-astro, but wether the end of the world is already happening, or wether perhaps… Continue reading Shuddering Temporality

Die Blendung

Die Spiegelreflexkamera – den Moment, in dem das Bild aufgenommen wird, verpassen wir, damit die Kamera sehen kann. 

As Simple As Possible

Walking Project

manifesto The things I make are variable, as simple as possible, reproducible. They are components of a space; since they are like building elements, they can always be rearranged into new combinations or positions. Thus, they alter the space. I leave this alteration to the consumer who thereby again and anew participates in the creation.… Continue reading As Simple As Possible

Life of Paper Cup

Walking Project

Humans are not totally in charge of assigning significance and value to events that can be statistically measured. The worry is not wether the world will end, as in the old model of the dis-astron, but wether the end of the world is already happening, or wether it might already have taken place. A deep… Continue reading Life of Paper Cup