Archive for January, 2009


30/01/2009

KLOSTERFELDE

On Tobias Buche, Neil Campbell, Ulrike Heise and Dan Peterman for Frieze.


29/01/2009

FAREWELL

Stefan Zeyen’s short film of a woman looking back from a car, as she leaves you behind.


29/01/2009

FREEZE

The effect of trauma is precisely to freeze people in time.

Jacqueline Rose, LRB


28/01/2009

Te souviens-tu de ma tristesse

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28/01/2009

ARCANE ARSENAL

Magic – that arcane arsenal of techniques for pulling power down from the stars and up from the elements, based on a cosmic cat’s cradle of occult sympathies and antipathies.

Anthony Grafton, “But they burned Giordano Bruno!”, NYRB, 20/11/2008


28/01/2009

THE MADNESS OF DISTANCE

Do you recall the discussion between Durkheim and my father, at the École des Hautes École Sociales? Before they had even said a word, one sensed by their faces, their looks, their gestures, the distance that lay between these two men. One knew that such a discussion was sheer madness.

Guillaume De Tarde, via


27/01/2009

THE CAVORIST PROJECTS

On Kara Uzelman for Frieze.


27/01/2009

TEARS

Tear-stained eyes make sweet lips.

Wolfram von Eschenbach, Parsifal, p. 143


23/01/2009

BEWARE

Beware of your mind, and take responsibility for yourself.

Suzuki Shoshan


21/01/2009

TUNNELS

A Foreign Policy photo essay on Gaza’s tunnels.