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Lying To You

In much of his work, Keaton Henson keeps to himself and manages to speak painfully well of a certain type of introversion, the kind that will let no one, not even a loved one, through. For many it may seem like a situation that contradicts itself, because we’ve all been taught that love means letting […]

Double Os: On Magnetic Tape and Gravity

I saw Zilvinas Kempinas‘ work for the first time in Vienna, some 3-odd years ago; since then, he’s done mounds of shows and exhibited work at the Venice Biennale, so to art lovers his work might not be completely unknown. Kempinas is one of the few artists, especially of the contemporary kind, that have, for […]

I’ll be idle in my ideals

I’m often moved by the simplest of things; sometimes it’s a specific word someone says, or the way in which it is said; a little smile or a movement of a hand. I do an awful lot of people watching, especially on subway commutes in half-empty trains, music turned down low so I can listen […]

Video of the Week #62

When I first saw this video, it blew my mind. Maybe because that song by Three Trapped Tigers is very good, maybe because the technique is something I’d never be able to achieve, or maybe because I just like reindeers, robots, and well-shaped hearts. Maybe.