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I was thinking about something, for some other reason, and then realized I was thinking about Karla Black.
Jan 29, 2014 1
Form in white (Light maps) (2013) by Bianca Chang, cutouts in white paper.
Jan 16, 2014 0
Works by Claude Rutault at Galerie Perrotin, including de-finition/method #447. “full-length self-portrait” (2011):
“An oval canvas 168 x 110 cm (661/4 x 431/4 inches) is placed 50 cm (193/4 inches) in front of the wall. the canvas is non-painted. it is connected to the wall by a fine metal wire attached to its upper half. it is also attached to the floor.a second oval canvas, 33 x 22 cm (13 x 83/4 inches), is hung by its left side to the wall 60 cm (231/2 inches) from the floor, and is painted the same color as the wall.
The large canvas is shown face-out as long as the artist is alive, and will be turned to face the wall when he dies.”
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“A column of hot air rising in the mound ventilates the subterranean tunnels, providing essential temperature control for the cultivation of underground fungal gardens, and for maintaining a comfortable nest for the brood to live below ground.
In 2007, NASA engineers used the termite mound as an analogous architectural model home capable of sustaining human life on Mars in the event of the encroaching future post apocalyptic fallout.”