invisible cities

spaces of alienation

    ^ EXOTE, EXHIBITION#1 by Kris Verdonck, 01.05-21.08.2011 at Z33. Photos by Kristof Vrancken via wemakemoneynotart and featured at Volume#31 – Guilty Landscapes.     EXOTE [Exhibition#1, by Kris Verdonck] is a metaphorical garden installation with a selection of invasive alien

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spaces of alienation

    ^ EXOTE, EXHIBITION#1 by Kris Verdonck, 01.05-21.08.2011 at Z33. Photos by Kristof Vrancken via wemakemoneynotart and featured at Volume#31 – Guilty Landscapes.     EXOTE [Exhibition#1, by Kris Verdonck] is a metaphorical garden installation with a selection of invasive alien

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relational spacing in Ancient Greece

^ Athens, Acropolis I (ca. 530 BC), Acropolis II (ca. 480 BC), & Acropolis III (after 450 BC)     Man is the measure of all things,  of the existence of the things that are and the nonexistence of the

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relational spacing in Ancient Greece

^ Athens, Acropolis I (ca. 530 BC), Acropolis II (ca. 480 BC), & Acropolis III (after 450 BC)     Man is the measure of all things,  of the existence of the things that are and the nonexistence of the

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Dust over the Canary Islands

^ Offshore oil and gas drilling concessions on the West African Coast. Adapted from Offshore Magazine, 2011.   Air becomes rarefied in Spanish Canary Islands, opposite the African coast. It is not only the sand particles from the Sahara Desert

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Dust over the Canary Islands

^ Offshore oil and gas drilling concessions on the West African Coast. Adapted from Offshore Magazine, 2011.   Air becomes rarefied in Spanish Canary Islands, opposite the African coast. It is not only the sand particles from the Sahara Desert

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They Rule

  <‘They Rule’ aims to provide a glimpse of some of the relationships of the US ruling class. It takes as its focus the boards of some of the most powerful U.S. companies, which share many of the same directors. Some

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They Rule

  <‘They Rule’ aims to provide a glimpse of some of the relationships of the US ruling class. It takes as its focus the boards of some of the most powerful U.S. companies, which share many of the same directors. Some

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governance within reach

  ^ Remains of the Hejaz Railway in Saudi Arabia, Von Medina an die jordanische Grenze, photographed by Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, 2002-2003.   Designed by German engineer Heinrich Meissner, the Hejaz Railway was built under the Ottoman Empire 1900-1908; a 1,300 km-long line linking Damascus with Medina (originally thought to connect Constantinople

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governance within reach

  ^ Remains of the Hejaz Railway in Saudi Arabia, Von Medina an die jordanische Grenze, photographed by Ursula Schulz-Dornburg, 2002-2003.   Designed by German engineer Heinrich Meissner, the Hejaz Railway was built under the Ottoman Empire 1900-1908; a 1,300 km-long line linking Damascus with Medina (originally thought to connect Constantinople

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Political Noise: Radio as Spatial Practice

^ Brazil Electromagnetic spectrum division   by Paulo Tavares: <In the last five years, police forces have shut down approximately 7,000 illegal radios throughout the Brazilian territory, almost double the number of radio frequency concessions given by the national government

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Political Noise: Radio as Spatial Practice

^ Brazil Electromagnetic spectrum division   by Paulo Tavares: <In the last five years, police forces have shut down approximately 7,000 illegal radios throughout the Brazilian territory, almost double the number of radio frequency concessions given by the national government

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fortress Europe

^^ ‘Encampments’ in Europe and around the Mediterranean Sea (waiting areas for admission or deportation of migrants). By Migreurop, 2009. vs. ^ Irregular Migrant routes, by ICMPD.

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fortress Europe

^^ ‘Encampments’ in Europe and around the Mediterranean Sea (waiting areas for admission or deportation of migrants). By Migreurop, 2009. vs. ^ Irregular Migrant routes, by ICMPD.

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spaces of desire

^ Barcelona Dark Rooms, 2007 by Pol Esteve Castello & Marc Navarro Fornós. Courtesy: the authors.   This plan atlas compiles 15 typologies of dark rooms in Barcelona for anonymous male sexual encounters, where fantasy and real pleasure operate in constant

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spaces of desire

^ Barcelona Dark Rooms, 2007 by Pol Esteve Castello & Marc Navarro Fornós. Courtesy: the authors.   This plan atlas compiles 15 typologies of dark rooms in Barcelona for anonymous male sexual encounters, where fantasy and real pleasure operate in constant

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spaces of terror

  ^ War Primer 2, Plate 23. 2011, by Oliver Chanarin & Adam Broomberg.   < War Primer 2 is a limited edition book that physically inhabits the pages of Bertolt Brecht’s remarkable 1955 publication War Primer. The original is  a collection of Brecht’s newspaper clippings, each

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spaces of terror

  ^ War Primer 2, Plate 23. 2011, by Oliver Chanarin & Adam Broomberg.   < War Primer 2 is a limited edition book that physically inhabits the pages of Bertolt Brecht’s remarkable 1955 publication War Primer. The original is  a collection of Brecht’s newspaper clippings, each

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On the Revolutions of the Celestial Spheres

Astronomical, by Mishka Henner. Map of the solar system in twelve 500-page volumes. 1,000,000 km = 1 page

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On the Revolutions of the Celestial Spheres

Astronomical, by Mishka Henner. Map of the solar system in twelve 500-page volumes. 1,000,000 km = 1 page

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First Woman On The Moon

  ^ First Woman On The Moon, 1999 by Aleksandra Mir.

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First Woman On The Moon

  ^ First Woman On The Moon, 1999 by Aleksandra Mir.

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Abu Ghraib prison: the production of spatial evidence

Standard Operating Procedure [by Errol Morris, UK 2008] A documentary on the incidents of abuse and torture of suspected terrorists at the hands of U.S. forces at the Abu Ghraib prison.

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Abu Ghraib prison: the production of spatial evidence

Standard Operating Procedure [by Errol Morris, UK 2008] A documentary on the incidents of abuse and torture of suspected terrorists at the hands of U.S. forces at the Abu Ghraib prison.

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‘Unvoice’: paying tribute to the voids

The Silence Project [& sons, 2011] is a compilation of gaps that refill a new meaning. Suddenly, the most referential lyrics are removed from iconic songs that everybody has in mind to be simply reduced to their negative breaks, the anti-song.

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‘Unvoice’: paying tribute to the voids

The Silence Project [& sons, 2011] is a compilation of gaps that refill a new meaning. Suddenly, the most referential lyrics are removed from iconic songs that everybody has in mind to be simply reduced to their negative breaks, the anti-song.

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Blank Spots on the Map

Talk by Trevor Paglen on the Dark Geography of the Pentagon’s Secret World. 11/02/2009 thanks, blake!

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Blank Spots on the Map

Talk by Trevor Paglen on the Dark Geography of the Pentagon’s Secret World. 11/02/2009 thanks, blake!

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cartographies of an uprising

La Sublevación (The Uprising) is a recently published cartographic visualization of the pro-Franco military coup in Spain 18th July 1936. Its author Víctor Hurtado maps the improvisation and deliberation with which both sides, fascist and republican, combatted. The role of dense

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cartographies of an uprising

La Sublevación (The Uprising) is a recently published cartographic visualization of the pro-Franco military coup in Spain 18th July 1936. Its author Víctor Hurtado maps the improvisation and deliberation with which both sides, fascist and republican, combatted. The role of dense

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