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Amsterdam City Branding

image roberto voorbij Graffiti artist unknown (2012). Amsterdam. Advertisements

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FREEDOM? PRIVACY?

text roberto voorbij Today, on International Workers’ Day opens the exhibition FREEDOM? PRIVACY? at the Gallery Decumanus, Krk – Croatia. The Art and Culture Laboratory [KUL•] organizes this group exhibition, which is part of Labor Incubator (Prvomajski Inkubator) festival. A … Continue reading

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RESISTANCE IS FERTILE / RESISTANCE IS FUTILE

text and image roberto voorbij A standard formula in physics is R = P / I ². Or resistance equals power divided by (current times current). That this scientific formula can also be interpreted in a more moralistic way was … Continue reading

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GUMBUSTERS

text and image roberto voorbij After Ghost, Ad and MythBusters there are now GumBusters! Spotted at the entrance of gated community in progress, Dutch airport Schiphol. It’s always a bit ambiguous chewing gum patterns on pavements. Meant as freshener of … Continue reading

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Luciano Fabro – Prometeo (Prometheus)

text and image roberto voorbij With some simple interventions makes Fabro the unsuspecting visitor completely question his assumptions. Just by turning a set of measuring staffs and ranging poles the Arte Povera artist makes clear how unstable and relative our … Continue reading

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Bruce Nauman

text and image roberto voorbij Neon artworks are either static and have a constant message or as in the case of Bruce Nauman’s neons in the exhibit Extended Drawing are time based and work like a simple animation. Next to … Continue reading

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Märklin World

text and image roberto voorbij Immediately after visiting the exhibit MärklinWorld everything seems to look like a scale model. Every animal seems suspicious. Possibly fake, possibly a man manufactured version. We are living in a maquette. We are living in … Continue reading

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