Sunday, December 10, 2006

vertigo

"The more daily life is eroded ... the more we must counter this trend with complex, initiatiary sets of rules ... A work, an object, a piece of architecture, a photograph, but equally a crime or an event, must be the allegory of something, be a challenge to someone, bring chance into play and produce vertigo."

Jean Baudrillard, The Intelligence of Evil: Or the Lucidity Pact, (trans Chris Turner)

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