Posts Tagged ‘Devon Atkins’

Lost works, Words left behind

Blog entry by Devon Atkins – in Berlin; Wednesday, July 27, 2011.

When an artwork acknowledges its own transience, words are often the only trace left to linger. Pieces made to be ephemeral, to be “lost,” are kept alive by various forms of documentation: Catalogues. Photographs. Articles. Reconstructions. Byproducts of the art that attempt to summarize and hold on.

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Modern Vagabonds: Home is Here?

Bruno Jamaica, What comes out from the windows brings us together, 2011, Installation view

Blog entry by Devon Atkins – in Berlin; Wednesday, July 20, 2011.

This city is full of lost wanderers. People who have packed up and left in search of new frontiers and somehow got stuck here mid-transit. We are from everywhere and some of us will stay for longer than others.

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