Saturday, June 11, 2011

If you don't repeat it you don't get it

Walker Evans

Modernism gave birth to Postmodernism

A strange weave of space and time: the unique appearance or semblance of distance, no matter how close the object may be.*

Sherrie Levine

Postmodernism gave birth to Post-postmodernism

A stranger weave of space and time: the unique appearance or semblance of distance, no matter how close the object may be.

Michael Mandiberg

What will Post-postmodernism will give birth to?

A strangerer weave of space and time: the unique appearance or semblance of distance, no matter how close the object may be.

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*Walter Benjamin's definition of aura. Selected Writings, Volume 2, 1927-34, p. 518.