Posts Tagged ‘EUR’
WORLD CITY (HENDRIK ANDERSEN, ARDOR)
WORLD CITY (HENDRIK ANDERSEN, ARDOR)

Henry James ardently to the friend (lover?) Hendrik Christian Andersen, coaxing his companion toward specific lived experiences and places, expressing doubt regarding “any use on all the made earth … for a ready-made city, made-while-one-waits, as they say, & which is the more preposterous & the more delirious, the more elaborate & the more ‘complete’ […]

1.1.11
1.1.11

& then there was one more, again, & again: in the crowded haven, crowded with chromatics unmixed and ideologies unexpunged, crowd-sourced fireworks as panorama exultant lacking a central point of focus, rhizomatic as the new war viewed from the common roof, unphotographable, and missives of other cities in the persons of friends from Los Angeles, […]

CONTINUUM, UNWITTING, IN TIME
CONTINUUM, UNWITTING, IN TIME

Of “trasmigratori”: Man-Horse-Moss, at EUR. Most frequently heard question of the morning: which came first, De Chirico or this? The artist.

1938-1954
1938-1954

Hefty years to straddle, architectonically: from the Fascist would-be Expo-42 (20th anniversary of the March on Rome) to the postwar EUR. Libera’s Carrara marble roof congress green & eminently animatable & reanimatable by disco or red tights.


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