"Everyday life always produces the demand for a brighter light, if only because of the need which everyone feels to walk in step with the march of history. But there are more truths in twenty-four hours of a man's life than in all the philosophies." - Raoul Vaneigem, "The Perspective of Power"
"We love cities but we hate monuments. We love the city as a walk, but we hate the city as a triumphant march" - Vito Acconci, "Buildings"
"To live is to go from one space to another, trying in so far as possible to not bump into things." - Georges Perec, "Species of Spaces"
A paper presented at the Dunedin School of Art and Brandbranch Art and Money Symposium.
August 30, 2013.