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Archiving The Archive

2017
HDV (02"08"33), sculpture and online intervention

Meanwhile, the publications themselves are also stored in a box, the ability to flip through the originals replaced with simulation: white-gloved hands page through each publication in a video instead, providing an aestheticized glimpse of the physical products of years of writing. The containers — the box, the video, page — are exhibited, full access to the content prohibited.

 

(Johanna Flato, The Serving Library: IN OTHER WORDS)