Nude Descending Staircase (Variant) by Gjon Mili, 1942
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Nude Descending Staircase (Variant) by Gjon Mili, 1942

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mythologyofblue:

A Handbook of Library Appliances (1892). (via biblioguerilla)

mythologyofblue:

A Handbook of Library Appliances (1892). (via biblioguerilla)




Involución #11 and #4 by Rafael Navarro, 1976

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“A blonde girl is bent over a poem. With a pencil sharp as a lancet she transfers the words to a blank page and changes them into strokes, accents, caesuras. The lament of a fallen poet now looks like a salamander eaten away by ants. When we carried him away under machine-gun fire, I believed that his still warm body would be resurrected in the word. Now as I watch the death of the words, I know there is no limit to decay. All that will be left after us in the black earth will be scattered syllables. Accents over nothingness and dust.” — 

Zbigniew Herbert, “Episode in a Library,” trans. Czeslaw Milosz

(via heteroglossia)




From Mandala Zukan by Yoshiichi Hara1988

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pjreptilehouse:

While we are on the subject of history and giving thanks, here is one of the very first images I took with this technique.  I am thankful for having people to inspire and encourage and assist me in this adventure. 

pjreptilehouse:

While we are on the subject of history and giving thanks, here is one of the very first images I took with this technique.  I am thankful for having people to inspire and encourage and assist me in this adventure. 




Filles de maisons closes en nuisette by Monsieur X, 1930

Filles de maisons closes en nuisette by Monsieur X, 1930




frenchtwist:

Untitled by Lisa Sieczka



Roma by Arian Behzadi

Roma by Arian Behzadi




Untitled / [v.2] by Hans Proppe

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ateliertovar:

visual-poetry:
with you inside me comes the knowledge of my death by jenny holzer (+)

ateliertovar:

visual-poetry:

with you inside me comes the knowledge of my death by jenny holzer (+)




How To Sleep by Gjon Mili, New York, 1943

1. Model lying on back demonstrating tense breathing that produces rapid chest expansion causing blurred image.

2. Stroboscopic image of model lying on back & dropping arm w. fingers held in tense position during sleep.

3. With forearm tensed model shows tense way of dropping hand.

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Barry Ryan for ZOOM 47, October 1977

Barry Ryan for ZOOM 47, October 1977




regardintemporelperformativerelics:

Antonia Wagner-Strauss - Statisch Ruhelos, 2012-2013




Kitan Club, 1961
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Kitan Club, 1961

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