a job for the artist which no one else does is to dismantle existing communication codes and to recombine some of their elements into structures which can be used to generate new pictures of the world.
- victor burgin: work and commentary (1973).
“The literal photograph introduces us to the scandal of horror, not to horror itself.” —Roland Barthes in Mythologies
“Some fake journalism was certainly revealed this week. The irony is that it’s not where everyone thought it was.” —http://pdnpulse.com/2013/05/no-sense-of-irony-in-hansen-fake-journalism-accusation.html