Foucault on Bachelard
Chests, especially small caskets, over which we have more complete mastery, are objects that may be opened. When a casket is closed, it is returned to the general community of objects, it takes its place in exterior space. But i opens! For this reason, a philosopher mathematician would say that it is the first differential of discovery. The outside is effaced with one stroke, an atmosphere of novelty and surprise reigns. The outside has no more meaning. And quite paradoxically, even cubic dimensions have no more meaning, for the reason that a new dimension- the dimension of intimacy- has just opened up.
Cinoc read slowly and copied down rare words;gradually his plan began to take shape, and he decided to compile a great dictionary of forgotten words, so as to rescue simple words which still appealed to him. In ten years he gathered more than eight thousand of them, which contain, obscurely, the trace of a story it has now become almost impossible to hand on.
chillin w/my palm u kno
Drawings that begin to play amongst themselves in a room. Some being the surface(s) of re-presentation, others the hands that play, deal and trick. Sneaky, creeping up on you… hiding behind a curtain, changing their noses and your cards when you least expect it.