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Baptiste Debombourg

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Baptiste Debombourg, ‘Codes Article’ (2004)

The furniture has been destroyed with an axe and reconstructed after that. It was brand new, standard, cheap, and impersonal before being destroyed. Afterwards it reflects the frustration, guilt and possible repentance of the individual in relation to serially produced culture.

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Jonathan Schipper

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Jonathan Schipper, ‘Slow inevitable death of American muscle’ (2008)

This sculpture is a machine that advances two full sized automobiles slowly into one another over a period of 6 days, simulating a head on automobile collision.  Each car moves about three feet into the other.  The movement is so slow as to be invisible.

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