Chong is intrigued by what he calls the ‘life and times of objects’, and the narratives that these involve extend from the economic processes of production and exchange into the personalised nature of everyday consumption.The display of objects as an index of identity has been a feature of a number of the artist’s works, from the table piled with food, cigarettes and office furniture in Divided Tonight to the stacks of glasses, books and chairs in The Silver Sessions.
How Information Theory Could Hold the Key to Quantifying Nature
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Circulatory System Body Art As Promotion for Blood Donation
Eight British blood donors recently paraded around London painted in circulatory system body art as part of a campaign to encourage blood donation ahead of the London Olympics. The campaign is by the National Health Service.
Mount St. Helens Is Recharging: What Rising Magma Means
This diagram illustrates the differences between orbits of a typical near-Earth asteroid (blue) and a potential asteroid, or PHA (orange). Our yellow sun sits at the center of the crowd, while the orbits of the planets Mercury, Venus and Mars are shown in grey with Earth's orbit in green