Hard To Be A God, Aleksey German, Strugatskiy Bros, 2013
Sawaki Suushi. Hyakkai Zukkan, 1737
Construction equipment was abandoned in place, holes half dug, cement half poured, a bare skeleton of metal gleaming in deadly drizzle.
They didn’t know how the finger got into the can, but they were pretty goddamned prompt about removing it.
UVA Serpentine Gallery https://uva.co.uk/works/serpentine-gallery-summer-pavilion-intervention
The bottom of the box was lined with brightly colored stones. Choose three very carefully, they suggested.
Susan Sontag by Andy Warhol, 1964
Hours later they found themselves wandering down an empty dirt road dragging the crate behind them.
Christophe Gilland https://christophegilland.com/
Assignments were handed out by the Colonel who was wearing a cooking pot on his head and repeatedly muttering “time for soup” as he went down the line.
Owen Gent http://www.owengent.com/
Merciless winds from the mountain tore the clothes off the line and made them dance a weird boneless jig.
The king of the rats didn’t know he was king, but he suspected, given his desire to chew, that he was somehow special.
Krzysztof Skórczewski http://www.skorczewski.com/