not a pretty picture. not a good. not a bad. picture. but an argument.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013


and what if there is nothing behind begging to be revealed?



  1. litt skummelt men kjempe bra utført arbeid!

  2. thank you, dirk. it is the most frightening thing in the world for me to think that the thing is the thing and only the thing, rather than a metaphor or a reflection or something to be examined to reveal that which has no body behind it. in other words, a world without mystery is the ultimate terror to me.

    should the photographer only take a photo of the flower and show the flower as the flower?

    what if a rose is only a rose?

    scary shit, indeed.


  3. So much story/strategy/potential in each instant. I had two little ones visiting me lately, bundles of energy, noise,attracting and repelling each other, constantly changing direction, pleased and saddened so easily.

  4. I don't believe it's possible. There are too many of us who hear it, see it, feel it. I believe this makes it so.

  5. it doesn't matter what there really exists, it matters only that we can't stop imagining that there is something there begging for being revealed, i think :-)

    your self-portrait is staggering.


"Words at the limit of hearing, attributable to no one, received in the conch of the ear like dew by a leaf." (philippe jaccottet) or even a quiet presence is appreciated))