perspex cut-out onto which is projected a hologram of a smiling, “talking ” hospitality lady, giving a good impression of unconditional helpfulness… on a mind-numbing 10 second audio loop requesting the public not to take heavy bags onto the escalator.
Kings Cross mainline terminal, N1
Signed edition of 25 Lightjet prints onto Kodak Pro Endura
25″ x 21″
£400 ( unframed )
“.. this is a head whose “thoughts” are materially determined by objects literally fixed to it. However, there are deeper targets in western culture that give this modern masterpiece its force. Hausmann turns inside out the notion of the head as seat of reason, an assumption that lies behind the European fascination with the portrait. He reveals a head that is penetrated and governed by brute external forces. ”
Links to Welcome to the Machine II