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after January 21st


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sequentially by arrondissement

We must see if this fine philosophy has gained nothing certain from so long and so intent study; perhaps at least the soul will know itself. Let us hear the rulers of the world on this subject. What have they thought of her substance? Have they been more fortunate in locating her? What have they found out about her origin, duration, and departure? Harum sententiarum,

- Pascal

* Cicero, Disputationes Tusculanae, i, ii Harum sententiarum quae vera sit, Deus aliquis viderit. "Which of these opinions in the truth, a god will see."


memoria hospitis unius diei praetereuntis*


 engraving of pascal-link documentation



memoria hospitis unius diei praetereuntis*

*the remembrance of a guest that tarried but a day

installation for text, camera, solstice and city

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The greater intellect one has, the more originality one finds in men. Ordinary persons find no difference between men.

- Pascal

Instead of receiving the ideas of these things in their purity, we colour them with our own qualities, and stamp with our composite being all the simple things which we contemplate.