Author Archives: Theis Vallø

Mail Art as Knobs Instead of Nodes.

When we talk about networks, we usually imagine a structure of dots with connection lines. However, the images of networks show a peculiar place where dots and blobs are suspended in empty space. The blobs constitute a non-hierarchical and distributed system, where … Continue reading

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Moth art

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Swarms in the Archive

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Mapping Not-arrived Letters

Russian artist Rea Nikonova’s mail art piece with an “architectual” treatment of Nielsen’s letter to her + invitation to send contributions to her Vacuum exhibition including not-arrived letters, empty cases, and people without heads. (note to self: needs a new photo).  

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Inappropriate tagging

Nielsen’s archive has been moved to a relational database. In the database, all our work describing, scanning, photographing, and tagging are finally structured and connected. As a test, I search “nude”, and this piece from an unknown sender was one of the … Continue reading

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A Modernist Construction

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Dot Cow

   

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