There is Nothing Wrong in This Whole Wide World

Installation artist Chris Cobb’s There is Nothing Wrong in This Whole Wide World involved re-classifying the books at San Francisco’s Mission District’s Adobe Books by colour. Together with a team of 16 volunteers he spent an entire night re-arranging all the 20000 books to create a continuous spectrum.┬áthat the artist has neither added nor taken away anything in the bookstore, but merely re-arranged what was already there.

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13/12/2009 at 11:32 am
arranging,deranging,fragmenting
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Book Cell

In 2006, on a trip to Lisbon, I stumbled across Book Cell , a piece by Matej Kren, exhibited in the Centro de Arte Moderna. He piled up thousands of books, creating an architectonic structure where we are invited to step inside.

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07/12/2009 at 4:41 pm
arranging,collecting,deranging
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Chicago Underground Library

The Chicago Underground Library is new model for open, location-specific archiving of independent and small press media.