☛ Jason Salavon: “Every Playboy Centerfold, The Decades (normalized)”, Digital C-prints, Ed. 5 + 2 APs. 60″ x 29.5″, 2002. From a broader series begun in 1997, the photographs in this suite are the result of mean averaging every Playboy centerfold foldout for the four decades beginning Jan. 1960 through Dec. 1999. This tracks, en […]
• By Philippe Theophanidis on March 4, 2012 ― Published in Art, Photography, Technology | Tagged: aesthetic, average, beauty, canon, code, Jason Salavon, model, Playboy, software, visualization, woman
A quote from Heidegger’s Being and Time about the fact that communication is essentially a process of approximation, of averaging. What we share when we talk is a general vagueness.
• By Philippe Theophanidis on October 21, 2011 ― Published in Communication | Tagged: average, community, crowd, Heidegger, idle talk, language, mediocre, Occupy Wall Street, ordinary, Peirce, publicness, sharing, vague