Der Defätist / The Defeatist

beyond courtyards (100 years)

May 24, 2017

once we imagined we weren’t looking at screens to be moved, while meeting a center point, to make our moves in the world. we were, blithely, following the star shed glitter of hope, opportunity, soaked with excitement: a squeaky liberty. flung [...]

a lambent dream

April 30, 2017

gold must be pure, o, doré gold be the cover while under the aegis of fear, rage & spleen we reel to uncover the precipitous continent.   the act of unraveling & what it could mean when we are looking at gold  & looking for it [...]

The Man with the Broken Nose

April 6, 2017

Rodin,La Petite Tête de l’Homme au nez cassé   dears, travelers, as well as click- lead-sale crowd, merchants & affiliates, all able to take it. ID as form of power & sabotage i like to not talk to you about biometric sensors [...]

When an eye has a dream

March 14, 2017

when an eye has a dream it steps over land, body & six sights to say i am water. i am not what john reed saw, i am beyond troops, i am water, still, graving shaved females, since water can drip down into lenin’s choice, war cripple, being [...]

bon jour distress

February 21, 2017

Frederic James,  Kansas City house If independence is the ideology of slave-holders, emancipation requires the programmatic destruction of independence. Within a cross-coded history, the realization of freedom is indistinguishable from its [...]

Red and Green

January 7, 2017

progression, what does it mean? to step forward ….? forewearde: “toward the front, in front; toward the future; at the beginning” let us sing the word scout to disclose the outpost – the modern girl (1932) , painted in red [...]

About Purple, Kant States…

December 1, 2016

About Purple, kant states in the critque of judgement (§7)  – i do give you a frank translation -: what a color, for some salty, for some sweet … well, he spoke – as hodler painted – not looking towards the shore, but [...]

Oh, dear Red, what do you do?

October 15, 2016

Are you the oddity of public space? Can i remember you as the nameless, as the bold, as the red chock, as the key to a merely white door? Can i understand you as oddities of public space too –  or can i remember you as this: When the legend [...]

tronie

September 20, 2016

the house of windsor owns the codex atlanticus – … at least all the medical drawings … they display the rough ways of collecting… ruwe manier by which rembrandt’s hand is seemingly caught and wanton van gogh ‘s [...]

blue and brown

August 16, 2016

if essence is contingent then contingency is a form of essentialism …* oh bullshit?! it’s always nice to hear that a bullet finds its way, hitting the heart of avant-garde. what is the essence of a form but a vesel, happy go lucky vessel [...]