Shop > Artists' Books

Out of Stock
#12962

Terminal

Artists
Keren Cytter and Nora Schultz
Date
2017
Publisher
Sternberg Press
Format
Artists' Books
Size
14 × 21.6 × 0.6 cm
Length
110 pp
Genre
Digital, Contemporary Art
Description

Edited by Keren Cytter, Nora Schultz
Contributions by Ei Arakawa, Ilan Bachl, Keren Cytter, Matthew Dipple, Genoveva Filipovic, Dan Poston and David Zuckerman, Ulla Rossek, Nora Schultz, Sam Siwe

After Jennifer Lopez graced the 2000 Grammys red carpet in that now-iconic plunging Versace number, the Internet was so overloaded with search requests that Google had no choice but to invent a new function: image search. “At the time, it was the most popular search query we had ever seen,” Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt wrote. “But we had no surefire way of getting users exactly what they wanted—J.Lo wearing that dress. Google Image Search was born.”
—New York Post, April 9, 2015

Terminal is an artist book conceived by Nora Schultz and Keren Cytter. Its title and logic follow Schultz’s latest performance, Terminal + at Tate Modern, London (2014), and the exhibition “I’m Honda” at Reena Spaulings Fine Art, New York (2015). Nora Schultz used Google’s image search on her own documentation to create an unexpected, ever-expanding narrative of digital associations. She then invited nine artists to contribute to this narrative. Together with the image search, Schultz’s own texts and drawings create a new tale that deals with ideas such as authorship, copyright, surveillance, and documentation. It kicks off with Ilan Bachl’s diary, continues with rippled text by Ulla Rossek, and ends with an item from the Daily Mail about a couple who share their home with a Bengal tiger.

Copublished with A.P.E (Art Projects Era)
Design by Keren Cytter

October 2015, English

Softcover, perfect-bound, b&w and colour

ISBN 978-3-95679-197-0

  1. Terminal
 

Related Items

  1. Keren Cytter: D.I.E. Now The True Story of John Webber and His Endless Struggle with the Table of Content
  2. Nora Schultz: Countdown Poster Magazine
  3. Keren Cytter
  4. The What If?... Scenario (after LG)
  5. Tobias Spichtig: Blue, Red, and Green
  6. Per/Form
  7. Roee Rosen: Maxim Komar-Myshkin: Vladimir’s Night
  8. Ken Okiishi: The Very Quick of the Word
  9. Ion Grigorescu: Diaries 1970–1975
  10. J. Parker Valentine: Fiction
  11. Mark von Schlegell: Ickles, Etc.
  12. After Berkeley
  13. Gerry Bibby: The Drumhead
  14. Kevin Schmidt: EDM House
  15. Leander Schönweger: Die Nebel lichten sich/ The Fog Disperses
  16. Art and the F Word
  17. Ines Lechleitner: The Imagines
  18. Dénes Farkas: Evident in Advance
  19. Pierre Hermé: The Architecture of Taste
  20. Nicole Brenez: “We Support Everything since the Dawn of Time That Has Struggled and Still Struggles”:  Introduction to Lettrist Cinema
  21. Mikkel Bolt Rasmussen: Playmates and Playboys at a Higher Level:  J. V. Martin and the Situationist International
  22. Sandi Hilal, Alessandro Petti, and Eyal Weizman: Architecture After Revolution
  23. Jill Magid: The Proposal
  24. PABT
  25. PS:
  26. Carsten Holler: Leben
  27. Das Wunder des Lebens
  28. Lisa Oppenheim : Lisa Oppenheim: Works 2003-2013
  29. Oded Naaman: Journal of Absence
  30. Edgar Leciejewski: Tones
  31. Hannah Rickards: Grey Light. Left and right back, high up, two small windows
  32. Judy Radul: This Is Television
  33. The Meal
  34. Rachel Corbett, Rainer Ganahl, and Liam Gillick: Manhattan Marxism
  35. Shirana Shahbazi, Tirdad Zolghadr, and Tirdad Zolghadr: Medium #3: Drama
  36. Dexter Sinister: Bulletins of the Serving Library #1
  37. Alex Cecchetti: A Society That Breathes Once a Year
  38. Again, A Time Machine: From Distribution to Archive
  39. LIBERTIES OF THE SAVOY by Ruth Ewan
  40. PRE-ENACTMENTS