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Susanne Kriemann examines a radioactive rock discovered in the Barringer Hill Mine in Llano, Texas, in the late 1800s. We see a photograph of a large rock (a single chunk of gadolinite), and then another image of a wall of rocks, signalling the importance of the threshold to Kriemann's work. She focuses on the material and mystical limit of knowing and seeing on how a narrative loops through archaeological layers without ever finding its source. Presently, the mine lies beneath a lake; its mirrored surface resembles the photographic lens, but the eye, ours and the rock's, exists on both sides.

Release Place Amsterdam, Netherlands
Release Date 2014
Designer: Radim Pesko
ISBN-13: 978 94 91843 19 8
Original Price 25.71 EUR
Availability Available
Dimensions 15.0 × 21.0 cm
Pages 120

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Data Contributor: Christoph Schifferli, ROMA Publications

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