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Volume Eleven (flaw in the algorithm of cosmopolitanism)
"Volume Eleven (flaw in the algorithm of cosmopolitanism) was commissioned for South as a State of Mind #6 (documenta 14 journal #1), edited by Quinn Latimer and documenta 14 artistic director Adam Szymczyk. The project responded to Documenta’s origin in the post-war German denazification history, by looking at imbrications of Asian histories with the European pre-war condition."--From artist's website (https://www.shobak.org/volume-eleven-flaw-in-the-algorithm-of-cosmopolit...).; Folded artists' book, with reproductions of text from diary entries, translated into English, typed with a vintage German typewriter, and paired it with images of close-ups from the original pages, written in Bengali.
Buchhandlung Walther König
24 pages (accordion folded) : illustrations ; 19 x 14 cm.
ColorsPhotographicText (layout feature)
artists' books (books)
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The original object was scanned as a TIFF file on an Epson Expression 10000XL flatbed scanner at approximately 4000 pixels on the long dimension.