26/08/2009 - 06/09/2009
Komplot participated in Subvision with new works by the collective Minutes (Anne Bossuroy, Jean-Daniel Bourgeois, Jonathan Dewinter, Gérard Meurant, Jonas Locht), Thibaut Espiau, Jaro Straub and David Evrard as gonzo reporter. With the support of CGRI
In South Texas, they understand how vital port security is and fear the day when a weapon of mass destruction could be brought into a U.S. port in a container and cause hundreds of thousands of casualties. To counter this threat, The Department of Homeland Security has focused on detection devices that are large, expensive, use a large amount of energy, and cannot easily be placed in or on a shipping container. However, art like life should not accommodate you, it should shatter you. It is meant to, and it couldn't do it better. Architecture is basically a container of something and every seed destroys its container or else there would be no fruition. Whether it is a Japanese air-plane 'eating' it's luggage container or the giant plastic containers of salty liquorice that are eagerly consumed on an annual basis by the Danish public. Is it better to be stepped on with spike heel or Nike shoe? If you know what you are going to do before you do it then is it not worth doing?