In the Elements of Architecture portion of the Venice Biennale, Rem Koolhaas has defined 15 fundamental elements, such as ceilings, floors, stairs, and walls. The latter has a particularly impressive kinetic skin wall by Germany's Barkow Leibinger.
Our culture is moving to a place where pure images have become a kind of non-verbal glyph . No contemporary artist speaks this language of digital hieroglyphics with greater fluency than Ryoji Ikeda. His is the realm of the image as perfect utterance.
The Imagist is a hydra. The Imagist is an omnivore. It travels the world's fashion weeks and art fairs, film festivals and award shows. It goes from hotel to nightclub to art gallery to boutique to bar to bookstore to beach to record shop devouring: hunting for a tremor or a twitch that could change things. Does that make The Imagist a whore? Its all about the ( visual ) orgasm no?