Sommerfeld house, 1920s.
1. Front Door (Joost Schmidt)
2. Entrance Hall (carvings by Joost Schmidt and chair by Marcel Breuer)
Vanadinite Crystals On Goethite // Taouz Mine, Morocco
Gold Wedjat Eye Amulet, Egypt, Ptolemaic Period (ca. 304–30 b.c.)
A user of a netflix app has been documenting a bug that seems to fail to refresh the top half of the screen, accidentally mashing up film descriptions. The glitches have been widely covered by the press already but I’ve included them here as they remind me of some of the tactics employed by bot makers such as twoHeadlines by Darius Kazemi, or AndNowImagine by Ivy Baumgarten.
missions of trash-talking and deceit
[The pictures are screen-shots of some of the film descriptions mentioned:
This appetizing documentary
follows world-renowned chef
Ferran Adrià as he plans and
perfects a new menu from the
long-ago sperm bank donations.
Fans of the Recess gang can
follow along as the kids
graduate from the fourth grade
to the fifth, all while learning
dealing and Satanic worship.
Decades after the adventures of
the Enterprise crew, Capt. Jean-
Luc Picard leads the new
Enterprise on missions of
trash-talking and deceit.
Hosted by creator Rod Serling,
this groundbreaking anthology
series presents tales of the
supernatural that are often
bogged down by bureaucracy.
Inspired by Victor Hugo’s novel,
this Disney film follows a gentle,
crippled bell ringer as he faces
prejudice and tries to save the
eyes of individual dinosaurs.
Director Sophie Fiennes and
philosopher Slavoj Zizek journey
into the epicenter of ideology
through their interpretations of a
need to battle the Green Goblin.]