P.S., the postscript accompanying the video letter
to Steve Jobs reveals all the parts of the lap-top that is dismantled in
Dear Steve. Visitors can feast their eyes on highly technological
products that generally never see the light of day. By way of various
data carriers and media, Asselberghs and Fairuz construct a tangible
cloud of data, poetically charting our laptop culture.
By means of workshops in collaboration with colleges with a range of
specialties, this collection of data will continue to expand whenever
the framework of this installation is filled in by others. A first phase
in this process begins in 2011, with students from Groep T. They bring
new visions and points of view to the use and the function of portable
computers, through interviews with laptop users, found footage and image
fragments, graphic and cartographic data, historiologies, statistics,
numeric material, text, sound, ...
P.S. on display at STUK, Leuven during the Artefact Festival 15 - 24 February 2011.
Produced by Artefact festival
Co-produced by V2_Lab, Auguste Orts
With the support of Groep T
(Text from www.augusteorts.be/projects/project/55)