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There is no such thing as a cheap t-shirt.

View from Behind the Machine(s): Open/Honest

Personal life affected my work environment this week, as I didn’t want to be present in my performance any longer. I alluded to it briefly, but I am feeling a … Continue reading

October 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

View From Behind the Machine(s): ‘Special’ Revisited

  Unique, special, flaws, imperfections, individual characteristics—I guess it has been a mounting theme throughout this project, but it is serious coming to a head as my participation in this … Continue reading

October 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

View From Behind the Machine(s): What makes a t-shirt special?

White t-shirts are all the same. If you compare the shirts that I produce to those that you can buy from a store (like H&M, as they are our competition, … Continue reading

October 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

View From Behind the Machine(s): Ritual

Recreating the same product in endless repetition is a ritual. Ritual as a practice is the deadening of life: the abandonment of living in order to stabilize, legitimize, and make … Continue reading

October 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

View From Behind the Machine(s): Trends

The crowd has changed. A month ago, people streamed through the museum because they came to see what was to be seen in the ‘Boutique’ exhibition. But with the opening … Continue reading

October 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

View From Behind the Machine(s): Confessions

“confessions” This has been a difficult week. I arrived on Monday to find that none of the t-shirts I had made on Sunday had sold. I made one shirt. Then … Continue reading

October 4, 2012 · 1 Comment