Cheyney Thompson
“Bird Shells and Chambered Wings”
Milan 6 April/7 May 2016

Cheyney Thompson
“Bird Shells and Chambered Wings”
Milan 6 April/7 May 2016

“He looked past Chin toward streams of numbers running in opposite directions. He understood how much it meant to him, the roll and flip of data on a screen. He studied the figural diagrams that brought organic patterns into play, birdwing and chambered shell. It was shallow thinking to maintain that numbers and charts were the cold compression of unruly human energies, every sort of yearning and midnight sweat reduced to lucid units in the financial markets. In fact data itself was soulful and glowing, a dynamic aspect of the life process. This was the eloquence of alphabets and numeric systems, now fully realized in electronic form, in the zero-oneness of the world, the digital imperative that defined every breath of the planet's living billions. Here was the heave of the biosphere. Our bodies and oceans were here, knowable and whole.”  - Don DeLillo, Cosmopolis, Scribner, New York, 2003.......................
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