The 3D-printed mushrooms based on the images are an attempt to move the plantation to another location, despite its frailty. The mushrooms are printed during the exhibition.
A collection consisting of 4 documents found in a small archive in the Dutch village Ulenstraten kept by a former employee. The documents have been treated with the chemical 1,2-indanedione to reveal the hidden fingerprints. Many different types of paper – although looking clean – can carry a thin film of dirt and sweat particles that show the personal contact that people had with the object.
Stone Slice Hieroglyphs
“Life arose from minerals, then minerals arose from life.”
Earths Archive, Stone Slice Hieroglyphs
The earth’s saga is a mysterious tale of an intertwined co-evolution of living and nonliving spheres. This project shows thin slices of rock from the oldest parts of the earth collected by Naturalis and is a visual research into the strange relationship of life and rock.