Claude Closky b. 1963
Paris - Bures-sur-Yvette in 2 Minutes 22 Secondes 7 Tenth (1996)
Claude Closky, ‘Paris - Bures-sur-Yvette in 2 Minutes 22 Secondes 7 Tenth,’ 1996, video projection, stereo, dimensions variable, 2 minutes 22 secondes.
Not a disruption of the programming language of video games, but a diversion of its possibilities – amidst a system of competing distractions, it permits detours, gratuitousness, the vacancy of signs. Move from the-performance of the game to-the-wanderings of the player. -- Olivier Zahm