Nonsense Lab
TRANSPARENT MIRROR, patent application by M.C. Frey, 1915:

"In carrying out the invention, I take a glass plate and cover one side with the usual silvering and backing; and then by graving, etching or in any other suitable way, remove a part of the silvering, preferably in a serles of close parallel lines, either running in one direction or crossed in the form of a screen or the silvering may be removed by a series of dots resembling those formed by a half tone screen, except that the dots should be rectangular instead of round to give the best results and that the aggregate silvered area shall exceed the aggregate removed or transparent area."

TRANSPARENT MIRROR, patent application by M.C. Frey, 1915:

"In carrying out the invention, I take a glass plate and cover one side with the usual silvering and backing; and then by graving, etching or in any other suitable way, remove a part of the silvering, preferably in a serles of close parallel lines, either running in one direction or crossed in the form of a screen or the silvering may be removed by a series of dots resembling those formed by a half tone screen, except that the dots should be rectangular instead of round to give the best results and that the aggregate silvered area shall exceed the aggregate removed or transparent area."

Marie-France Brière
Ondes
2005
black marble sculpture
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Tanna Schulich New Music Building
Montreal, QC

Michael Heizer
Double Negative
1969-70
land art (and overhead satellite view)
1500’ x 50’ x 30’
Mormon Mesa, Nevada

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Lenore Tawney
Vespers
1961

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Lenore Tawney
In Fields of Light
1975

Liza Lou
Security Fence
2005
glass beads on steel

Thom PuckeyCloud Airplane2005carrara marble5m x 4.5m

Thom Puckey
Cloud Airplane
2005
carrara marble
5m x 4.5m

Department of Biological Flow
Spirit of Hartshorn (Three Poems)
performance
in process

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gas chromatography + ammonia smelling salts + poem + treadmill + mecha butterflies + tobacco + poem + heart rate monitor + walking as knowing …