by Freek Lomme (EN)
...Stage and play: we all act against a
background of floors, walls, streets, grounds, sky’s and so on. We may find
ourselves surrounded with smaller and bigger artefacts. All and all, looking at
this stage is anthropocentric: a perspective of people viewing on people
enacting this stage. At the same time we’re confronted with our anthropocentric
being on the level of being - the holistic level - as with our anthropocentric
being on a day to day level of acting - the
teleological level -. This sum portrays to ourselves our sublunary existence.
As we perceive more detailed we encounter behavioural specifics of scene’s
settings and cultural politics, within this sum. What seemed to be equal to an
ant-farm unveils itself a pile of actors in diversity. Here, a vertical
perspective on our being –possibly near the divine – is competing our day to
day horizontal one; suddenly our horizon is a white out and we experience
ourselves an innocent tabula rasa to the extend our imagination allows us to
ignore our anthropocentric teleology...