Sunday, May 10, 2009

Postcards from the Edge

Piero Golia

Golia disappeared for three weeks -- he left New York and turned up in Copenhagen without leaving a trace in between. The culmination of his project is a series of handwoven blankets acting as the only record of his ventures. The human need for solitude is inferred by Golia's stint, but even better, his obscurity is a dare to abandon conventions and concretize chance.