My Older Sister & My Younger Sister//Mathias Svalina
My older sister ate all of herself in tiny bites, until only a mouth & teeth remained, biting & biting, until even her teeth cracked into wrecked jags. My younger sister ate herself in one bite–now she lives in the mountains & manages…
Regine Ramseier, a German artist, had the great idea to created a ‘Dandelion Ceiling.’ 2000 dandelion flowers were treated and sprayed with a gentle adhesive to fix them. The dandelions were then transported by car to a little white room where they were hung.
You know how Tilda Swinton is sleeping in a glass box at MoMA? For the past few nights I’ve been sleeping in an installation Paris Hilton created as an homage to The Trees The Trees. Great dreams in this building, you guys.
Over on the New Museum site, you can find Cathy Park Hong and Mores McWreath’s ”The Rub,” an e-chapbook of GIFs and haiku that explores shame and failure in stand-up and online comedy. (Be warned: It’s not entirely safe for work.)
Cathy Park Hong, you’ll recall, is the author of Engine Empire, which David Mitchell called “novelistic, meditative, offbeat, and soulful.”