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SURFACE

There is a tendency in our culture to denigrate surfaces. People say something is superficial when they want to put it down. But, in fact, surface matters. It’s so sensual and central to our lives. Surfaces are a primary form of habitation and they are everywhere in artistic expression.

--- Giuliana Bruno, Surface: Matters of Aesthetics, Materiality, and Media

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