The Vigeland Museum
in collaboration with Zayne Armstrong
group show with Einar Grinde, Andrea Scholtze, Lin Wang
The Grind, a cacophonous kinetic installation representing an automated cafe, questions the construct of ‘optimisation’. ; to the point where mechanical sculptures replace both the producers and consumers of cafe culture. A central figure of the work is our version of "Venus de Milo" to whom we’ve given arms, so that she can get back to work. Quilted pixelated landscapes, hypnotic latte art and a functionaless conveyor-belt describe the inner psychological state of the digital nomad, for whom the co-working cafe is a nightmarish theme park.
Read more on Ellinor Aurora Aasgaard & Zayne Armstrong’s website
Images by Jon Gorospe