ARCHIVE OF NOTHING

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Brittany, August 2001: ........ I collected 37 snails and put them on a blank sheet of paper to form the typography ZERO. For a couple of minutes, the written picture was at a rest, then several snails slowly sneaked away. It was still possible to read the word and the traces of the movements were still visible but little by little the orderly image turned into a silent chaos. Almost all snails were moving in different directions. The word ZERO, bearing the meaning of Nothing in itself, turned into a visible Nothing........... >>

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