Friday, July 29, 2011

Article Discusses Gallery Artist Carl Zimmerman's Work

Essay: Rob Walker
Implausible Futures for Unpopular Places

"Beginning in 2010, the Hypothetical Development Organization, founded by G.K. Darby, Ellen Susan and me, set out to recognize, and expand upon, a form of urban storytelling. It works like this:

First, we identify a suitable building: Something that appears neglected, and seems to have no immediate prospects for a future use. In short, we choose an unpopular place. Next we devise a hypothetical future for that structure.... " - Rob Walker

To read full article: http://places.designobserver.com/feature/implausible-futures-for-unpopular-places/28738/

Carl Zimmerman's Artist Page: www.bulgergallery.com/dynamic/fr_artist.asp?ArtistID=52

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