Hapax Phaenomena
Terms resulting in unique search results in Google image search, .Zip Archive, 75.9 MB, inkjet on paper
2012, rhizome.org, Splatterpool Gallery, Brooklyn, Brown University, Providence, RI
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Hapax Phaenomena is a collection of historically unique images discovered by Google image search from collaborators Clement Valla and John Cayley. The fragile and tenuous Phaenomena are organized into subcategories within the five folders; 1_discordant_wonderfulness; 2_nondurable_megabyte; 3_inventive_monetarism; 4_patriotic_leaseback; and 5_diatomic_roach. Each Phaenomena is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity, a screenshot of its moment of global and historical singularity taken by one of the artists.

Currently available through ‘The Download’ on Rhizome.org:
http://rhizome.org/the-download/

 

Or here:
http://clementvalla.com/xfer/Hapax_Phaenomena.zip

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