horror vacui – the poetic of dust

Temporary web page with a few images illustrating my proposal:

from images of dust to dust of images

left: René Descartes, Principia Philosophiae, 1644

right: Man Ray, Dust Breeding, 1920

 

left: Thomas Wright, An Original Theory or New Hypothesis of the Universe, 1750

right: Thomas Wright, An Original Theory or New Hypothesis of the Universe, 1750

 

left: Artist Wang Renzheng with the industrial vacuum cleaner he uses to suck up smog

center: The making of a brick

right: One of the bricks made of air pollution and dust

 

left: ‘Horizon Glow’ above the surface of the Moon

right: Porous chondrite interplanetary dust particle

 

left: Stardust, NASA, Visible dust grains in the aerogel collector

center: Brownian motion of a particle

right: Three-dimensional Brownian motion