Invisible Cities #2
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Series of zines inspired on the book "Invisible Cities" by Italo Calvino. Observing cities, and how we understand it in our own personal way.
Text of Invisible Cities #2
*quotes from Italo Calvinos Invisible Cities
Cities also believe they are the work of the mind or of chance, but neither the one nor the other suffices to hold up their walls.
You take delight not in a citys seven or seventy wonders, but in answer it gives to a question of yours.
The city is redundant: it repeats itself so that something will stick in the mind.
Memory is redundant: it repeats signs so that the city can begin to exist.
The city must never be confused with the words that describe it.
andr baumecker /