Return to the World of Dance is an instructional guide for those perplexed by the post-modern condition. Return to the World of Dance is not about dance but is a tribute to Fernand Léger’s Ballet Mécanique.
Dora Grafova, an eighty-year-old woman, tells about the various journals she had subscribed to during the era of the Soviet Union. At that time, she, her husband and her son received 17 different monthlies: about gardening, the world, technology, women and about the cultivation of potatoes.
With a cutter knife I cut animated geographical / geological contour lines into photobooks. Each movement of the cut out masks points at both, the future and the past while the photographic present is dissolving. I followed the shadow of my hand with the knife.