Aleph explores the emergence of international ubiquitous design laboratories and studios. There are places that that break down disciplinary boundaries and envision new possibilities..

Some would call them: Chrono-synclastic Infundibulum

These places are where all the different kinds of truths fit together as nicely as the parts in your Daddy’s solar watch. We call these places chrono-synclastic infundibula.

(Vonnegut, 1962)

others the: Total Perspective Vortex

she saw in one instant the whole infinity of creation and herself in relation to it

(Adams, 1980)

We chose: The Aleph

Yes, the only place on earth where all places are – seen from every angle, each standing clear, without any confusion or blending.

(Borges, 1945).

Game-controller-project. [Courtesy of Nicolas Nova]

Adams, D., The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. 1980.
Borges, J., The Aleph. 1945.
Vonnegut, K., The Sirens of Titan. 1962.

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