Page 1

I always arrive before they do.

Predeal, Romania, 2009

It happens. I wake up in the middle of the night or the middle of the day with a bad mouth.

Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, 2011 To fix it, I start to think of all the names of all the things I like. First comes last and on accordingly.

Homage to Tina I do the opposite for the things I don’t like. Last comes first and back accordingly. Adjectives are put in line. Make lists. Different lists.

Study of Mantenna Alternative. Poetry and Pottery. Indee. Private. Heroic. Professionals. Traditional. Anthropology. Lesser, High, A Talent For Trouble, video still from the original She-ra Princess of Power episode Lesser. Which race? What nation? Which sex? Gender? Genre? Occupation? What friends? Age? Family? Ambitions? Trips? Windows? Victories? Victims? Blemishes? Anniversaries? Adversaries? Because I dreamt I was not crazy I dreamt.

Mind Sweeper Test Results


If I had something break I had me think of each and every way I could get caught.

A Talent For Trouble, video still from the original She-ra Princess of Power episode Each and every way explicitly.

A Talent For Trouble, video still from the original She-ra Princess of Power episode And I wouldn’t get caught any way. Because, if you say so it doesn’t exist. But if you don’t say so, it doesn’t exist. A Talent For Trouble, video still from the original She-ra Princess of Power episode

Heidi Von Dankelein

Wilhelmina Von Dankelein

The anticipation of outcome guarantees, if not failure, the absence of grace. Danke Von Dan-

Meaning I secretly hoped I’d misplace a piece of evidence and get caught.

Chloe Von Dankelein


I can hear you laughing at me in shadows. Sometimes you get no options. Your head is in his hands. Even when you’re as pure as rain, and your glass. As the text thickened, I expanded and found My need for consolation is insatiable, but the nervous. Born This Way

Costanta, Romania, 2009

Study of Catra’s Force Squad

Study of Swift Wind

Study of Hordak

before they attack Da-

a dog of war with a gun life is just a wet kiss on comfort. present tense makes me


Abandon, was the one charisma by which you were able to trick me into the light.

Study of Catra

Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Los Angeles 2011 (There is no place like Homecoming)

A Talent For Trouble, video still from the original She-ra Princess of Power episode

Study of the water polo Spanish team players (Mexico, 1968) I am aware of something in myself whose shine is my reason. It shines on and on until only the shadows it casts are registered. I never made it to the Heart of Darkness. I would always fade too soon. Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles 2011

But I’m not so sure I’d like it there. The natural world makes sense: cats hate water and love peace.

Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles 2011

When I was young I used to fear fearing death.

Study of Spirit’s transormation


Parts of fears I made into new machines most of them not so they did me.

Shadow Weever’s spell

We had lived exceptional lives in our heads. Good thing about memories, at the end of the day they are saved in Razz

the same file as references do, and we didn’t need to tell anybody.

Oath

Yellow Blue Of course, I have wasted too much soul on melancholy and tv. if it wasn’t for the misdemeanors of education, if I didn’t feel guilty for the displaced labor, I’d be doing ok and I wouldn’t need to tell anybody. But I’m not sure I’d like it there. Study of Leech swallowing

Rats and Heroes

(I was never really close to marsh)


All the things I like are those that are love letters to those who didn’t accompany me. Good. I can then write to them all the time on a good day and not at all on a bad day. And I will never need to tell anybody. Study of fright zone (Interior) I no longer need to name the things I don’t like.

Venice, Los Angeles, 2011 I take out and grow, I add and grow small. We expected time to end sometime around dusk tomorrow.

A Talent For Trouble, video still from the original She-ra Princess of Power episode Too far. Future is inherently plural. Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles

We can exist in a state of absolute volume as long as we’re alive. Do you take salt with your peddles? Since it was just the two of as around I took them off and put them back in order. I have included here some quotations and other bits of overheard wisdoms. I hope they will be of interest to you, and that you will forgive me the confusion of my notebooks. I do not always recall who run into me when.


On Saturday May 26 to Saturday June 2, the show ‘Magic Circle’ at Loraini Alimantiri Gazon Rouge opens a window to host Dora Economou who edits and curates Antonakis Christodoulou new solo show. The show ‘A Talent for Trouble’ takes place inside the TV set in the couple’s bedroom.

A Talent For Trouble 2012  

Video piece by Antonakis Christodoulou and Dora Economou. Drawings and paintings by Antonakis Christodoulou. Found Images by Antonakis Chris...

Read more
Read more
Similar to
Popular now
Just for you