Sunrise and Sunset on mu.nl
19 May 2013 – 28 July 2013
Online 24 hours a day. Active and available, connected to the world, timeless – or in any case, not adhering to a daily routine, 24 hours a day. The bright light of the monitor is always on.
This is a part of modern reality that Helmut Smits likes to dissect, all the way into the motherboard. Even better: Smits has restored it to create a concept that a caveman could comprehend.
A daily and nightly rhythm, the rhythm of nature, not of culture or technology. A screen that rises and sets like the sun, a website that goes to bed early.
MU Managing Director
Programming by Rop van de Laar