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Catalogue Essay for Modern Fuel

  • Claire 
  Published in Syphon (2013), for Modern Fuel Artist-Run-Centre In Jacques Lacan’s seminal essay, “The Mirror Stage”, there is reference to an experimental biological practice in which researchers, to incite a female pigeon to develop the gonad necessary for procreation, will introduce one to its own image in a mirrored surface. Pigeons, and locusts, cannot recognize another of their own species until this gonad has reached maturation, and placing a… Read More »Catalogue Essay for Modern Fuel