Heating up the seat.
“Ding Ding DingThe result is a dense textual fabric, a hybrid between documentation and poetry. In the process, Miggitsch creates a portrait of a sound environment that belongs to a particular place.
two-oh-five to Paddington”
“PfffIt is not surprising that Susanne Miggitsch actually comes from photography. Her textual recording of what she hears is reminiscent of a photographic process and its attempt to depict what is seen one-to-one. Both, of course, capture only fragments:
Eight to Bow Church
Bääm Bääm Bääm
Pfff Pfff Alice Lane
“I really tried, but I'm afraid I have to admit that I was not able to capture it all with just a pen in my hand.”The book is to be understood as a script/score and will be performed by several voices when it is presented.
Softcover with open thread stitching, 11 × 17.5 cm, 192pp, various languages, design: Astrid Seme, ISBN: 978-3-903353-12-1