An aspect of Judith Seng’sÂ Acting Things VII: School of Fluid Measures at the 4th Istanbul Design Biennial, A School of Schools. Photo byÂ Ekin Ã–zbiÃ§er.
During the closing weekend of the 4th Istanbul Design Biennial, A School of Schools, Judith Seng’s installation at the Scales School, in the Pera Museum, hosted a special roundtable. International guests â€“ a sociologist, a curator, a philosopher and game theorist, and a theatre director â€“ discussed the project from different angles, offering surprising views on the process and the interactions that Seng’s installation determined. The discussion, which I moderated, centered on the fluidity of standards, and on the possibility to create a notation system for fluid values. The result was published in Disegno #21, and I couldn’t be happier with the result.