How To Be Rich, with The Cinematics. Exhibition at The Vault, 28 February to 30 April 2013.
How to be Rich
“Somewhere years ago, we reinvented a new way of seeing things that we took for granted, like a trombone quintet; a sound that already existed. The orchestra that our silences produced. From a Gulag, like ABC soup on a rainy day, like how the birds hop on their two feet, at one Al Jilani near one Waterloo Street. Uncle was still roasting chestnuts that were one day late. Like Four Season’s coffee, on a rainy day, the smell of rain, the stillness from lack of sleep, the silence from exhaustion, then all things stopped. Do you see those stones in the sky? There are no _isms here. Even in Norway. There should be more beer, to accompany…”
At some point, something must have come from nothing. What follows afterwards is the Process. We exist, yes, but what we want is to live this existence, and live it well. If the magic lies in the Process then maybe we can make the living magical by leading a cinematic life. We believe in chilling as an ideology, and the process of leading a cinematic life as an end product.
And it all started from a seed.