transposition 368
©2023 Sascha Mikloweit & VG Bild-Kunst, Photo: Manuel Pandalis
transposition 368 (untitled)
Sascha Mikloweit
Mineralogical Museum University Bonn, Germany; Cemetery Poppelsdorf, Bonn
Sound Sculpture
“Torpedo Crusher”, “Scheibenschwingmühle”, Raspberry Pi, Soundcard, Speaker, Glas
184 x 25 x 41 cm (each element, overall dimension variable)
Recordings from the basement of the Institute of Geosciences, Department of Geochemistry/ Petrology, crusher room. You are hearing those machines running empty—the “Torpedo Crusher” and the “Scheibenschwingmühle”—that will re-materialise in May 2023 one Tsumeb mineral from the collection of the Mineralogical Museum University Bonn for transposition 015: the colonial epistemic object #50529.