WHY THE FUTURE DOESN'T NEED US
Ode to Bill Joy.
INSTALLATION: The launch of Eris’s Golden Apple.
A green apple painted with Gold varnish is enclosed in a transparent container.
The lack of air enables the shrinking and rotting process on the fruit, while its' surface remains untouched, golden.
Why the future doesn’t need us is the title of an article written by the American computer scientist William Nelson ‘Bill’ Joy, co-founder of the Sun Microsystems in 1982 along with Vinod Khosla, Scott McNealy and Andreas von Bechtolsheim, serving as chief scientist at the company until 2003.
31,8 x 41,2 x 10 CM GRANNY SMITH APPLE, PLEXIGLASS, GOLD VARNISH