20 ways to see the world

welcome to the machine

“I smelt your scent on a seatbelt,” he sings on Cornerstone, which may just be the best thing Arctic Monkeys have ever recorded. The lyrics are a dazzling display of what Turner can do: a fabulously witty, poignant evocation of lost love, packed with weirdly suggestive details. The music is a long, wistful acoustic sigh, the melody so effortlessly lovely that you can’t believe no one’s come up with it before.

— Alexis Petridis

Go into business with a grizzly bear
But just don’t sit down ‘cause I’ve moved your chair


“Here’s to five miserable months on the wagon, and all the irreparable harm that it’s caused me”
The Shining (1980)Stanley Kubrick

Alex Turner

Original cover of Humbug

Julian Rosefeldt’s work consists primarily of elaborate film and video installations. In most cases, these installations are shown as panoramic multi-channel projections. They range in style from documentary to theatrical narrative. Rosefeldt primarily uses 16-mm and 35-mm film and has often worked in close cooperation with the cinematographer Christoph Krauss. Rosefeldt also works in the medium of photography.