PAUL ROBERT

Who's Asking? Ink, cardboard, hot glue. 2012.

Who's Asking?

Found cardboard is cut into circular strips. The outside edge of the second circle is glued to the inside edge of the first. This process continues, resulting in a parabolic narrowing that could, theoretically, continue to infinity. On the strips, following an expanding spiral, is written a recursive question: "WHAT ARE THE CHANCES OF THE UNIVERSE PRODUCING BEINGS CAPABLE OF ASKING SUCH QUESTIONS AS, WHAT ARE THE CHANCES OF THE UNIVERSE PRODUCING ..."