D.P.R.K. 7                                                                                                                                                             Temporary website 2017

Shorlisted in Fractal Horses Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart


In June 2010, a football match was broadcasted live in North Korea for the first time (DPRK). The iconic image of Cristiano Ronaldo was aired on the (limited) national television. Under the frame of chaos theory, this event cannot be understood as a result of mechanistic determinism. The unfolding of social systems in terms of such complexity demands a different approach—even marketing enterprises have acknowledged this with their stochastic modelling. But there is a problem: these episodes must be conceived in ontological terms of contingency, but we cannot help but look for patterns.