Rocky Messages

Van Mensvoort
March 8th 2010

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These SMS-style messages scribbled into the mountains by Belgian artist Wim Delvoye, make us so humbly aware of the discrepancy between our everyday human experience and some of the larger forces of nature.

waited till midnight

bell broken

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John Weeks
Posted 10/03/2010 – 06:48

and the fact that those two peaks look like giant breasts isn't next nature stuff in their own right?

Ken Benoit
Posted 09/03/2010 – 22:30

Are these messages really carved into the rock or are they digitalized onto the photos? Personally, I like them, but I can't see the New Zealand conservation department (which owns the mountains) allowing someone to do that to "nature" here.

Arnoud van den Heuvel
Posted 05/09/2008 – 01:00

I would like to see this comment carved into the K2

Should men be able to give birth to children?

Lisa Mandemaker: Using an artificial womb could lead to more equality between sexes, but also between different family layouts. If men would be able to give birth to children, it would maybe be easier for male same-sex couples to have a child together.

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