Inside the Mind of Hans Ulrich Obrist

Jillian Steinhauer at Hyperallergic profiles Hans Ulrich Obrist and his new Badlands book Think Like Clouds. She writes, "He’s also known for his ongoing conceptual projects, among them do it, a roving show built around artist-given instructions for viewers, and The Interview Project, for which he’s racked up more than 2,000 hours of conversation so far, with artists, writers, philosophers, scientists, and others. It turns out he’s also been taking notes the whole time — making diagrams and sketches, scribbling down ideas and keywords. And when artist Paul Chan, who’s also the founder and publisher of Badlands Unlimited, found out that these copious notes and drawings existed, he knew he wanted to release them." Read the rest on Hyperallergic.