Paul Sharits (1943-1993), Untitled (photocopied notes and graphs), 1968-1971; photocopy, 11 x 8 1/2 inches; Gift of Christopher and Cheri Sharits, 2006
"every act of working + accomplishing, all acting + calculating, is maintained + stands in the openness of a contest in the midst of which an existent thing, considered both as what it is + how it exists, can be expressly placed + refined to. this happens only when the existent thing comes to be represented in a declarative sentence, as the expression takes on itself the ordering which allows it to express what + how an existent thing exists"
but then, is "the film" a projected linear-modular object + is it "in" the object that "its" characteristics are to be found?
i.e. how does one "bracket' one's perceptions when the "object" is a changing time-process?
"He who attempts to doubt is attempting to doubt 'Being' of some sort or other, or it may be Being expanded into such...(continued)