Sim Staircase

[Image: A detail from Abgang, 2000, by Thomas Demand, a photograph now on display at the Irish Museum of Modern Art. “Although his large-scale photographs seem to capture specific places,” Artkrush explains, referring to Thomas Demand, “they actually document large-scale models constructed in the artist’s Berlin warehouse studio.” To date, these “large-scale models” have included “the site of Princess Diana’s death, Saddam Hussein’s ‘spider hole,’ and a standard staircase.” Demand, along with Oliver Boberg, popped up on BLDGBLOG back in 2005].

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