“Dinge sind, je weilig nach ihrer Weise dingend, Spiegel und Spange, Buch und Bild, Krone und Kreuz” (Heidegger, 1950, 181).
We encounter them every day and everywhere, whether in the classroom, in the home office or in Heidegger’s philosophy: things. Some are useful to us and lend themselves to certain activities, others are just there and even lie in our way. As diverse as they may appear to us, they have something in common: they show themselves in certain ways, affect and invite us.
A selection of those is displayed together as “OBJECTS” in the following video, which was created as part of the synthpop project isnwave.