Mémoires (Memories) is an artist's book made by the Danish artist Asger Jorn in collaboration with the French artist and theorist Guy Debord. Printed in 1959, it is the second of two collaborative books by the two men whilst they were both members of the Situationist International.

Mémoires (Memories) is an artist's book made by the Danish artist Asger Jorn in collaboration with the French artist and theorist Guy Debord. Printed in 1959, it is the second of two collaborative books by the two men whilst they were both members of the Situationist International.

Guy Debord, 'Theory of the Derive' (1956) #experimentsinmotion #motion

Guy Debord, 'Theory of the Derive' (1956) #experimentsinmotion #motion

A Situationist classic: Asger Jorn and Guy Debord's Fin de Copenhague: Observatory: Design Observer

A Situationist classic: Asger Jorn and Guy Debord's Fin de Copenhague: Observatory: Design Observer

P. 9: The supreme "separation", the separation that affects relational channels, represents the final stage in the transformation to the "Society of the Spectacle" as described by Guy Debord. This is a society where human relations are no longer "directly experienced", but start to become blurred in their "spectacular" representation.

“The Society of the Spectacle” (Guy Debord, 1973, Full Movie)

P. 9: The supreme "separation", the separation that affects relational channels, represents the final stage in the transformation to the "Society of the Spectacle" as described by Guy Debord. This is a society where human relations are no longer "directly experienced", but start to become blurred in their "spectacular" representation.

Example of Detournement technique. Page from "Memoires." Guy Debord and Asger Jorn, 1959. Resource: Kagablog. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://kaganof.com/kagablog/category/contributors/the-society-of-the-spectacle/

Example of Detournement technique. Page from "Memoires." Guy Debord and Asger Jorn, 1959. Resource: Kagablog. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://kaganof.com/kagablog/category/contributors/the-society-of-the-spectacle/

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