This is from a very interesting website that probes and presents Walter Benjamin’s fascinating Arcades Project, but which takes a form that that is not unlike Benjamin’s fragmented encyclopaedic work. Worth a look here
Also, Adorno’s notion of estrangement in relation to aesthetic reception is interesting here too:
Adorno: ‘‘…the sharpest sense of reality was joined with an estrangement from reality; this truly would be a worthwhile object for the psychology of art”.
Luke is currently showing at Carroll / Fletcher with artists Alexander Page and Jim Woodall in an exhibition called The Uneventful Day. Go to Luke’s website for more about his work: http://lukepburton.tumblr.com/