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`Time has fallen asleep in the afternoon sunshine` at Koninklijke BIbliotheek van Belgie..

The project ´Time has fallen asleep in the afternoon sunshine`by Norwegian artist Mette Edvardsen presents at ' Koninklijke Bibliotheek van Belgie' in Brussels until 25 May 2013.
(Photography from Brussels and the "Koninklijke Bibliotheek of Belgium" by Tzina-Mersina Alimpoutaki-Joustra. All rights reserved).
                                          Koninklijke Bibliotheek of Belgium in Brussels( March 2013).

The project that could be also have the name ´Living books´ has been inspired from the science fiction novel Fahrenheit 451.
The artist Mette Edvardsen who performes ' Time has fallen asleep in the afternoon sunshine ' changes the books from a library collection to living books through the bility of a group of people to memorize all the texts of a book of their choice.
So all the people of the group are now 'living books'.
'Living books ' that instead to sit in a library like really books the one next to the other are walking around …