…is the concept of Tabula Rasa really oppressive only, or is it not also liberating at times? Don´t we need to free ourselves from time to time from the conditions we inherited from history in order to achieve desirable change? Could the project of modernity or any project of history that matter be imagined at all without the possibility of a new beginning?


Lacaton & Vassal ou l’abime du judgement, Éditions HYX, Paris, 2009, p.19