Spooky Action at a Distance
The point of departure for Carsten Nicolai’s installation ‘tele’ at Berlinische Galerie is the anomaly called ‘quantum entanglement’. Somewhat sceptically, Einstein called the phenomenon that two spatially separated quantum systems find themselves in a joint state ‘spooky action at a distance.’ Two particles are linked to one another in such a way that changes made to one of the two have a direct, immediate impact on the state of the other, as if there were a telepathic link between the two.
Read the complete article by Anne Bitterfeld in the latest issue.
captions – both pictures:
| Carsten Nicolai | tele | 2018 | © Carsten Nicolai und VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2018 | Courtesy Galerie EIGEN + ART Leipzig/Berlin und Pace Gallery | Foto: Julija Stankeviciene |