Article Number: 3318
English, 2007, MUMOK
Ryan Gander

Parallel Cards

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Double faced playing cards created by Ryan Gander with Mia Frostner, Robert Sollis, Paul Tisdell and Rasmus Troelsen.

Playing cards, printed on both sides and useable, a complete rummy pack of 52 cards. For amusing variations of the well-known cards games of bridge, rummy and patience. They were made with the idea of creating parallel realities in the present or seeing two realms at once. “Two games—yours and the verso game—an additional game waiting to be played in another time or space…a mirrored world, an unheralded parallel reality concurrent with the present reality that we know [...] What if scenarios are the perfect subjects for a well-fueled imagination, but what about a parallel reality in the present?