Administrative Numeration

Like me, many athletes tattoo their jersey number to their skin, a ludic identification unmindful of its sinister antecedents. Lest we forget.

my tattoo

tattoo on my ankle of a basketball with my university number inside.

my tattoo

detail of tattoo.

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  1. sportsBabel » Pixel to Pellicule to Projection says:

    [...] govern the biopolitics of sport. The enclosure of the stadium, the serialization of spectators and inscription of athletes within, and the topological transformation of the space to police performance enhancing substances [...]