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In 1974 Georges Perec spent a weekend at Café De La Mairie, writing what he saw… An Attempt at Exhausting a Place in Paris explores nothing happening: no drama, no Godot, an existential precursor to reality television without voicovers. Sat here now I see the appeal, though it has been pretty exciting so far: six people have tripped on the same tree root, a man’s palette almost rolled away and police with machine guns are surrounding a parked car and talking into their radios. Plus ça change.

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