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“Sin embargo soy humana y me quedado aquí encerrada componiendo cancioncillas sin paraaaaaar” Rigoberta Bandini “Cuánto trabajo excavar y excavar solo para volver a mí misma” Alejandra Smits IRENA: What…Read more
The stones are too hard for my feet. I put on my flip-flops and walk towards the water, still bright, but with the ability to darken the large rocks around…Read more
Jaime y Manuela Currators (Manuela Pedrón Nicolau and Jaime González Cela) launched their virtual exhibition La Gran Conspiración (The Great Conspiracy) into the world during last December in 2020, as…Read more
Among the many professional conventions that artists have to face, exhibiting their work in a commercial gallery is not one of the minors. The difficult relationship between the work carried…Read more
There is a painting preserved in the Galleria Nazionale delle Marche in Urbino which is the living image of the quattrocento. Until now, its authorship is unknown, although some attribute…Read more
Review of La caja de Pandora. Aspectos cambiantes de un símbolo mítico Dora y Erwin Panofsky Sans Soleil A box. A vase. An apple. A tree. A forbidden room. A…Read more
While the multiple conversations of the assembly members are reconfiguring their own plans for the redevelopment of the marginalized neighbourhoods of the city of Asunción called “los Bañados”, where more…Read more
The Toledan night is an expression that is built up orally over the centuries, using an assumed historical fact with obvious shades of legend. The origin of its meaning can…Read more
Ourownroom is a curatorial project by art historian Inés Ruíz Artola. The project began in October 2020 and is planned to end on March 8, 2021, coinciding with the celebration…Read more
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