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The metre, a length unit standard in the international system of measurement, reveals a constant relationship between time and space. The first modern attempt to create a system not linked…Read more
There is something ritual in the fact of having to take our shoes off to walk through a gallery. This is what we must do when we visit Baharestan Carpet,…Read more
I feel compelled to write a few words on Es que ahora no puedo (I Can’t Right Now), the proposal presented by Marc Vives at etHall from 10 April to 18…Read more
‘A list of truths: That dance jolts and wakes up all that is asleep. That the memory the body could be greater than that of the mind’. Benji Hart, Dancer…Read more
I’ve visited the Oscar Masotta. Theory As Action exhibition a number of times, with the sole intention of discovering which of Masotta’s multiple characteristics I wanted to highlight in this…Read more
Sound emerges from the collision between molecules that create a vibratory movement. It can only be produced in a substantial context, never in the void. In a liquid medium –…Read more
Remember, invoke, signal, celebrate. To revise historiography, reread our female authors and artists is a pressing need – the need to revise a partial account – and responds to an…Read more
A Trip to Madrid, late February 2018 A. Hi. Do you know what? Every time I go to Madrid I feel like an amphibian on a journey across the…Read more
In the book Sculpting in Time, Andrei Tarkovsky describes how annoyed he felt whenever he heard the hypotheses and suspicions concerning the meaning of ‘the Zone’ in his film Stalker….Read more
"A desk is a dangerous place from which to watch the world" (John Le Carré)