Time travels and the (de)construction of contemporary myths

(In September 2011, the Spanish media & video art distribution platform HAMACA invited me to curate a text-based itinerary through their extensive moving image catalogue. This is the result.) Throughout this itinerary, I would like to navigate through the HAMACA

Time travels and the (de)construction of contemporary myths

(In September 2011, the Spanish media & video art distribution platform HAMACA invited me to curate a text-based itinerary through their extensive moving image catalogue. This is the result.) Throughout this itinerary, I would like to navigate through the HAMACA

PAST PRESENT FUTURE SPACE-TIME

Psychedelia is back. Forget about the Goth revival, all that paleness and blackness. Right now it’s all about tie-dye, crazy colours and acid (sounds, that is). Last 10th of September the Wysing Arts Centre held the ‘Past Present Future Space–Time’

PAST PRESENT FUTURE SPACE-TIME

Psychedelia is back. Forget about the Goth revival, all that paleness and blackness. Right now it’s all about tie-dye, crazy colours and acid (sounds, that is). Last 10th of September the Wysing Arts Centre held the ‘Past Present Future Space–Time’

Experimental Station. Research and Artistic Phenomena

(This review was originally published on www.frieze.com in August 2011) CA2M (Centro de Art 2 de Mayo), Madrid, Spain. John Cage’s aphorism ‘art is sort of an experimental station in which one tries out living’ is the inspiration for ‘Experimental Station’, a

Experimental Station. Research and Artistic Phenomena

(This review was originally published on www.frieze.com in August 2011) CA2M (Centro de Art 2 de Mayo), Madrid, Spain. John Cage’s aphorism ‘art is sort of an experimental station in which one tries out living’ is the inspiration for ‘Experimental Station’, a

Karma Chamaleon: Interview with Donelle Woolford

This interview was originally published in ‘An Art Newspaper: Special DECADE Issue, April 1, 2011’. Lorena Muñoz-Alonso: I was reading David Joselit’s piece on you, in which he describes you as a quasi-mythical character and as an “avatar”, which allows “for

Karma Chamaleon: Interview with Donelle Woolford

This interview was originally published in ‘An Art Newspaper: Special DECADE Issue, April 1, 2011’. Lorena Muñoz-Alonso: I was reading David Joselit’s piece on you, in which he describes you as a quasi-mythical character and as an “avatar”, which allows “for

Shadowboxing: Review of the RCA Curatorial MA final show

MA Curating shows pose an unsettling question: are we here to encounter a set of artworks or rather to assess under what conceptual make-up were they thrown together? Like a mirror held to the face of our art system, the

Shadowboxing: Review of the RCA Curatorial MA final show

MA Curating shows pose an unsettling question: are we here to encounter a set of artworks or rather to assess under what conceptual make-up were they thrown together? Like a mirror held to the face of our art system, the

Rosa Barba & Hilary Lloyd: dance with projector

They say stoicism’s cradle was Greece, third century BC. A long time and a long way from contemporary London, a city where just the perils and anxieties of commuting to work in the morning (if one was lucky enough to

Rosa Barba & Hilary Lloyd: dance with projector

They say stoicism’s cradle was Greece, third century BC. A long time and a long way from contemporary London, a city where just the perils and anxieties of commuting to work in the morning (if one was lucky enough to

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Sarah Lucas at The Last Newspaper, New Museum

This text was published on the 1st of December 2010 in the issue #9 of THE LAST TIMES, the free weekly newspaper and incremental catalogue of The Last Newspaper exhibition at the New Museum, New York. SEX SPORT-TRAIT SARAH Lorena

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Sarah Lucas at The Last Newspaper, New Museum

This text was published on the 1st of December 2010 in the issue #9 of THE LAST TIMES, the free weekly newspaper and incremental catalogue of The Last Newspaper exhibition at the New Museum, New York. SEX SPORT-TRAIT SARAH Lorena

Independent Gazette: Damián Ortega and Can Altay

This review was published on the 24h of November 2010 in the issue #8 of THE LAST JOURNAL, the free weekly newspaper and incremental catalogue of The Last Newspaper exhibition at the New Museum, New York. INDEPENDENT GAZETTE Lorena Muñoz-Alonso

Independent Gazette: Damián Ortega and Can Altay

This review was published on the 24h of November 2010 in the issue #8 of THE LAST JOURNAL, the free weekly newspaper and incremental catalogue of The Last Newspaper exhibition at the New Museum, New York. INDEPENDENT GAZETTE Lorena Muñoz-Alonso

Truth Study? Interview with Wolfgang Tillmans

This interview was published on the 10th of November 2010 in the issue # 6 of THE LAST OBSERVER, the free weekly newspaper and incremental catalogue of The Last Newspaper exhibition at the New Museum, New York. IS THIS TRUE

Truth Study? Interview with Wolfgang Tillmans

This interview was published on the 10th of November 2010 in the issue # 6 of THE LAST OBSERVER, the free weekly newspaper and incremental catalogue of The Last Newspaper exhibition at the New Museum, New York. IS THIS TRUE

Time Capsules: The Poetic and Politics of Memory in Art

This is the essay I wrote for my first curated exhibition ‘Time Capsules’ (November 2010, London). All the images are part of the exhibition catalogue, designed by David G. Uzquiza, a.k.a  Maison Texas “One of the schools of Tlön goes

Time Capsules: The Poetic and Politics of Memory in Art

This is the essay I wrote for my first curated exhibition ‘Time Capsules’ (November 2010, London). All the images are part of the exhibition catalogue, designed by David G. Uzquiza, a.k.a  Maison Texas “One of the schools of Tlön goes