ver lonjuras

Trabalho de Isaura Pena, 2015. Percebi na abertura da exposição que falava com entusiasmo de Ver Lonjuras de Isaura Pena sem que nunca tivesse feito perguntas à artista sobre a obra. Falava sobre as escolhas íntimas, da decisão entre fazer ou não fazer, deixar ou não deixar, adequar ou inadequar. Marcamos então uma conversa e como resultante …

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There are so many new things to write about…

My son is insisting that I start giving my "intelligent" contribution to society disconnected from Facebook and he is right. "Go back to the Web, Mom". Now, I am decided to start feeding the WWW directly as we did back in 1996, writing HTML directly to Pico on a Unix terminal (just a joke - …

GlogauAIR: a place to decompress (or to work like there is no tomorrow)

Almost three months have passed since I arrived from Morocco passing through Lisbon, landing by taxi at Glogauerstr. 16 in Kreuzberg, Berlin. What to tell about an experience that is basically waking up every day to a new unpredictable day - getting to know K who made me mass fitting clothes; H who could be …

PhD

One should always ask themselves why would an artist want to have a PhD. Many of them because they also have a day job as an university professor. I am still dwelling with the idea of art in the university system, and the several (SEVERAL) concessions one has to make, as a researcher and even …