The Slow Bird

ALL WORK The Slow Bird O pássaro lento [The Slow Bird], was the group exhibition I curated for Affective Affinities, the 33a São Paulo Biennial in 2018. Both the guest artists and I presented artworks that activated links between the visual arts, literature and...

Footnote

ALL WORK Footnote I created Footnote for Affective Affinities, the 33a São Paulo Biennial in 2018.  Gabriel Pérez-Barreiro -the 2018 biennial’s curator- invited me to show my work in the double role of artist-curator; that is, to curate a group show while...

Epigraph

ALL WORK Epigraph Epigraph was made during the production of The Slow Bird. It is a transcreation of the shortest story ever, written by Brazilian author Clarice Lispector.The story was told by Lispector to her child as a bedtime story.The term...

Occurrence

ALL WORK Occurrence Occurrence is the materialisation of the space in between my dog and me while communicating at play. The object was generated by capturing the movement of both bodies in space and translating it into a three dimensional shape. The object has the...

Training

ALL WORK Training A hunting sight-hound is followed by a camera that imitates all his moves while roaming over the Sussex countryside: the pursuing camera tries to catch up when the dog sprints, stops when he stops and dodge trees and obstacles in an attempt at...

Reconstruction of the portrait of Pablo Miguez

ALL WORK Reconstruction of the Portrait of Pablo Míguez Reconstruction of the portrait of Pablo Míguez is a public artwork permanently displayed at Parque de la Memoria, a memorial that commemorates the lives and ideas of social transformation of those kidnapped,...

Colectiva

ALL WORK Colectiva Colectiva was an event that took place in Buenos Aires in 2002 and made use of the art circuit’s infrastructure to pose questions about the value system operating in the art world at that particular point in Argentina. Back in 2002, art dealer...

Plan of Invasion to Holland

ALL WORK Plan of Invasion to Holland Plan of Invasion to Holland was a project I developed in Amsterdam during a residency period at the Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten between 1996 and 1997. The plan consisted of a group of actions -A Good Wooden Dog, The...

A Good Wooden Dog

ALL WORK A Good Wooden Dog After moving to The Netherlands back in 1996, I began to frequent Flevopark, my neighbourhood’s park in Amsterdam, with the aim of finding an accomplice for my Plan of Invasion to Holland. I armed myself with a wooden decoy of a dog, a...

The Invisible Tree

ALL WORK The Invisible Tree The Invisible Tree is one of three stages of Plan of Invasion to Holland.  It was the “invasion” in itself and consisted of planting in Flevopark a small tree which I carved in green timber with the intention to make it grow...