The Cool Couple

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KARMA FAILS Visualization becomes a way of engaging with a political and existential problem of great magnitude. (Joanna Zylinska) Karma Fails is the first chapter of Turbulent Times. Nothing Happens in Nice Weather, an investigation on the status of humanity in the present.In the widespread consolidation of soft powers on the collapse of social contract, […]

DISCIPULA

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Just Like Arcadia Just Like Arcadia describes the disintegration of a digital image through the manipulation of its JPEG code. The image is a render of the Garden Bridge, a planned but never realized architectural project by Thomas Heatherwick Studio (and at the centre of a lively debate on London’s misuse of public funds).Its JPEG […]

“In Sardegna” // Guido Guidi

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Collected in three volumes that retrace the stylistic evolution of the famous Italian author, “In Sardegna” by Guido Guidi is a project that, through two journeys separated by forty years, report the attention of the author, famous for having focused its gaze for a long time on the vernacular landscape, for the socio-cultural changes of […]

Art Stays Festival

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Giangiacomo Cirla: Art Stays Festival 2019, entitled FUTURE, is coming with a focus on projects that are offering various interpretation of our near future. After the previous editions, when you investigate climate changes, political conflicts, and social and economic differences, you are going to find an answer to the question that everybody is afraid to […]

Stefania Orfanidou

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PENDULUM “The Pendulum book is the approach of a return journey to the city of L’Aquila in central Italy. My relationship with this place started 12 years before I was born, when my parents met each other accidentaly there. I grew up listening to their narrations about this city, I visited it with them as […]

Emily Margarit

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  Shadows Through a Petal “In this series I create momentary sculptural sets for the camera using photographic and organic materials. My work physically reimagines the perceived natural world from something seen to something felt, exploring how the multifaceted nature of experience might emotionally manifest. The process is physical both in and out of the […]

Cody Ellingham

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Shanghai Streets As aging and ornately beautiful ‘Shikumen’ lane houses are torn down across Shanghai, a New Zealand photographer has set out on a mission to capture the historic streets before it’s too late. Photographer Cody Ellingham (New Zealand) has embarked on a project to explore the intricate communal Shikumen lane houses unique to Shanghai’s […]

SOMETHING IS ALWAYS MISSING

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In Gloria Pasotti‘s work a sort of lightness persists that always leads her to refrain from defining her own practice in a monolithic and continuous element in favor of a continuous exploration and questioning of the relationship between image, author and staging visual. Her artistic research, strongly linked to the construction of a photographic scene, […]

Matthieu Gafsou

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PHROOM HOME Artists Projects Interviews Book Reviews Essays Moving Images Authorials TV Exhibitions Education Submission Newsletter About   MATTHIEU GAFSOU H+   websiteInstagram Transhumanism is an intellectual movement that aims to augment the human body through use of sciences and technique. This topic refers to everyday purposes, which are already banal, such as the use […]

Iva Kontic & Luukas Veivo

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PHROOM   HOME Projects Interviews Book Reviews Videos Essays TV Artists About Submission Newsletter   AESTH-ETHICS OF ECOLOGY & MOVING-IMAGE ART Amsterdam / The Hague, May 2019 Iva Kontic & Luukas Veivo The question of what it means to think ecologically is one of increasing importance to artistic practice today. Such growing attention can be […]