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Tony Conrad at Culturgest

The era of post-truth, post-ironic post-sincerity is cracking at the foundations. Nihilistic, hedonistic humour, without ethical foundation, is a meme consumed in a flash to the brink of exhaustion. What is the importance of irony without its critical and regenerating support? Why does satire matter...

The era of post-truth, post-ir...

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Motion. Autos, Art, Architecture

“Bitches know they can’t catch me (Vroom, vroom) Cute, sexy and my ride’s sporty (Vroom, vroom) Those slugs know they can’t catch me (Vroom, vroom) Beep-beep, so let’s ride” Charli XCX, Vroom Vroom (2016)  Movement, acceleration and speed are hallmarks of Modernity. These are elements of the same equation that...

“Bitches know they can’t c...

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The D.E.A.D. Man, by Henrique Pavão

The D.E.A.D. Man by Henrique Pavão is a performance and a record that takes place on several planes.The most obvious is the quotation itself. By using Neil Young’s sound composition for Jim Jarmusch’s 1995 film - something recurrent in the artist’s work, which resorts to...

The D.E.A.D. Man by Henrique P...

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Memórias de uma (H)era

Memórias de uma (H)era by Paulo Lourenço is an exhibition that shows the limits of serigraphy and the plastic and three-dimensional capacity it can acquire when taken to the extreme. Besides the vegetal and phytomorphic motifs, Lourenço adds the marks of a long process -...

Memórias de uma (H)era by Pau...

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