The Passerby (NB)

The Passerby (2017) recreates the labyrinthine layout of a street market. Hanging from steel structures, the translucent polyurethane surfaces have been directly cast from common plastic tarps often encountered on outdoor market stalls and temporary constructions sites, ephemeral architectures that protect people and goods. The viewer is obliged to move amongst the tarps, engaging with the … Continued

Studies on Mysticism

Studies on Mysticism (2017) is a series of airbrushed works painted directly on the surface of flattened product wrappers, such as chewing gum or cookie boxes. I reproduce the original product background graphics omitting any foreground registers – such as words or logos or images- with the purpose of revealing the transcendental metaphysical promise the products present. … Continued

Poems for Supermarkets

For the third time around, Danish imprint Lodret Vandret has invited an artist to work via the printed receipts from the cash registers at the supermarket REMA 1000 in the old Carlsberg Brewery grounds in Copenhagen. Catalan-born, New York-based Ester Partegàs has written an interactive poem inspired by the physical properties of the grocery store … Continued