Pormishuevismo. Chapter XXXVIII: The Olympic Chimera

There is an -ism that is not explained in the universities; an artistic trend that does not understand of typology, aesthetics, philosophy or social context. The Pormishuevismo is a false artistic movement that seeks to transcend the reality through the constructive impulse of the absurd and the irrational. Although is practically unknown, this -ism represents…

Do not leave the shadows alone

The project takes as a starting point the Acadèmia de Belles de Sant Jordi de Barcelona: the first school of fine arts in the city. The Reial Acadèmia has an important collection, library and archive. We will focus on the archive and activate two activities. The first one will consist of looking, commenting and questioning,…

The Nail BAR

María Alcaide develops in this project some previous lines of research focusing on making visible the economic conditions of the cognitariat. Based on the homonymous book by M. Kang, “The managed hand” is an analysis of emotional work linked to the provision of services related to the body. Manicure salons are taken here as a…