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Cadenes de Dàmocles, 1994

The Chains of Damocles, 1994
Installation, Variable dimensions

I believe the poet today must broaden his field, get out of books and put himself forward with all the means provided by society itself and which he can use as unusual vehicles, infusing them with an ethical content which society does not confer on them. That is the starting point of the experiments in visual poetry which, in my opinion, has become the experimental poetry of our time. The search for a new ground between the visual and the semantic.

Joan Brossa, 1987

Technical details

Original title:
Cadenes de Dàmocles
Registration number:
Brossa, Joan
Date created:
Date acquired:
MACBA Collection. Barcelona City Council long-term
Object type:
Toilette lift chains and knobs
Variable dimensions
MACBA Collection. Barcelona City Council long-term loan
© Fundació Joan Brossa, VEGAP, Barcelona
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