By Carles Guerra, director of the Fundació Antonio Tàpies and co-curator of the exhibition.

The severe climatic vulnerability and the economics of debt extraction suffered by the island of Puerto Rico can hardly be ignored, as it is the background that gives political meaning to the works of Allora & Calzadilla.

Allora & Calzadilla "Hope Hippo", 2005

Programme

FRIDAY, 16 MARCH 2018, 5.50 pm
Venue:
Fundació Tàpies
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To reconstruct the disorder of a possible city. To use the model, not as an element in a project, but as the representation of something that already exists.
Jordi Colomer