٠ Reina’s Altered States ٠

© Francisco Reina, from the project Altered States © Francisco Reina, from the project Altered States © Francisco Reina, from the project Altered States © Francisco Reina, from the project Altered States A minimum amount of truth is necessary to justify the communication of any kind of information. To tell the truth is often very…

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┐ Fernández Rivero, Colector └

England, William, Skeleton leaves, London, 1862 Mother and daughter, daguerrotipo, c.1860, unanimous Jean Laurent, Córdoba, street scene (1870) Joaquín Oses, Suitcase with guitar, 1880 Victorian album Kusakabe Kimbei, japanese couple, Yokohama 1890. Albúmina coloreada. CFR “Fernández Rivero (Málaga, 1956), former economist, has been acquiring photographs for a quarter of a century. He first started with…

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┐ Direct Action └

photo by © Javier Barbancho LEADERS of a workers’ union in southern Spain staged a massive raid on two supermarkets on Tuesday, filling at least 30 trolleys with staple foodstuffs to give to the poor. They gave their entire haul to local ‘food banks’ which supply hampers to families who no longer have any income…

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┐ Cabello / Carceller, II └

© Cabello / Carceller, Off Escena: If I were…, Madrid 2011 Gender Issues1 “How can we explain a term which is in itself so complicated, but which most of society is determined to simplify? How can we explain that the majority prefer to appear not to understand its diversity? And what is it that makes…

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║ Alessia Rollo ║

© Alessia Rollo, Untitled, from the series In-Domestico © Alessia Rollo, Untitled, from the series In-Domestico © Alessia Rollo, Untitled, from the series In-Domestico “The photographs of this series are excercises of figures of speech. A calumbur, such as the cactus transformed into a coloured fish that is dying in the silent agony  of a…

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║ Carmela Garcia ║

© Carmela Garcia, Untitled, from the series Paradises, 2003 © Carmela Garcia, Untitled, from the series Paradises, 2000 “The photograph’s eroticism is not always lesbian yet it obviously belongs to that space among women. Carmela Garcia’s work neither touches on nor focuses on this theme directly, though it does convey discernment to it, questioning and…

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║ Alfio Tommasini ║

© Alfio Tommasini, from the series Antonio & Paloma © Alfio Tommasini, from the series Antonio & Paloma © Alfio Tommasini, from the series Antonio & Paloma “Another day dawns on the Manzanares river. In the midst of houses, bridges, construction sites, a beer factory and a soccer stadium there is a container where Antonio…

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║ Ángel Marcos ║

© Ángel Marcos, Landscape 21, from the series Landscapes, 1997     © Ángel Marcos, Landscape 11, from the series Landscapes, 1997 “From an isolated photograph one could say that it is set in a heterogeneous network of principles, almost as abundant as the straight lines passing through a geometrical point: the possibilities of interpretation…

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