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what are fish dreaming about?

‘That’s what São Paulo’s streets try to do to those who use them: convince you you’re somewhere else, in a hopeless attempt to alleviate the tension and inconvenience of being here, the discomfort of living in the present and of being what you are.’ (Bernardo Carvalho in ‘The Sun Sets in São Paulo’) During the […]

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about my work

If there is a common denominator running through my work, I would describe it as ‘encounters’. By ‘encounters’ I don’t mean an encounter with the Other, but a self encounter, whether through something that affects us, that connects with us, or through pure introspection, with our most intimate being. In order to quietly approach these […]

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when I can make my choices, will I be able to choose a bit of forgetting?

Helena was born on 22 March 2013. In our maternity room, a TV watched over her activity in the baby unit. Barely six hours after it had started, her life had already been split between the real and the virtual. This will be probably be repeated throughout her life: ever smaller, more portable, even wearable […]