20000 tons of marble, 2017.Installation. Dimensions variable.Scaffolding Wood. Lime plaster and pigments on waterproof shuttering plates. Steel. Dust, beeswax and acrylic paint on faux leather.
For a production-grant project, an installation made out of construction materials appears structured as a wall -or a supportive element- were notions of displaced heritage take the shape of arts and crafts. The installation aims to look for the remnants of displaced arts and heritage in traditional arts and crafts, specifically DIY traditional architecture without architects. In a sense, the title allude at Citizen Kane´s Xanadu castle (Hearst Castle) where portions and fragments of European and Mediterranean heritage were realigned and articulated and idea, a notion of power and identity.-Pics: Deseo Márquez. Shown at Casa Encendida, Madrid.