Image credits: Nuno Martins and Isobel Atacus
Zaratan Arte-Contemporânea, Lisbon
23 Feb - 30 March 2019
Digital print on textile, mixed media 'pond' (textile, clay, plaster, spray, salt), digital print, anti-radiation crystal, rose quartz crystal, perspex pipes burnt at the ends, pink light, HD video with sound playing in a separate room, found log, young clay, gouache, sea salt, glass shelf
ONLY IF proposed an interruptive gesture, a logic played out across the gallery. The works presented a whole divided into parts. The pond - or the inverted skin of a pond - occupied the main space and spread over two further rooms, to interrupt the navigation of the space and be interrupted in its entirety by the walls that divided it. Over the course of the month the pond dried out and grew a fungus.