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This is a brief essay but it’s in Italian. I will translate it as soon as I’ll feel like translating. Otium cum dignitate Questa quarantena è un’ottima occasione di riflessione, introspezione, un’inedita possibilità di dedicarci ad attività spiritualmente ed intellettualmente nutrienti, ad abbandonare la compulsiva produttività capitalista che la società della stanchezza ci ha abituati …

23.05.1999 – 23.05.2020

I am working on a film combining an old home movie (the last time my grandfather celebrated my grandmother’s birthday, when I was six years old) and a new one: a performance executed by my mother. I asked her to plant some seeds in the garden of her family, where flowers used to be.I decided …

come un fiume (as a river)

Tissue paper covered in embroidered sentences, flowers, paper birds and plants, small bass-relief figures. As a river that flows, memories come from the past, changing, then lie on the bottom for years, just to resurface as ancient memorabilia from a past far away. While making this piece in memory of my grandmother, in these quarantine …