Text animation on monitor, in collaboration with Andre Guedes.

First shown in English and Portugese at “Prospectus IV” Gallerie Municipas Lisboa 2017
(Accompanying catalogue publication due 2018)

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Dear Colleague,

Rather than struggle to sustain or envision a factory from the traces left behind in the wake of
the textiles we produce, we look towards our own deployment as the texture of the workplace
itself.

The texture of the factory, of what is not required, almost precisely echoes the apparatus of
aesthetics and gestures required to maintain it. The hollowness at the centre of this factory –
a hollowness we might work to fill but must first provide hunger adequate to it in ourselves – is
the core from which the aura of its greatness will resound. The activity within that gives
meaning to the most insignificant moment without….