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VILADECANS - An inward look. An inward look?



From Thursday 14 | June to Sunday 22 | July
Espais Volart, Barcelona




This year Joan Pere Viladecans (Barcelona, 1948) is celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of his first exhibition in Barcelona. After a career featuring many exhibitions, Viladecans is presenting at the Espais Volart Una mirada interior. Una mirada interior? It is a show curated by Glòria Bosch and Mercis Rossetti which criss-crosses the established boundaries between science and art in order to pose new questions regarding the demarcation between the different fields.

Putting thought before painting, the artist establishes a dialogue between language, pictorial gesture and the representation of reality, reproduced and manipulated by use of digital printing.  Some of the works, done on enlarged x-rays of various areas of the body, turn syndromes, imperfections, pathologies and fractures into artistic elements which invite us to explore the depths of our bodies, as if they were crypts, so as to learn more about ourselves.

 


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Since his first exhibition featured at the legendary Sala Gaspar of Barcelona in 1969—now almost 50 years ago—the artist Joan-Pere Viladecans has become an international figure exhibiting in the different cities that opened their doors to him as a young artist and poet: Madrid, Toronto, Washington D.C., New York and Stockholm, among others. His work has received recognition both at ..

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