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Travel Tip: Art and Archaeology in Spain
Pasajes. Viajes por el híper-espacio (Passages. Travels in Hyperspace)



Pasajes. Viajes por el híper-espacio (Passages. Travels in Hyperspace)
SPAIN
GIJÓN (ASTURIAS)  •  LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial  •  Ongoing
 
 

Pasajes. Viajes por el híper-espacio (Passages: Travels in Hyperspace) is a selection of works drawn from the collection of Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary (T-B A21). Consisting primarily of large-scale installation work, the exhibition is designed so as to foster a contemplative stroll, making the body central to the visitor's experience of art and offering a journey into a perceptual dimension that activates the physical, the sensory and the cerebral.

The heightened visual and sensorial stimulations described by the notion of "hyperspace" is a metaphor for the abrogation of "the capacity of the individual human body to locate itself, to organize its immediate surroundings perceptually, and cognitively to map its position in a mappable external world." (Jameson)

Artists: Ai Weiwei, Doug Aitken, Haluk Akakçe, Janet Cardiff & George Bures Miller, Maurizio Cattelan, Olafur Eliasson, Michael Elmgreen & Ingar Dragset, Florian Hecker, Jeppe Hein, Carsten Höller, Los Carpinteros, Ernesto Neto, Carsten Nicolai, Olaf Nicolai, Paul Pfeiffer, Sergio Prego, Pipilotti Rist, Monika Sosnowska, Cerith Wyn Evans.



LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial Website


Contact: LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial
Los Prados, 121
33394 Gijón (Asturias)
Spain
Tel: (34) 985 185 577

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