Rede Museística Provincial de Lugo

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Glances, my family

“I transform the drops of my blood into paint to portray the women who together represent the last six generations of my mother’s family”

Video Art / Photography / Sound landscape
Designed specifically for the 2nd PHASE of Olladas ‘A miña familia’, within the framework of the project A arte de ser muller nun mundo por Compartir 5.0. 2015. Pieces: Sa Diosa 33×33 cm, Su Centru 26×26 cm, Sa Còrbula 24×24 cm, Su Coccoi 17×17 cm, Su Coro 17×17 cm, Sa Mariposa 13×13 cm, Sa Tzìchera 10×10 cm, Sas Raighinas 8×8 cm, 25×25 cm,  Video: “Sas Diosas. Miradas, sa arèntzia mea”. (The women in this video are: Mariagiuseppa Mulas, Giuseppina Madau, Giovanna Saba, Ines Serra, Monica Mura and Gaia Plateo. Together they represent the last six generations of my mother’s family. The sound theme uses verses of a poem in Sardinian language “A Diosa” (The Goddess) written by Badore Sini (1873-1954), and set for music in 1921 as “Non potho reposare” (I can noy rest) by Giuseppe Rachel (1858-1937). Adapted by Monica Mura (voice and sound landscape), played by Fernando de Arana (guitar) and recorded by Santiago Rodríguez Fernández. Artist’s book.

Museo Provincial de Lugo Collection