Posts Tagged ‘Spain’

Back from Manifesta-8

31st October 2010 by jimini Comments Off on Back from Manifesta-8

Our Temporary Art Souvenir shop in Murcia turned into quite a sucess – press coverage in the papers and even on the telly! Here’s a couple of pictures of Hedwig Feijen, Manifesta’s director, visiting the shop. And here carefully avoiding the busts I made of her… Although the shop’s finished, maybe my souvenirs of Ibn […]

Studio Visits

16th September 2010 by jimini Comments Off on Studio Visits

In my new role as guest curator for the 3rd edition of Se Busca (a project by Maribel Perpiña of laPinta in Barcelona, a project which brings together 14 artists with as many curators from around the world in an extended collaboration) I’ve been doing studio visits with participating artists doing residencies at Hangar in […]

Bag of busts

8th September 2010 by jimini Comments Off on Bag of busts

As preparation for the project ‘Temporary Art Souvenirs‘ which is being set up as a parallel event in Manifesta-8, I’m dragging 20kgs worth of plaster busts of Manifesta director Hedwig Feijen, to Barcelona as extra luggage on their way to our souvenir shop in Murcia. The busts are one of my souvenirs and the moulds […]

Se Busca Curator

13th April 2010 by jimini Comments Off on Se Busca Curator

In Barcelona visiting my good friend Maribel Perpiñá. She has just published a great book – ‘Se Busca Curator’, an overview of the curatorial practice in contemporary art. Wrapped around the cover is a poster mapping the topography of verbs used to describe the activities and responsibilities of curators by 99 respondents to questionnaires.

Unsolicited Advice

4th January 2010 by jimini Comments Off on Unsolicited Advice