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Suspension Points

- Suspension Points installation view Galleria Continua, San Gimignano. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Suspension Points installation view Galleria Continua, San Gimignano. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Suspension points 03 2018, acrylic on paper, Diptych: 140 x 140 cm each. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Suspension points 03 2018, acrylic on paper, Diptych: 140 x 140 cm each. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Suspension points 03 2018, acrylic on paper, Diptych: 140 x 140 cm each. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Suspension Points installation view Galleria Continua, San Gimignano. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Temporary relief 02 2018, oil on canvas, 204 x 194 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Present 02 2018, steel, 50 x 45 x 17 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Present 03 2018, steel, 41 x 45 x 17 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Present 04 2018, steel, 20 x 20 x 10 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Present 05 2018, steel, 6,7 x 4 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Waking hours 2018, sound installation in collaboration with Edgardo Rudnitzky. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Waking hours 2018, sound installation in collaboration with Edgardo Rudnitzky. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- La noche de los museos 2016, wool carpet and spots light, 554 x 665 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- La noche de los museos 2016, wool carpet and spots light, 554 x 665 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- La noche de los museos 2016, wool carpet and spots light, 554 x 665 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- 2018 (Model) 2018, painted wood. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- 2018 (Model) 2018, painted wood. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Street News 2018, video projection in collaboration with Edgardo Rudnitzky, 17 min and 28 sec. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Street News 2018, video projection in collaboration with Edgardo Rudnitzky, 17 min and 28 sec. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Himno 2018, video projection, duration 1 min 09 sec. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Himno 2018, video projection, duration 1 min 09 sec. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Trap 2018, wood, 61 x 214 x 158 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Trap 2018, wood, 61 x 214 x 158 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Suspension Points installation view Galleria Continua, San Gimignano. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Buried and alive 2018, bricks. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Buried and alive 2018, bricks. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Suspension Points installation view Galleria Continua, San Gimignano. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Vanitas 01 2018, wooden rod structure, 3 books, candle, 138 x 73 x 146 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Vanitas 01 2018, wooden rod structure, 3 books, candle, 138 x 73 x 146 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Vanitas 02 2018, 3 wooden rod structures, 3 books, candle, 138 x 81 x 119 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Vanitas 02 2018, 3 wooden rod structures, 3 books, candle, 138 x 81 x 119 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Suspension Points installation view Galleria Continua, San Gimignano. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Temporary relief 01 2018, oil on canvas, 165 x 195 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Portal 2018, two iron bars, screw, zip, 190 x 1,5 x 0,47 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Portal 2018, two iron bars, screw, zip, 190 x 1,5 x 0,47 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Triptych 2018, Nest (Clay), Birdcage (Metal, clay), Fan (Metal, clay), 25 x 23 x 25 cm, 22 x 17 x 20 cm, 27 x 16 x 29 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Stuck 2018, watercolor on paper, 42 x 29,7 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Suspension Points installation view Galleria Continua, San Gimignano. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Portrait of an invisible girl in the snow 2017, watercolor on paper, 29,7 x 42 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- The master’s voice 2 2018, watercolor on paper, 18,3 x 29,5 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Timescape 01 2017, watercolor on paper, 42 x 29,7 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- The mummy 2018, watercolor on paper, 42 x 36 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Saint (After Giotto) 2018, oil on paper, 70 x 100 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Father and Son 2017, watercolor on paper, 42 x 29,7 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Melt 2018, watercolor on paper, 32,7 x 47,7 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Doppler 2017, watercolor on paper, 42 x 29,7 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- Overwhelmed 2018, watercolor on paper, 29,7 x 42 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

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- White hole 2018, watercolor on paper, 23,5 x 41,8 cm. Photo Ela Bialkowska, OKNO Studio

Galleria Continua is delighted to welcome to San Gimignano one of the most prominent artists of the modern Latin American artistic panorama, Jorge Macchi

The solo show, “Suspension Points”, presents a series of works that weave together cinema, musical, literary and art history references with the dreamlike, the accidental, and with tragedy and humour: sculptures, paintings, watercolours, installations and two works born of a new collaboration between Macchi and Edgardo Rudnitzky, Argentinian musician and composer. Jorge Macchi’s poetics of suspension goes beyond the limits of the frame. “Suspension Points” takes its name from a diptych in which the dots which form the image appear to disperse upon reaching the edges of the paper. Artist work is an invitation to reconsider the relationship between the objects of the world, it recreates the conditions of a parallel reality which undercuts our certainties and our consciousness. The installation “La noche de los museos”, occupying the parterre of the ex-cinema and theatre space, is no exception. This work invites the spectator to reflect on the meaning of one of the main questions in Macchi’s work: the materialising power of light. Moreover Laura Hakel, curator of the show, underlines, this installation creates a contradiction between the present and the past of an action, the ambiguous evanescence of an image and the presence of the viewer.The artist’s works are to be found in important collections such as those of MoMA in New York, MUSAC (the Museum of Contemporary Art of Castilla and León), the Tate Modern in London, Centro Galego de Arte Contemporáneo (CGAC) in Santiago de Compostela, Fundación Arco in Spain, MUHKA in Antwerp, SMAK in Ghent, Belgium, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea of Rosario in Argentina and Fundación Banco de la Nación Argentina in Buenos Aires.

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