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Anne-Lise Coste, Ester Partegàs, Francesco Arena, Marine Hugonnier, Rubén Grilo, Wilfredo Prieto, Fran Meana, Rafel G. Bianchi

Barcelona
Apr 2 - May 7, 2016
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“The press is a watchdog. Not a lapdog. A watchdog. Now, a watchdog can’t be right all the time. He doesn’t bark only when he sees or smells something that’s dangerous. A good watchdog barks at things that are suspicious.” -Dan Rather (American journalist and a former anchor for CBS Evening News)

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Selected Works

Wilfredo Prieto
Mapa geopolítico (Geopolitical map)

2011

Market & Investment front page from Financial Times

70 x 60 cm (27 916 x 23 58 inches)

Ester Partegàs
Daily Collapse (Pink Fear)

2007

Acrylic and spray paint, pencil, collage and inkjet print on paper

38 x 64 x 4 cm (14 3132 x 25 316 x 1 916 inches)

Ester Partegàs
Daily Collapse (Fake Gloss)

2007

Acrylic and spray paint, pencil, collage and inkjet print on paper

68 x 77 x 4 cm (26 2532 x 30 516 x 1 916 inches)

Ester Partegàs
Daily Collapse (Distress Falls)

2007

Acrylic and spray paint, pencil, collage and inkjet print on paper

48.5 x 79.5 x 4 cm (19 332 x 31 516 x 1 916 inches)

Ester Partegàs
Daily Collapse (Distress Falls)

2007

Acrylic and spray paint, pencil, collage and inkjet print on paper

48.5 x 79.5 x 4 cm (19 332 x 31 516 x 1 916 inches)

Marine Hugonnier
Art For Modern Architecture: South Morning China - Fall of Communism

2009

Paper clips onto vintage newspaper front pages

67 x 47 x 4 cm (26 38 x 18 12 x 1 916 inches)

Anne-Lise Coste
Stop your wars

2003-2007

Newspaper collage on paper

32.2 x 23 x 2 cm (12 1116 x 9 116 x 2532 inches)

Rafel G. Bianchi
Miss Pancake under no circumstances were we going to dilly-dally

1995-2015

Acrylic on canvas

22 x 27.5 x 2 cm (8 2132 x 10 2732 x 2532 inches)

Rafel G. Bianchi
Bufón (II)

2006

Gouache on paper

31 x 42 x 2 cm (12 316 x 16 1732 x 2532 inches)

Francesco Arena
Engels

2009

Cement, clay, wood, iron, pencil, image

25 x 25 x 106 cm (9 2732 x 9 2732 x 41 2332 inches)

Francesco Arena
Quotidiano

2010

Ink on newspaper, jute rope

36 x 24 cm (14 532 x 9 716 inches)