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Dècoupes, 2019

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ATM Galeria, Gijón

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Size

200 x 100 cm
78.74 x 39 in

Reference

2827148c

Year

2019

Medium

Drawings & Works on Paper

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  • About the work

Variable dimensions. Cyanotypes printed on book covers

Dècoupes is a proposal that unites such different concepts as Anna Atkins's tecnic used on her botanic album -the first published entirely with photographs-, the cyanotype, and Henri Matisse’s Cut-Outs from his last artistic period, consisting in displays of colored cut-out papers, usually with vegetable motives, hung from the walls. Dècoupes, much like the Cut-Outs, seems half way between painting and sculpture, as well as serving to highlight the architecture that contains it.


About the Artists

1987 , Spain

Clara Sánchez Sala (b.1987) is an artist based in Madrid. Having studied Fine Arts at the University of Castilla La Mancha (2007-2012), she obteined an MA of Photoespaña in Artistic Theory and projects at the European University of Madrid (2012-2013), and one year later she obtained a MA in researching and creation at the University Complutense of Madrid.

Her artistic research develops bonds between scientific, literature and technological data, from a poetic point of view, starting from three fundamental topics on her artistic investigation: the fictional dimension of cartographic representation; rational and metrical, the reflection on landscape as a meeting point, and the Earth as a primigenial experience for men. With the objective of creating a speech always referred to the complex world of fiction that we human beings generate in that incessant un- estrangement in which the meeting with the external world consists, and that we usually call: real


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ATM focuses on the exploration and contextualization of the latest art trends by means of a comprehensive program which includes both artist management –its current roster consists of 7 seven artists working in different disciplines- and research projects in collaboration with other institutions, whose aim is to delve into contemporary visual culture. I...

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