experimenting with difference and exploring new meanings through poetic experiences in border zones. It rejects binary purisms and totalizing perspectives, embracing the radicality of the poetic. The project focuses on landscapes and architectures in the chimeric territory of Pampa, poeticizing the land, the void, the incomplete, and the mysterious. It celebrates the contemporary by embracing the unknown and the contaminated, promoting poetic hybridization and the exploration of mystery.
Supermarket sweep… the Latvian pavilion which has been transformed into a minimart.
This contribution brings a little levity to the long trek through the halls of the Arsenale.
Choice as the basis of architectural process, the pop aesthetics emphasizing the languages of consumption as in Hamilton or Warhol: everything is structured by the dynamics of commerce.
Welcome to T/C Latvija, surely the most instagrammed installation of this edition of the Biennale
Smart? Brilliant? Ironic?
Latvia is reopening the archive boxes once again, reminding us (including the Biennial Presidency) of everything that has already been thought up and invented, and inviting us to place the most urgently needed products in the basket, to combine them with one another, and ultimately consume all the knowledge.
Fun, colourful and thought-provoking, it offers a tongue-in-cheek moment to the Arsenale sequence...