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Grace and John
Patrícia Almeida
Published by Patrícia Almeida and David-Alexandre Guéniot
Text: Improvisations by Cláudia Dias, António Pedro Lopes, Marta Lança and João Fiadeiro
Design: Léo Favier
GHOST
17,5 cm x 27,5 cm
40 pages
200 copies, 30 contain a print signed by the author.
Special edition of 10, closed 25x25cm and open 200x50x25cm.
2013
(November)
Lisbon, Portugal
n.a. ; 978-989-98298-2-4
Offset, B/W. Stapled.
"GRACE: John, I don't feel confortable like this.
JOHN: Yeah, I know. I know it's hard to stay here. I know you are afraid. I know you don't trust me much. I know you don't believe in us, together.
GRACE: It's almost twelve.
JOHN: When it's twelve, I am going to say something important. Are you ready?"

"GRACE AND JOHN" comes from the collaboration between the photographer Patrícia Almeida and the performers Cláudia Dias and António Pedro Lopes at the time they were rehearsing the play "Where Does the Light Go when it's Off" by the Portuguese choreographer João Fiadeiro. Through daily rehearsals, the performers started to create two characters, Grace and John, whose relationship is ambiguous and flexible: wife and husband? lovers? brother and sister? simples friends?This ambiguity gives birth to unexpected and slightly absurd dialogues.
(Text provided by GHOST to Tipo.PT)
Collection CFC, Lisbon, Portugal
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