Helena Almeida
Helena Almeida
Photos by Artur Rosa
Módulo - centro difusor de arte
21X15,5 cm
52 pages + loose-leaf sheet
From the 150 copies, 50 are numbered from 1 to 50 and are dated and signed by the artist;
5 copies are hors commerce, containing 2 loose-leaf Sheet and are signed by the artist and numbered from I to V.
Porto, Portugal
offset, B/W + blue, over white paper. The loose-leaf sheet is dated, numbered and signed by the artist.
The book contains two photographic sequences showing and action – a hand draws a line or paints a blue brushstroke and afterwards the line and the brushstroke exist autonomously from the paper surface.
In a short text Helena Almeida explains that she aims to “To try and open up a space, to get out at any cost (...) It has become a matter of condemnation and survival. (...) Anyway, I have succeeded to come out through my finger tips.”
Gulbenkian Foundation Library, Lisbon, Portugal.

Archives de la Critique d’Art, Rennes; Kandinsky Library, Paris, France.
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2013-04-30 14:22:40