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Apr 2018 |

Post-Humanist Art and Speculative Realism | ISABELLA SANDES

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Introduction

‘Did I request thee, maker, from my clay to mould me man? Did I solicit thee from darkness to promote me?’

-John Milton, Paradise Lost[1]

 

May 2015 |

Reconceptualizing Body, Space and Place: Telepresence in Art* | MARISA GÓMEZ

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Introduction

The body is, in common terms, the physical and material structure of human being. It’s the framework of cells and tissues that articulates our complex biological system. The body is organic matter that, as such, gets corrupted, aged and finally dies.

However, the body is much more: it is the means through which we relate to the environment, the material form of our way of being-in-the-world and the place where subjectivity, feeling or identity meet.

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