Geographical Distancing 2020
Distanciamento geográfico, 2020
acrylic on canvas
Perhaps it might be said rightly that there are three times: a time present of things past; a time present of things present; and a time present of things future. For these three do coexist somehow in the soul, for otherwise I could not see them. The time present of things past is memory; the time present of things present is direct experience; the time present of things future is expectation.
The Sars Covid19 virus drove away our bodies and imposed limits and barriers in daily life, placing us in a state of anguish and impotence. Unable to have physical contact with others, to be in other places, and the fear of an uncertain time, rouse the need to find a source of resilience. How to create an ability to cope with a crisis, to learn how to love our solitude and recreate a new relationship with our in / out spaces?. How to survive in this new silent territory, in this inter-place?