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Zoe Williams “To those who have quite had their fill of Gorgo” at Ciaccia Levi, Milan

Zoe Williams “To those who have quite had their fill of Gorgo” at Ciaccia Levi, Milan

My soul is wrought to sing of forms transformed to bodies new and strange! Ovid, Metamorphoses. Research reveals that the oceanic crusts are much simpler and younger than the continental crusts withsome 100 million years separating the oldest oceanic rock from the oldest continental one. The oceanfloor is young because it is constantly destroyed and …

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Jiajia Zhang “A FILM IN TWO PARTS, THE SECOND of WHICH NEVER ENDS” at Istituto Svizzero, Milan

Jiajia Zhang “A FILM IN TWO PARTS, THE SECOND of WHICH NEVER ENDS” at Istituto Svizzero, Milan

Entering the exhibition space from the courtyard with its mosaic floor, I unexpectedly find myself standing on a soft carpet. Behind me, gigantic advertising posters partly mask the facades of the buildings on Piazza Cavour—a place emblematic of Milan’s “modern” post-war architectural and ideological reconstruction. In front of me is Jiajia Zhang’s installation, L’invitation au …

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