TEXT – I’M OFF.A FICTIONAL AUTOBIOGRAPHIC STORY IN EPISTOLARY FORM. Chapter 1: On Twentysix Gasoline Stations.
PUBLICATION – The MACBA Study Center – in the context of Research Field 04 ‘Curatorial and Artistic Research’ of the MeLa Project– has carried out research into the protocols of archiving and the methods of classifying documentation produced by exhibitions in the field of contemporary art, as well as investigating how these practices impact upon the writing of art history.
contemporary art + research + curating + archives + artists’publications
EXHIBITION – A.XMI. XAVIER MISERACHS ARCHIVE. Exhibition. MACBA. 12 Nov. 2015 – 28 Mar. 2016
Our work as a collective emerges from our shared interests around contemporary art and its related cultural practices. We understand curating as a place of intersection between theory and praxis and as a necessary platform that allows for the fluidity of their symbiotic co-existence.
DESIGN – Proud of my colleagues Leland Palmer and their project about censorship in the context of contemporary art and grateful of be part of it in some way as an editor and graphic designer.
EXHIBITION – It seems impossible to interpret the history of contemporary art, especially from the second half of the 20th Century, without taking into account the relevance of documentary heritage in a wide sense.
SON[I]A talks to Maite Muñoz, Head of MACBA Archive, about how the material in the Archive is organised, strategies for dissemination, and how it all contributes to redefining the boundaries between art and document.
PUBLICATION – Curated by Maite Muñoz with the artists Joan Bennassar, Enric Farrés Duran, El Palomar and Gabriel Pericàs
INTERVIEW – In 2015, when I was the Head of Archive at the Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, I was interviewed by the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya about the archive and it’s limits