Alice in process…

Instead of the question “Who is Alice?” there are now paths leading to what Alice might come to be…

11 Oct 2010

Alice by Nelson de la Nuez

Nelson de la Nuez
(After Dorothea Tanning here)

Nelson de la Nuez

Nelson de la Nuez
(after Salvador Dali)

Found HERE

Nelson de la Nuez plays with the world of wonders and the pop culture, making displacements between fictional reigns, surrealism, fairy tales, fantasy movies.  

" (...) We live in an image culture of collage and montage, of velocity and voraciousness: one image quickly devours another, transforming into another image, ready to be devoured, Norval Baitello explains. Images seduce and absorb us, but with the loss of our ability to create consistent connections and sensible relations, the devouring process is reversed: We go from indiscriminately devouring images to being indiscriminately devoured by them. We lose ourselves in labyrinthine deserts, and instead of always seeing the otherness in that which is the same, different Alices upon each reading, we find ourselves mired in the sad adventure of always seeing sameness in the other; we see nothing new in the thousands of Alices in circulation. Decipher me or I will devour you. (...) "

Adriana Peliano here

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