Menos es Más
May 12 – 17, 2014, 2016, Barcelona, Spain
Artists: Rafael Tirado, El Pintorofiu, Miquel García, Ferran Cardona and Leonado Luigi Perotto
Curatorial Team: Marta Coll and Ferran Cardona with the collaboration of Rosalía Jordán, Inés Jover, Claudia Segura and Haeckel Rivadeneira
Coordination: Diana Padrón
Partner Institutions: iDENSITAT (Dispositivos Post – Seminari Expandit)
Related Activities: Workshop “Menos es más. Metodologías y estrategias de intervención en el espacio público”, in charge of Domènec at Cercle Artístic Sant Lluc. From 12th to 16th May, 16-19h. Within the framework of the project iDENSITAT (Dispositivos Post – Seminari Expandit).
Conclusions: Round table with the participation of Rafael Tirado, Pau Faus, Domènec and Ramón Parramón. May 17, 11-13h.
The recent transfer of the “Mercat dels Encants” (Flea Market) represents the latest evidence of the “Barcelona model” drift toward disciplined planning solutions to the regulations and design laws. The project “Menos es más” (Less is more), through artistic interventions in the context of a market that call into question the supposed gain derived from greater standardization test to make visible the increase in prices that has hit the market, its growing touristization, the hierarchical nature of the organization of the new stops and, in general, the loss of value in the market supply.
Cercle Artistic de Sant Lluc
Mercaders 42, 08003 Barcelona, Spain