Desvios I


Title - ArtinSite – Desvios/Detours – Curating the local
Editor and Translator - Gabriela Vaz-Pinheiro
Contributors - Patricia Brown (UK), Anne Cauquelin (FR), Anne Engel (UK), Luís Firmo (PT), Teresa Fradique (PT),Jeremy Hunt (UK), Roger Meintjes (PT-ZA), Catarina Mourão (PT), Alan Read (UK), Gabriela Vaz-Pinheiro (PT).
Design and Art Direction - LMSDesign
Keywords - Architecture. Public Art. Public Space. Site-Specificity.
Languages - Portuguese-English
Number of Pages - 276
Publication Date - 2005
ISSN - 1645-8478
Size - 21cm (H) x 15cm (W) x 2,2cm (D)
Weigh - 615gr
Price - 15€




«This first book, titled “Curating the Local”, gathers the production of thought from the first International Forum, which took place in Torres Vedras on September the 24th and the 25th, 2004, in parallel to A8_Arts In Progress. Its fundamental critical concern is centred on the questioning of the definition of the local, the re-definition of the concept of site-specificity and the transferability of contemporary artistic practices (…).»


Gabriela Vaz-Pinheiro & Luís Firmo