Imaginary Beings – Tent

Imaginary Beings – Tent Inkjet print, metal poles from a camping tent.Dimensions variable. 2022 Adopting part of the title from Jorge Luis Borges’ The book of imaginary beings, Seres imaginários, by Carla Cabanas (1979, Lisbon), is an exhibition-installation that opens the doors, on the one hand, to the private world of the artist’s memories and, […]

The Mechanics of Absence II

                            Previous Next The Mechanics of Absence II Installation with synchronised 35mm slide projection, 7 projections, Copper e Tulle. Dimensions variable. 2017 Following another exhibition, held between October and November 2016, Carla Cabanas will present a selection of works that address the […]

Celtis Australis L.

Previous Next Celtis Australis L. Intervention on inkjet print. Variable measures. 2015 This project contains two moments: an exterior and an interior. Both are born from the idea, developed by the artist in residency, whose starting point are the leaves of the trees in the garden. In this process the artist acquired random photographs at […]

The Mechanics of Absence I

Previous Next The Mechanics of Absence I Installation with synchronised 35mm slide projection, 5 projections, dimensions variable. 2016 (…) Carla Cabanas’ work focuses on reinterpreting time and memory, through an idea of loss and saturation.Changing a set of slides, the artist modifies the story that each image retains, transforming, with that action, what was the […]

Quercus Faginea Lam.

Previous Next Quercus Faginea Lam. Intervention on inkjet print. Variable measures. 2019 CREDITS: Exhibition views of Quercus Faginea Lam. at Palácio Landal, Santarém, Portugal, 2019.