bibi calderaro
Text Walking
Librioteca Pineal — second stage (addition and activation of texts)
Text~Walking, a performance for 16 participants and 16 books
Center for Artistic Research — Buenos Aires, Argentina, December 2013 Duration: 5 hours
This collaborative performance revolved around the reactivation of texts selected from Librioteca Pineal, currently housed at Center for Artistic Research in Bs. As. Argentina ( LP is a growing library commissioned by CIA to the artist in 2010. Originally it was composed of titles about aesthetics and theories of perception. Fifteen titles about epistemology and environmental ethics were added in 2013.
For this walk I invited 15 artists to participate in a collaboration that entailed part chance, part agency, as we walked, read and interacted with the urban environment.