Southern wind (No title for a ruin), 2012

Viana do Castelo


Street intervention in the main square of the of city of Viana do Castelo, Portugal
A construction of a ruin, in the middle of the City, carries the sense of aggression, increased by time and social erosion under ideas of progress, future, and work, connected with hygienic ideologies of northern country’s and industries.
Southern wind also brings together a sense of conflict, related to mass media spreading ideologies of southern countries crises. Identified as emotional, corruptive place from were can come the fear of insurgent indiscipline of chaos, bounded with a strangeness feelings of attraction for heat, caos and exotism.