ONE/TWO & TWO/TWO | 2016

These collections of reading notes contain drawings and texts based on a variety of co-related subjects: the 1755 Lisbon earthquake; the arrival of the Portuguese royal library in Rio de Janeiro during the early nineteenth century; the great Portuguese navigations centuries before that and, in the even more distant past, the fear and fantasy that have engendered the accounts of ocean voyagers ever since the times of Antiquity.

  • Vergé paper, China ink, manual binding
  • 23 x 60 cm (each)
  • EXHIBITIONS: ‘Entre céu e água,’ Paço Imperial, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 

Photo: Wilton Montenegro