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Martha Araújo, Carla Chaim, Analívia Cordeiro, Débora Delmar, Anna Bella Geiger, Hudinilson Jr., Jac Leirner, Cinthia Marcelle, Ana Mazzei, Ad Minoliti, Ana Prata, Camila Sposati, Carla Zaccagnini

Press Release

#elenão*

This exhibition is about the loss of language
Rather, the title of this exhibition is about the loss of language
When language and meaning have become dissociated
When language is no longer language
When language has been reduced to an outlet for repressed anger, fear and prejudice
The symptom of a sick society
The opposite of culture
Because there is no culture without language
This is why I …

#elenão*

This exhibition is about the loss of language
Rather, the title of this exhibition is about the loss of language
When language and meaning have become dissociated
When language is no longer language
When language has been reduced to an outlet for repressed anger, fear and prejudice
The symptom of a sick society
The opposite of culture
Because there is no culture without language
This is why I have opted for a non-title
A hashtag
Until language is made possible again

#elenão #nothim

*The hashtag #elenão emerged in recent months as a response to the rise of far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro in …