Skip to content

‘My Work is … Like Theatre’

The Oratorio de Sant Feliu in Palma de Mallorca is a 13th Century place of worship that has recently been converted into a gallery for Contemporary Art. It is still a place of worship in a way.

Currently – until May 9th – you can see an arrangement of three installation works by the French artist, Christian Boltanski, in the small chapel. This artist’s work is not often shown in Spain, but the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao has a Boltanski chamber in its permanent collection.

The work shown in my photograph is entitled Petit Monument Odessa (Relique) and dates from 1990.

This exhibition is, in my opinion, the most commendable art show in Mallorca at the moment and I would urge you to go and see Monsieur Boltanski’s theatrical work for yourself, worship or none.  

The photo was taken in Palma de Mallorca, Baleares, Spain. The date: April 11th, 2008. The time was 10:58:19.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Recent Comments

Stats

  • 1,388,414 visits

Copyright

Copyright © November Press 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to November Press and Mallorca Daily Photo Blog with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

Copyleft ©© Klaus Fabricius 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

%d bloggers like this: