• Bernardí Roig, Wittgenstein House (Viena) , 2017 (video still). Es Baluard Museu d’Art Modern i Contemporani de Palma, donation of the artist and Galería Kewenig © of the work of art, Bernardí Roig, 2018
  • Bernardí Roig, Ejercicios de invisibilidad, 2012 (video still). Es Baluard Museu d’Art Modern i Contemporani de Palma, donation of the artist and Galería Kewenig © of the work of art, Bernardí Roig, 2018
  • Bernardí Roig, Otras manchas en el silencio, 2011 (video still). Es Baluard Museu d’Art Modern i Contemporani de Palma, donation of the artist and Galería Kewenig © of the work of art, Bernardí Roig, 2018
  • Bernardí Roig, The man with the fire eyes, 2003 (video still). Es Baluard Museu d’Art Modern i Contemporani de Palma, donation of the artist and Galería Kewenig © of the work of art, Bernardí Roig, 2018
Bernardí Roig, Wittgenstein House (Viena) , 2017 (video still). Es Baluard Museu d’Art Modern i Contemporani de Palma, donation of the artist and Galería Kewenig © of the work of art, Bernardí Roig, 2018

Bernardí Roig. Films 2000-2018

Location: 0 floor

The project, conceived as a retrospective, aims to analyse and review the complex universe of Majorcan artist Bernardí Roig (Palma, 1965) based on the presentation and decoding of his audiovisual work. The pieces will be installed in an exciting scenic arrangement, emphasising the initiatory journey between appropriation and recreation of his images and visual constructions.

These works tell us about an insatiable and nonsensical sisyphic absurd where the solitary figures of each of the videos act, caught in the repetition of gestures, in a sameness spiral. Either carrying a lamp on his back, sewing his mouth forever, spinning with a spotlight on his head without being able to get out of the claustrophobic spaces of rationalism, climbing a mountain constantly to never reach the ruins of the language philosopher’s cottage, or trapped between laughter and the aphonia of mute insults.

All works of art belong to the Es Baluard Museum Collection and have been created between the years 2000 and 2018, including three new and yet unseen productions that represent another step forward in the work of this artist.

 

DOUBLE ENTRY TICKET >> With the purchase of one ticket you can enter the exhibition twice, since the show consists of 18 videos and it is difficult to view all the works of art in a single visit. Please, ask at the museum’s ticket office.

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Bernardí Roig, exposición, Films
21st April 2018 → 2nd September 2018
Production: Es Baluard Museu d'Art Modern i Contemporani de Palma in co-production with Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte
Curator: Nekane Aramburu

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Activities:
June 21th, 6 p.m Exclusive visit for Amics d’Es Baluard to the Bernardí Roig studio. Closed activity for Amics d’Es Baluard
July 5th, 7th, p.m Talk between the artist Bernardí Roig and the curator of the exhibition and Director of Es Baluard Nekane Aramburu.