URANUS NOW

Uranus Now Exhibition at MNAC 17.10.2019 – 12.01.2020 in cooperation with Zeppelin, Ideilagram December 22, 1989 marked not only the fall of the Ceaușescu regime, but also the end of the megalomaniac communist project to demolish and then rebuild Romanian cities. Thirty years on, the collective memory of these destructions is fading away, while the …

Trauma (RO)

Când mă gândesc înapoi la nașterea lui Luca și zilele acelea de noiembrie petrecute în spitalul Bucur, mă cuprinde o tristețe uriașă – și un fel de greață dezarmantă. Au trecut 4 luni de atunci și îmi fac curaj să scriu, ca să trec odată peste episodul ăsta. Pregatiri. Tensiune. Cu doctorița mea preferată, în …

Déjà vu

Déjà vu (deɪʒɑː ˈvuː) in French, literally, already seena: the illusion of remembering scenes and events when experienced for the first time b: a feeling that one has seen or heard something before. The frosty sound to go with it here. Walking through Predeal, the mountain resort where we went skiing when I was 7 years old, I …

Chaos*

Bucharest, 1945: Life goes on in a more orderly fashion again, day after day unfurling more or less neatly among the ruins. One day, out of the blue, while he was waiting at the traffic light on his way home, a guy walked up to him and pointed a gun at his chest, telling him …

Blues

A blue devil passed by A song to go with it here. It is said that when a ship loses her captain, she’d fly blue flags. Today, when a ship is flying the ‘Blue Peter’ in port, she’s actually calling its crew to embark for departure: ‘All persons should report on board as the vessel …