Disasters: 03/04 Madrid…

Disasters series is a project that focuses on the terrorist attacks that have profoundly disturbed the World in recent years. This series consists of several installations, which incorporate video work and various objects.

Disasters: 03/04 Madrid... consists of two spreads of the Metro newspaper published on 11.03.04 – the day of the catastrophic explosions in Madrid, Spain. Hand painted magenta blocks of colour on newspaper, cover the images and text in order to represent the act of terrorism that happened in Spain on that particular day.

This project is part of number of projects under name Daily News Agency.

Daily News Agency 2004 Detail 5 newspaper pages, painted over with purple acrylic paint, each page 28x43 cm; DAILY NEWS AGENCY 2013 Printed newspapers, 2500x240cm; Bad News Project 2009 'Delo' Newspaper intervention, ljubljana, Slovenia 3 offset printed interventions, each 20x14cm, black ink on newspaper;

Installation view

Daily News Agency 2004 Detail 5 newspaper pages, painted over with purple acrylic paint, each page 28x43 cm.
Daily News Agency
2004, Detail
5 newspaper pages, painted over with purple acrylic paint, each page 28×43 cm.

 

Daily News Agency 2004 Detail 5 newspaper pages, painted over with purple acrylic paint, each page 28x43 cm.
Daily News Agency
2004, Detail
5 newspaper pages, painted over with purple acrylic paint, each page 28×43 cm.

 

Daily News Agency 2004 Detail 5 newspaper pages, painted over with purple acrylic paint, each page 28x43 cm; DAILY NEWS AGENCY 2013 Printed newspapers, 2500x240cm.
Daily News Agency
2004
5 newspaper pages, painted over with purple acrylic paint, each page 28×43 cm

The same content of the painted areas from the newspaper was made as layout for newspaper and printed as regular newspaper (offset technique – print on newspaper paper) in an edition of 100 copies.

Daily News Agency
2004
Front side, 4 newspaper pages, offset print in magenta colour on newspaper paper, each page 28×43 cm
Daily News Agency
2004
Back side, 4 newspaper pages, offset print in magenta colour on newspaper paper, each page 28×43 cm

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