Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena

21. 9. – 11. 10. 2017
  • Mattia Macchieraldo
  • Flavio Palasciano

Beautification is a form of trivialisation
Poeticization is a form of banalisation
A pedestal is the institution’s altar
Institutionalisation normalises a language of violence

A visual discussion on representational aesthetics, sensualization of violence, post renaissance sculpture, vaporwave, hypebeasts, desire and dispersion.

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 1: ... and boys futures are gone, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 1: ... and boys futures are gone, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 1: ... and boys futures are gone, Structure #1, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 1: ... and boys futures are gone, Structure #1, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Structure #1, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Structure #1, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 1: ... and boys futures are gone, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 1: ... and boys futures are gone, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 1: ... and boys futures are gone, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 1: ... and boys futures are gone, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 2: I fuck with the vision fam let’s link im tryna build, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 2: I fuck with the vision fam let’s link im tryna build, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 2: I fuck with the vision fam let’s link im tryna build, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 2: I fuck with the vision fam let’s link im tryna build, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 2: I fuck with the vision fam let’s link im tryna build, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 2: I fuck with the vision fam let’s link im tryna build, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 2: I fuck with the vision fam let’s link im tryna build, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 2: I fuck with the vision fam let’s link im tryna build, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 2: I fuck with the vision fam let’s link im tryna build, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Arena # 2: I fuck with the vision fam let’s link im tryna build, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Structure #2, 2017

Mythical Beasts: Soft Spots Arena, Structure #2, 2017

Photography: Flavio Palasciano