mensura / reicta naturalist is a repartee project via online whit the artist Luis Mata during the first lockdown 2020,
for Fundacion Sala Mendoza (Venezuela)
Risveglio (pronounced in Spanish).
Risveglio is the mechanism of a venetian blind (curtain).
Dead leaves of a plant found in the house where I am spending the quarantine, thread, trunks of the same plant and incense.
answer of the haiku of Luis Mata:
vuelven mis pupilas
buscando sombra propria,
sol y mengua-
(Haiku of Luis Mata)
material: rock, thread, wood, fabric, water, earth, wind and sunlight.
magic object useful for understanding Mengua