IRA LOMBARDIA. A Certain Darkness. Obra Social La Caixa, Barcelona.
Ira Lombardía’s work Visual Strike (2012) is an act of resistance to artistic overproduction by focusing specifically on cyberspace. Lombardía has removed images of her artworks from her website for a thousdand-day strike, on her website there is a manifesto explaining this action of resistance.
Curated by Alexandra Laudo, A Certain Darkness—the third and final show in the 2017–2018 edition of Comisart—starts with the theft of the Mona Lisa from the Louvre in 1911 and goes on to explore concepts such as opacity, concealment and absence through the lens of contemporary art.