Catalogue "TEXT [NO TEXT]", 2019, designed by Dídac Ballester, with texts by Horacio Fernández, Antonio Alcaraz and Angustias Freijo, among others.

Catalogue "TEXT [NO TEXT]", 2019, designed by Dídac Ballester, with texts by Horacio Fernández, Antonio Alcaraz and Angustias Freijo, among others.

Catalogue "TEXT [NO TEXT]"

Catalogue "TEXT [NO TEXT]"

Catalogue "TEXT [NO TEXT]"

Catalogue "TEXT [NO TEXT]"

Photograph of Horacio Fernández, Angustias Freijo and Antonio Alcaraz at the opening. 
©Javier Carrascosa

Photograph of Horacio Fernández, Angustias Freijo and Antonio Alcaraz at the opening. ©Javier Carrascosa

Installation view.

Installation view.

Horacio Fernández, Antonio Alcaraz and Angustias Freijo presenting the catalogue TEXT [NO TEXT].

Horacio Fernández, Antonio Alcaraz and Angustias Freijo presenting the catalogue TEXT [NO TEXT].

Horacio Fernández, Antonio Alcaraz and Angustias Freijo presenting the catalogue TEXT [NO TEXT].

Horacio Fernández, Antonio Alcaraz and Angustias Freijo presenting the catalogue TEXT [NO TEXT].

Installation view.

Installation view.

Installation view.

Installation view.

Isidoro Valcárcel Medina, "Cuatro borradores", 1979. Original typewritten and printed on stamped paper. Five pages of 30 x 21 cm. plus another cover and title page.

Isidoro Valcárcel Medina, "Cuatro borradores", 1979. Original typewritten and printed on stamped paper. Five pages of 30 x 21 cm. plus another cover and title page.

Installation view.

Installation view.

Detail of Bartolomé Ferrando's work, "Debate", 1996. Object collage poem. Typewriter, printed paper, plastic soldiers. 27 x 27 x 39 cm.

Detail of Bartolomé Ferrando's work, "Debate", 1996. Object collage poem. Typewriter, printed paper, plastic soldiers. 27 x 27 x 39 cm.

Installation view of works by Felipe Ehrenberg.

Installation view of works by Felipe Ehrenberg.

Felipe Ehrenberg, Self-portrait: "Dibujo infantil", 1992 and "Forma", 1971 Diptych: original anonymous drawing, signed by a child R.M., made with pen on paper (29 x 20.5 cm) and a photocopy of the print on paper and original ink writing (33 x 20.5 cm).

Felipe Ehrenberg, Self-portrait: "Dibujo infantil", 1992 and "Forma", 1971 Diptych: original anonymous drawing, signed by a child R.M., made with pen on paper (29 x 20.5 cm) and a photocopy of the print on paper and original ink writing (33 x 20.5 cm).

Felipe Ehrenberg, "Telegrams to the San Juan Biennial", 1973. Third San Juan Biennial of Latin American Engraving (1974). Institute of Puerto Rican Culture, San Juan, Puerto Rico. 12 envelopes and 9 telegrams. Edition 2/2.

Felipe Ehrenberg, "Telegrams to the San Juan Biennial", 1973. Third San Juan Biennial of Latin American Engraving (1974). Institute of Puerto Rican Culture, San Juan, Puerto Rico. 12 envelopes and 9 telegrams. Edition 2/2.

View of the showcase with works by Felipe Ehrenberg, Eduardo Terrazas and Bartolomé Ferrando.

View of the showcase with works by Felipe Ehrenberg, Eduardo Terrazas and Bartolomé Ferrando.

Eduardo Terrazas, "Sin saber que existías y sin poderte explicar". Photo book. Mexico, 1975. In collaboration with Arnaldo Coen and the Benjamin Franklin Library, Mexico. 26,6 x 21,6 cm.

Eduardo Terrazas, "Sin saber que existías y sin poderte explicar". Photo book. Mexico, 1975. In collaboration with Arnaldo Coen and the Benjamin Franklin Library, Mexico. 26,6 x 21,6 cm.

Installation view.

Installation view.

Bartolomé Ferrando, original model of TEXTO POÉTICO, 1989. Collage and typewriter on paper sheet. 21,5 x 16,7 cm.

Bartolomé Ferrando, original model of TEXTO POÉTICO, 1989. Collage and typewriter on paper sheet. 21,5 x 16,7 cm.

Bartolomé Ferrando, original model of TEXTO POÉTICO, 1989. Collage and typewriter on paper sheet. 21,5 x 16,7 cm.

Bartolomé Ferrando, original model of TEXTO POÉTICO, 1989. Collage and typewriter on paper sheet. 21,5 x 16,7 cm.

Bartolomé Ferrando, original model of TEXTO POÉTICO, 1989. Collage and typewriter on paper sheet. 21,5 x 16,7 cm.

Bartolomé Ferrando, original model of TEXTO POÉTICO, 1989. Collage and typewriter on paper sheet. 21,5 x 16,7 cm.

Installation view.

Installation view.

Antonio Gómez, "Escrito a Mano". Irland, 2017. Publishing house C'est mon dada. 14,8 x 10,5 cm.

Antonio Gómez, "Escrito a Mano". Irland, 2017. Publishing house C'est mon dada. 14,8 x 10,5 cm.

Antonio Gómez, "El peso de la ausencia". Béjar, Spain, 2001. Publishing house Libros del Consuelo. 13,6 x 9,8 cm.

Antonio Gómez, "El peso de la ausencia". Béjar, Spain, 2001. Publishing house Libros del Consuelo. 13,6 x 9,8 cm.

Detail of the work by Antonio Gómez, "El peso de la ausencia".

Detail of the work by Antonio Gómez, "El peso de la ausencia".

Installation view.

Installation view.

Above: Unica Zürn, "Oracles et Spectacles. Berlin, 1967. Book with engravings. 34,2 x 27,7 cm. 
Below: "Drawings by García Lorca", with introduction and notes by Gregorio Prieto. Madrid, 1950. Publishing house: Afrodisio Aguado, S. A.

Above: Unica Zürn, "Oracles et Spectacles. Berlin, 1967. Book with engravings. 34,2 x 27,7 cm. Below: "Drawings by García Lorca", with introduction and notes by Gregorio Prieto. Madrid, 1950. Publishing house: Afrodisio Aguado, S. A.

View of the showcase with works by Elena Asins, Armando Salas Portugal, Antonio Gómez and Edgardo Antonio Vigo.

View of the showcase with works by Elena Asins, Armando Salas Portugal, Antonio Gómez and Edgardo Antonio Vigo.

Installation view.

Installation view.

Installation view.

Installation view.

Antoni Muntadas, "Acción Comercio 64", 1974, "5 sentidos", 1972, and "Pamplona-Grazalema", 1975. Heliography in DIN A2. 59,3 x 42 cm each.

Antoni Muntadas, "Acción Comercio 64", 1974, "5 sentidos", 1972, and "Pamplona-Grazalema", 1975. Heliography in DIN A2. 59,3 x 42 cm each.

Installation view.

Installation view.

TEXT [NO TEXT]

Elena Asins | Joan Brossa | Felipe Ehrenberg | Bartolomé Ferrando | F. García Lorca | Antonio Gómez | Antonio Muntadas | A. Salas Portugal | Eduardo Terrazas | I. Valcárcel Medina | E. Antonio Vigo | Unica Zürn

from January 15, 2020 to February 5, 2020

On January 15, the LZ46 program of Freijo Gallery hosts the presentation of the TEXT [NO TEXT] catalogue, a catalogue which was the result of the exhibition dedicated to artist's books and publications which form part of the Polytechnic University of Valencia's collection, which recently took place in La Nau Cultural Centre at the University of Valencia between November 2019 and January 2020.

In the presentation, authors of the texts included in the publication will be present: Horacio Fernández, Doctor in Art History and specialist in contemporary photography and photobooks, Antonio Alcaraz, curator of the exhibition and director of the Collection of Artist's Books and Publications at the Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV), and Angustias Freijo, whose interview with Felipe Ehrenberg about his Beau Geste Press experience is part of this catalogue. 

Alongside this presentation, Freijo Gallery shows in its LZ46 space an exhibition in which some of the artists included in the publication are present. This exhibition maintains the title of the catalogue, TEXT [NO TEXT]

Felipe Ehrenberg (Mexico, 1943 - Mexico, 2017) was part of the original exhibition in Valencia, in which a special section was dedicated to him, highlighting his work as a precursor of artist's editions and books and as the founder of Beau Geste Press in England. We include some of his works, alonside the work of: Elena Asins (Spain, 1940 - Spain, 2015), Joan Brossa (Spain, 1919 - Spain, 1998), Bartolomé Ferrando (Spain, 1951), Federico García Lorca (Spain, 1898 - Spain, 1936), Antonio Gómez (Spain, 1951), Antoni Muntadas (Spain, 1942), Armando Salas Portugal (Mexico, 1916 - Mexico, 1995), Eduardo Terrazas (Mexico, 1936), Isidoro Valcárcel Medina (Spain, 1937), Edgardo Antonio Vigo (Argentina, 1928 - Argentina, 1997) and Unica Zürn (Germany, 1916 - France, 1970). 

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