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from 10/05 al 02/05/2013
Serena Porrati

Power; be it political or economic has always been faced with its representation and the need to communicate it in noticeable forms. For this reason, monarchies, oligarchies and potentates always enhance their reign through buildings and constructions designed to dazzle and impress.
The structure created in the space of CHAN is a projection of the material that surrounds the bank, and alters its message. Not strength, but inconsistency and fragility.Security turns into uncertainty, threatens the value of money and gives way to a reflection about the role that banks play in today’s society as well as about the problematical relation between Mankind and money itself.

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