“I’m willing to think about the way we occupy time while waiting. I observe the way people are conditioned specifically with regard to ask optimization procedures.
The strategy used in this work was to amplify gestures that are at the core of daily negotiation tactics and underline them as institutionalized control strategies. By showing the duration of various time lapses and deforming them, the subtle rules inhabiting the smallest social agreements become visible.”

Excerpt from the article “Working slowly” – Esteban Rivera

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  • Video HD.
  • Length: 1’00.
  • 2010


NecroRitmos (Necrorythms) is a data visualization system made in the Institute of Forensics in Bogota, Colombia (Instituto Nacional de Medicina Legal) that visualizes clothes of diseased people in order to know what is the most common cloth color when the people dies in Bogota. It also vanishes and plays with the notion of statistics and questions the access to institutional information.


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  • 2003