• This Too Shall Pass: How Spanish Artist Escif's Meditating Woman Lit Up Valencia

    12 days ago - By Colossal

    All images © Escif, shared with permission
    The beginning of Escif 's Instagram post reads, “Yesterday the meditator's body was burned. With it many things were burned. 4 tons of wood were burned. A year of intense and wonderful work was burned.” Attached to a darkened image of glowing flames, his words are simultaneously reflective, accepting, and hopeful.
    The Spanish artist is referring to his large-scale project “This Too Shall Pass,” which was scheduled to be part of Valencia's Las Fallas Festival. Each year, the outdoor celebration sees massive projects created by artists-like Okuda...
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