The Will to Power – TRT 8:31 mins
video-performance: Isabel Pérez del Pulgar
sound: Roland Quelven
“Hay tiempos adversos, en los que la vida queda reducida a la subsistencia material y emocional. En donde la apatía, el desánimo, la frustración dan paso al miedo y a la desesperanza. La avaricia, la codicia, de la mano con la mediocridad, tejen una tela transparente con los hilos de la manipulación, disfrazando la realidad bajo una apariencia sofisticada. Exigir y demandar desde la postura de la superación, asumir y enfrentar la realidad para su cambio, expandir la energía creativa para impedir una nueva esclavitud ”.
The Will to Power as a driving, creative, affirmative force. Applicant development, to perfection, to the creation of new values ….. denying the imposition, domination, submission and slavery …
Isabel Pérez del Pulgar graduated in Geography and in Art Art History at the University of Granada. Studied color theory, painting, drawing, printmaking, digital art and design at the School of Arts of Granada. In 2007, starting to work with the video media, a way to combine movements, sounds and pictorial visions. Video works are conceived as a continuous fresh, divided into series and stand-alone projects. However, conceptually, it is an introspective look at human beings and the feminine nature. Pictorial moving visions as new realities, mirrors which reflect a subjective image. Subjectivity dependent of the individual perception, the fragile and ephemeral nature of the organizational structure that builds the body and establishes communication directly with consciousness. The body subjected to contradictory and conflicting tensions between a constructed reality that as a productive and consumptive and conscience and belief which is as a human being is related to the environment. The idea of identity, the idea of the mirror as a metaphor for the duality and eternal question. Awareness and knowledge, both consciously and unconsciously, the finitude, the decay ….