Sun at Night: A call for hope

Published in Umbigo Magazine
on January 18th 2022

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My eyes wander over the hastily changing black squares, waiting to check the time. The mechanical ticking of the gears is comforting as if my boarding time is about to appear. I hold my breath in anticipation of the race to the platform. The spinning stops.

“Is there something”

Retorts the sign. “There surely is…,” I think.

Installation view. Shilpa Gupta: Sun at Night. 2021. The Curve, Barbican Centre. © Tim Whitby / Getty Images

Mariana Baião Santos

Art Writer

London-based freelance writer & curator fluent in Portuguese and English. Mariana is a Contributing writer for Portuguese Art Magazine Umbigo and has been collabotaring with some London Galleries.

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