OUR COLUMNIST AVILA REACTS IN THE FOLLOWING WAY, TO MY ARTICLE ON THE WAY BRAZILIAN ARCHITECT, LINA BO BARDI’S LEGACY IS BEING TWISTED BY ‘TOP’ INTERNATIONAL CURATORS:

‘Hans Ulrich Obrist acts like an architectural rapist…! He would rather sit on bayonets than avoiding the manipulation of space for the wagnerian egocentric idea of confining things in a place to make him feel good… His hope is to find a stage where people like him can: first, force the environment to accept his senseless fellatio visual dispositions; and second, where people like him can have esthetical intercourse between meaningless Art and suggestive ideas from surrounding structures and styles…’