OUR COLUMNIST AVILA COMMENTS ON HANS OBRIST ULRICH’S CURATORIAL ‘VIRTUES’:

‘The world’s safest player, Mr. Hans Obrist (alias shelvish, selfish, shellfish, selvish Ulrich) wants as to contemplate the past displayed in Hyde Park as a dormant volcanoe, or as a silent statue where the pigeons rest and defecate before taking unmanned flight to a secret location…

I wonder if the only purpose of the Serpentine gallery is to showcase retrospectives of a consumerist brainless society guided by decorative attitudes to avoid scheduling the causes of our behavior… or is just that the only birds left in that place can’t fly away from it reinforcing the idea that they don’t believe in free will as much as they believe in excrements…’