Daniela Ortiz

(Cuzco, Perú, 1985)

Fastos, 2010

Project comprised of 3 videos.
In collaboration with: Xose Quiroga


Fastos (from lat. fastos, acus from Fasti, -orum)
1. m. pl. Among the Romans, a kind of calendar which recorded the dates of their festivals, ceremonies, games and memorable issues of the republic.
2. m. pl. Anal or series of events in chronological order.

CP12. vídeo 10' 00" The images were recorded during the National Day of Spain (or, Columbus Day as it is known in the Americas), around the Maritime Boulevard in Barcelona. (Music: "Preludio a Colón" by Julian Carrillo) / Las imágenes fueron grabadas durante el Día de la Hispanidad en las inmediaciones del Paseo Marítimo de Barcelona. (música: "Preludio a Colón" de Julian Carrillo)

Fundamental video 5' 05" Images recorded during the days of Benedicto XVI visit to the city of Barcelona (audio : Allahu Akbar, call to prayer from the Prophet’s Mosque in Medina) / Imágenes grabadas durante los días de la visita de Benedicto XVI a la ciudad de Barcelona (audio: Allahu Akbar, llamada a la oración de la Mezquita del Profeta en Medina)

27N video 5' 10" Images recorded during the day of meditation previous the elections to the Catalan Parliament on November 28th 2010 at the neighborhood of La Mina, Barcelona. (Audio: "Density and Volume No1" by Ivan Wyschnegradsky) /Imágenes grabadas durante la jornada de reflexión de las elecciones al Parlamento catalán del día 28 de Noviembre de 2010 en el barrio de La Mina, Barcelona. (Audio: "Density and Volume No1" de Ivan Wyschnegradsky)