Since the 1990s, disappearance has been a major theme in art theory – but what does disappearance really mean? What is disappearance in the world of art and culture of today?

A poet, three photographers and a dozen writers and researchers explore the different meanings of disappearance, seeking them in the contemporary world of art, emotion, popular culture, memory, music and literature.

On the pages of culturala you’ll find essays, artworks and readings of the disappearance of self, the disappearance of time and memory and the disappearance that happens when change is so fast that ‘the new’ disappears in front of our eyes, always replaced with ‘the newer’.

Featuring a poet, three photographers and a dozen writers...

Since the 1990s, disappearance has been a major theme in art theory – but what does disappearance really mean? What is disappearance in the world of art and culture of today?

A poet, three photographers and a dozen writers and researchers explore the different meanings of disappearance, seeking them in the contemporary world of art, emotion, popular culture, memory, music and literature.

On the pages of culturala you’ll find essays, artworks and readings of the disappearance of self, the disappearance of time and memory and the disappearance that happens when change is so fast that ‘the new’ disappears in front of our eyes, always replaced with ‘the newer’.

Featuring a poet, three photographers and a dozen writers...