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Fuegian Wigwams at Hope Harbour in the Magdalen Channel.

Image taken from Robert Fitzroy, Narrative of the Surveying Voyages of his Majesty's Ships Adventure and Beagle, Between the Years 1826 and 1836...


As part of the Residencies Open Studio Weekend, Swedish artist-in-residence Love Enqvist presents a performative lecture that explores the book Magellania by Jules Verne alongside the multiple narratives that surround Isla Navarino near Cape Horn in Patagonia. During the lecture, Enqvist will attempt to problematise different modes of representation by looking at the Patagonian colonisation of the area, touching upon notions of history, memory, film and the fragility of life within a community, as well as his own personal reflections on the subject matter.