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Synonyms for capelan

very small northern fish

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The complex conceptual installation of Carlos Capelan, Mapas y Paisajes (Maps and landscapes, 1992) combined books, bottles, images on walls, lamps, and other elements in a roomsized environment that looked, as Weiss remarks in the catalogue, like a site where a ritual has lately been performed, and which involves a generalized meditation on the potential remapping of boundaries.
The Baltic has hosted several controversial artists including Spencer Tunick who lined up 1,700 naked people on the Quayside and shot pictures of them and Uruguayan Carlos Capelan, who showed his nail clippings.
In 2003, Angel artist Antony Gormley persuaded 285 people to be caked in plaster to make full-scale models of themselves and in 2004 Uruguayan Carlos Capelan showed his nail clippings.
Uruguayan Carlos Capelan showcased a selection of his fingernail cuttings in the name of art.
Fans of Magill's artwork might argue that Carlos Capelan, also on display this month, could perhaps overshadow her work, for Capelan is the man responsible for making nail clippings into art.
The exhibition opens at the same time as the Onlyyou exhibition by artist Carlos Capelan.