Cyprien Gaillard: ‘Cities of Gold and Mirrors’ Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts

“I, who have felt the horror of mirrors Not only in front of the impenetrable crystal Where there ends and begins, uninhabitable, An impossible space of reflections” —Jorge Luis Borges, Mirrors (in Dreamtigers) History forgets. Obscures, revises, obliterates, but principally, forgets; forgoes, forges afresh: an histoire. What should be a deeply layered, patinated place, Cancún, [...]