Yes The Void

Contemporary art and poetry

Transnational Battle Field


Two poems by Heriberto Yépez from Transnational Battle Field (Commune Editions, 2017).

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Ma Chatte Mon Copyright

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Folds of Armor

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“Me” as “I”: I relate all the time to an “Other” as someone else; and in these relations I focus my self-understanding through the ‘skin’ – both physical and metaphorical – of my surroundings by means of embodiment. We are wholly affected by sharing this membrane which is landscape of architecture: the body of the space, the public space, where we live, where we build a life and society, where we can ask “Who are you?”… “Who am I?”

[An essay by Maria Kulikovska]

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marie antoinette

Marie-Antoinette (2017) by Laurette Massant.

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Landscape with Sex and Violence


Three poems by Lynn Melnick, from her second collection Landscape with Sex and Violence, which is forthcoming from YesYes Books in October.

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Madonna del Soldo


Madonna del Soldo (2012) by Elena Cermaria

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A Small Needful Fact

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A poem by Ross Gay. Photo by Natasha Komoda.

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If You Were Coming in the Fall


If You Were Coming in the Fall (2012) by Femmy Otten. Limewood, oil on canvas and tempera on the wall 48 x 42 x 20 cm.

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Mijn Troostend Bloed

A song by Van Lonesome.

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