The Buffet, John-Patrick Ayson's installation on view at the Hangar in Lisbon, Portugal

PhD Candidate John-Patrick Ayson is an Artist in Residence at Hangar, an artistic research center in Lisbon, Portugal where his installation The Buffet is on view from April 6 to April 14, 2021. 

The Buffet is a multi-channel version of an ongoing series of short films which focuses on The Meal as both an old & new space for social interaction & excessive consumption — & the smartphone as the everyday person’s tool with which s/he can share their lone, individuated life in a hyper-globalized, hyper self-surveilled world.

The installation is open to the public at Hangar (R. Damasceno Monteiro 12, Lisbon, Portugal) every day from April 6 to April 14 / 16:00 to 19:00 pm or by appointment (email:

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