Cuando los porteños se daban aire


Cuando a Europa llega el calor, Buenos Aires se abriga, y cuando Europa combate el frí­o, los porteños se dan aire para aliviar de algún modo el calor asfixiante. Y esa es precisamente la excusa de la interesante y original exposición que ha abierto sus puertas en el Museo de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires.

Bajo el tí­tulo “Cuando los porteños se daban aire”, esta exposición nos explica cómo combatí­an el calor los habitantes de la capital argentina a finales del siglo XIX y principios del XX. Los abanicos son sin duda los grandes protagonistas de esta muestra tan especial: los hay de multitud de formas, materiales, colores y tamaños, pero además se introduce al visitante en el enigmático y sugerente mundo del lenguaje de los abanicos. Por cierto, si una mujer junta sus manos mientras sujeta el abanico abierto, debe sentirse decepcionado: su mensaje es “Olví­dame”. Si, en cambio, ella coloca el abanico cerca del corazón, le está diciendo: “Has ganado mi amor”.

Más allá de los abanicos y los mensajes criptados, la muestra incluye también todo tipo de ventiladores, frigorí­ficos y artilugios diversos que ayudaban a pasar mejor los húmedos y pegajosos veranos del Rí­o de la Plata. Y, está claro, para combatir el calor, el mejor remedio siempre fue ir quitándose la ropa.

La exposición está abierta del 5 de marzo al 10 de abril en la Casa de los Querubines, sede del Museo de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires (Defensa, 219).


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