Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Susanne M. Winterling: DON'T EXPECT ANYTHING

Becky Beasley, Nina Beier & Marie Lund, Karla Black, Katinka Bock, Kate Davis, Annette Kisling, Lorna Macintyre, Rosalind Nashashibi, Lisa Oppenheim, Susanne M. Winterling
Opening January 28th, 2009 7pm
Intangible messages journey through time and space through the viewer's perception of the works on show. Images understood as a return to the past of ideas and ideals, events and icons, symbols and stories. The images are translated physically by the artists into photographs of historical characters, into revised material, stills taken from old films or graphic reworkings oelectronic images. But do not expect anything, since it is precisely the act of perception, more than the objects of perception, which is important. The physicality of that which is exhibited rises to a documentary residue, to memory and evocation, thanks to the in-depth research that has been conducted. Be ready however to welcome these forgotten thoughts, these fragments of the past as evocations of that which space and time have physically distanced from us and which the artists let us see in a manner both poetic and deliberately indeterminate.

I - 20134 MILANO
T 02 26924671
F 02 21596402

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