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Annette Weisser

20160404113530-aw_1 Annette Weisser Traverses the Unsettled Moral Territories of Contemporary German Identity   Pick-button-0f29c6c075c514ef3a12253f1d60018e
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Annette Weisser at MiM Gallery March 26th - April 23rd
Posted 4/4/16

Annette Weisser is interested in the remnants of history on the human psyche. The Berlin-based artist came of age in rural Germany in the 1980s, grappling with the specter of National Socialism and her own political socialization in West Germany. As part of the Kriegsenkel generation (the “grandchildren of the war”), Weisser and her contemporaries are caught in a moral crisis, horrified by the fascism of the past and unsettled by their nation’s ethos of repentance since the 1960s.... [more]

20100913131747-parkliv-jbb021 What's Outside?   Pick-button-0f29c6c075c514ef3a12253f1d60018e
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Dave Allen, Kerstin Bergendal, Martin Boyce, Nathan Coley, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, Martin Karlsson, Matts Leiderstam, Margaret Morton, Christine Ödlund, Paola Pivi, Ingo Vetter, Annette Weisser, Elisabeth Westerlund, Kohei Yoshiyuki at Marabouparken August 28th, 2010 - November 7th, 2010
Posted 9/13/10

The parks that surround some museums isolate art into objects of formal delectation. Objects in a park suggest static repose rather than any ongoing dialectic. Parks are finished landscapes for finished art. Robert Smithson, "Cultural Confinement," 1972 Sweden, the land of near perfect summers, lush outdoor environments and carefree activities. The tourist bureau is, rare for tourist bureaus, not lying. Marabouparken's group exhibition “Parkliv” (“Park Life”) took advantage of the... [more]

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