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Kevin Appel, Katharina Grosse, Anton Henning, Veronika Kellndorfer, João Louro, Allan Sekula, Hiroshi Sugimoto, James Welling at Christopher Grimes Gallery July 11th, 2008 - August 30th, 2008
Posted 7/20/08
The group show No Room acknowledges that we tend to be conflicted when it comes to modern architecture. On one hand, the sleek, orderly, programmed spaces become easy symbols for the fall of Modernist optimism, serving as a vehicle for general critique ranging from the failure of housing projects to Facism. On the other hand, many people still seek the lifestyles to which Modern Architecture aspired, lifestyles which conform, in the words of the shows’ curators, to a “nearly insatiable co... [more]