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Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin

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Trying to Disarm a Racist Machine with Aesthetics   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
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Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin at Foam - Fotografie Museum March 20th, 2015 - June 3rd, 2015
Posted 3/24/15
The capitalist economy is sexist: women earn less than men for doing the same job and the glass ceiling prevents them from ever reaching the top. Mainstream media are biased against LGBTs and propagate heterosexuality as the norm. It’s usually systems that are accused of being skewed against minorities, and usually on just grounds. But Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin take it one step further. The artist duo echoes French filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard who, when shooting a film in Mozambique in... [more]
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Summer Group Show & Best of Graduates   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
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Marijn Akkermans, Anna Bjerger, Jodie Carey, Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin, Nik Christensen, Shezad Dawood, Bas Geerts, Noa Giniger, Aisling Hedgecock, Thomas Lerooy, Abner Preis, Eva Räder, Peter Schuyff, Davina Semo, Conrad Shawcross, Anoek Steketee, Coen Vunderink, Douglas White, Masao Yamamoto at Galerie Gabriel Rolt August 12th, 2011 - September 3rd, 2011
Posted 8/22/11
Current group shows at Jordaan-area galleries Gabriel Rolt and Ron Mandos don’t pretend to be anything other than compilations of artworks that the gallerists enjoy. In the case of the former, this categorization can be extended to “by artists the gallery represents or works with,” in the latter, “by recent art school graduates from around the Netherlands.” While I normally have little patience for post hoc themed group shows, neither of these galleries puts forth a theme for their... [more]
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