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Regina José Galindo

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Intolerable Conditions   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
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Shoja Azari, Jimmie Durham, Regina José Galindo, Reloading Images, Tadeusz Kantor, Klara Lidén, Michael Rakowitz, Seher Shah at Haus der Kulturen der Welt March 13th, 2010 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Posted 3/8/10
Eight artistic statements protesting intolerable conditions, ranging from the "dead" classroom by the extraordinary Polish artist Tadeusz Kantor to Jimmie Durham's unmasking of America’s founding myth in "Building a Nation", to Regina José Galindo’s opening performance: her own gold teeth become the metaphor not only for the exploitation of Latin America, but also call forth associations of the brutality of the "Third Reich". The works take on today’s global reality – not by reflecting or... [more]
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Lyn Blumenthal, Natalie Bookchin, Mark Boulos, Juan Downey, Regina José Galindo, Antonio Muntadas, Pablo Pijnappel, Marshall Reese, Michael Smith, Bill Viola, Artur Zmijewski at Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE) December 9th, 2008 - March 1st, 2009
Posted 12/16/08
There are not alot of galleries willing to devote this much time and space to ethereal, yet grounded video work.  While most galleries are trying to peddle blue chip secondary sales, or touting the freshest of the undiscovered; LACE puts up the work.  It is great to experience an artists visual product in this urban oasis of space; on just the other side of the wall lives the insanity that is LA/ Hollywood Blvd.  This is the art experience many people look for in museums and galleries, but... [more]