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The Role of Roles in Waswo X. Waswo’s "Confessions of an Evil Orientalist"

by Amjad Majid
[Through] the personification of characters, or prosopopoeia…we display the thoughts of our opponents, as they themselves would do in a soliloquy, but our inventions of that sort will meet with credit only so far as we represent people saying what it is not unreasonable to suppose that they may have meditated; and so far as we introduce our own conversations with others, or those of others among themselves, with an air of plausibility; and when we invent persuasions, or reproaches, or... [more]
Posted by Amjad Majid on 12/12/11
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An Afternoon with Tanmoy Samanta

by Alana Hunt
Simple lettering at the right angle of two intersecting walls reads ‘A poetic manipulation / between memory and metaphor.’  It’s a rather lofty, yet seductive, kind of statement that could easily describe a whole range of art and its various practices. But these words, at this moment anyway, are being used to frame Tanmoy Samanta’s current solo exhibition Eye of the Needle. At first overwhelmed by the repetitiveness of sparse white walls interspersed with softly coloured pictures in... [more]
Posted by Alana Hunt on 10/26/09
Galleryespace_2635

An Afternoon with Tanmoy Samanta

by Alana Hunt
Simple lettering at the right angle of two intersecting walls reads ‘A poetic manipulation / between memory and metaphor.’  It’s a rather lofty, yet seductive, kind of statement that could easily describe a whole range of art and its various practices. But these words, at this moment anyway, are being used to frame Tanmoy Samanta’s current solo exhibition Eye of the Needle. At first overwhelmed by the repetitiveness of sparse white walls interspersed with softly coloured pictures in standard... [more]
Posted by Alana Hunt on 10/26/09
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