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Knowing very well what is at stake in representation, both in photographic media, global image circulation, and art world practices, the artists in “Here and Elsewhere” share a critical attitude toward images, a healthy skepticism toward simplified representations, and a commitment to questioning the role that images play in the fabrication of historical narratives.
Excerpt from the essay titled “Here and Elsewhere” by curators Natalie Bell and Massimiliano Gioni in the exhibition catalogue for “Here and Elsewhere