Inside rooms of the exhibit #TheArtistIsPresent
curated by @mauriziocattelan.
| 1. @philippeparreno
’s ‘Speech Bubbles’ on the ceiling, illuminate a room featuring an installation by @josedavila
; an artwork by founding figure of American Conceptual art, #LawrenceWeiner
, designed on the floor; and marble surf boards by collective art practice #ReenaSpaulings
—that are precise copies of boards from the Mollusk Surf Shop in Brooklyn, New York. | 2 and 3. Mika Rottenberg’s installation ‘NoNoseKnows’ (2017) focuses on production, in the video, an assembly line of women making cultured pearls - pearls, an industry that China now dominates and what she saw in the immense pearl-making facilities of Zhuji, south of Shanghai. | 4. Artist #KapwaniKiwanga
combines two colors, inviting the viewer to think about social implications. Baker-Miller Pink had the purported effect of reducing aggressive behaviour in test subjects by lowering their heart rate, pulse, and respiration. Fluorescent blue lights that recently have been installed in public spaces with the goal of reducing the visibility of veins, thereby discouraging intravenous drug use. #AlessandroMichele
. The exhibit is on at the Yuz Museum, Shanghai until December 16, discover more through link in bio.