Modernisation (Part II)
Photography, 120 x 150 cm.
Collection: Collection M HKA, Antwerp, Donated by the artist, 2013 (Inv. no. S0485_02).
Olga Tobreluts uses modern technology to render heroic battles of the past as hyper-realistic events that are populated with contemporary characters. This technique results in grotesque images of a virtual future assembled from recollections of a primeval past, where contemporary dancers and sports players battle dragons and demons in settings that are a direct reference to the baroque.
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EXTRA MUROS: Geel – Middl...
15 September 2018 - 04 November 2018.
Exhibition project Middle Gate II – The Story of Dymphna is a cooperation between M HKA, the Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp, and cultural
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GEWELD | VIOLENCE
It seems clear that in the case of Dymphna, the sting – t.i., the violence – is in the tail of her story, in the beheadings and the flickerin