EBOOK Kader Attia


I ve had the pleasure *OF WORKING WITH THIS ARTIST TO * working with this artist to part of his New Work exhibit at the Henry Art Gallery in Seattle Different than almost anything you can wrap your head around his. Kader Attia was born into the North African immigrant community of the banlieue Paris's ritty suburbs His work which examines the tangle of identity conflicts that have contributed to recent political turmoil there has been influenced by his EUROPEAN TRAINING BY TWO YEARS IN training by two years in and by much beyond those two apparent. Kader AttiaN No judgements or automatic assessments just ask whyIf you re interested in Kader s work this book just ask whyIf you re interested in Kader s work this book insight in to where it comes from magnifying his premise that art comes from insid. S His most recent projects include the critically acclaimed Flying Rats of the Lyon Biennale 2005 a schoolyard enclosed in a cage in which 45 children sculpted in rain were slowly eaten by 150 pigeons and Fortune Cookies which saw an entire Chinese restaurant bought in Paris shipped back to its country of alleged orig.

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Work has an intensity that begs us to ask uestions Why How WHAT And that s exactly his point He encourages us to be in the uestioning stage asking What must have taken place for this to happe. Extremes It is rooted in the complex relations between East and West and reflects their charged CONNECTIONS WHERE A SCRAMBLED HOME CULTURE where a scrambled home *culture a seductive consumer culture This first monograph includes his installations for the 2003 Venice Biennale and Art Basel * a seductive consumer culture This first monograph includes his installations for the 2003 Venice Biennale #and Art Basel in 2004 along with video photography and drawing. #Art Basel in 2004 along with video photography and drawing.