To Take Space: “Six Continents or More”

Exhibitions | ISSUE 01
by Agathe Torres

“Six Continents or More” is what one might call a patchwork of artistic imaginations. Designed as a season, this mega-exhibition that brings together six individual shows provides space for artists to express themselves in a museum conceived as a world without center or borders. The spaces and themes of the exhibitions respond to each other, as a world shaped as a place of variable geography where ideas and cultures circulate on a continental scale. This imagined world is however not built without issues and violence being marked by its past. Each exhibition has its own dedicated area, and their conjunction can be read as the juxtaposition of works and artists who come from different nations.[...]

Photo: Jonathan Jones, exhibition untitled (transcription of country), 2021, Palais de Tokyo. Photo : Aurélien Mole

Read the full article in Convergence #1