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  Gilbert & George : the naked shit pictures

Gilbert & George
Other(s) author(s) : South London Gallery, [argitaratzaile]Language : EnglishLondon : South London Gallery, 199521 orrialde : koloretako irudiak ; 21 cm(Ikus) Testua: bitartekorik gabeISBN : 1-898461-05-X.Gilbert & George. The naked shit picturesExhibition
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"Gilbert & George. The naked shit pictures" erakusketaren katalogoa. Catálogo de la exposición.

Argazkiak: Prudence Cuming Associates.

Testuak: Wolf Jahn.

[...] In their NAKED SHIT PICTURES, Gilbert & George deal with a similarly traumatic experience to the one in the Bible. The naked human, with his knowledge of himself as an amorphous mass and, in his understanding of this, his ashamed covering of his eyes, plays the decisive role here. Yet instead of serving as the cause for the curse as in the Bible, the artists have created an experience beyond the designation of guilt and self-degradation. Instead of circumscribing it metaphorically, they call its true consistency by name: in HUMAN SHITS or EIGHT SHITS they make themselves directly equal to feces. [...]

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