Breaking News : Geneviève Thauvette

Glessing, Jill. Breaking News : Geneviève Thauvette. Hamilton, Ont.: Hamilton Artists Inc., 2020.

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Abstract (English)

" On view on the Inc.’s external Cannon Project Wall, Breaking News consists of a series of hand tinted self-portrait photographs that satirize the format and content of news reports. Through parody and caricature, heavy subject matter such as abduction, flood, disaster, televised suicide, and dictatorship are depicted in a surreal and jocular newsroom simulation. While the images are bright and enticing, the installation demands serious contemplation of how individuals in power and mainstream media work hand-in-hand to undermine the integrity and veracity of current events. " Publisher's website.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues ; Brochures, booklets, leaflets, pamphlets
All Contributors: Glessing, Jill (Author)
Dossier: 390 - HAMILTON ARTISTS' Inc. (Hamilton, Ont.)
ISBN: 9781926454085
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Hamilton, Ont.: Hamilton Artists Inc.
Artists: Thauvette, Geneviève
Event Title: Breaking News : Geneviève Thauvette
Type: Exhibition
Location: Hamilton Artists Inc., (Hamilton, Ontario)
Dates: 12 September 2020 - 6 July 2021
Keywords: SATIRE; CURRENT EVENTS; CONTEMPLATION; PARODY; CARICATURE
Copyright Statement: Hamilton Artists Inc.
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Deposited by: Artexte Stagiaire
Date Deposited: 16 Feb 2022 15:16
Last Modified: 02 Mar 2022 20:41
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/33605
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