Exhibition: ‘Lorna Simpson’ at Jeu de Paume, Paris

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Exhibition dates: 28th May – 1st September 2013


Lorna Simpson. 'Five Day Forecast [Prévisions à cinq jours]' 1988


Lorna Simpson (American, b. 1960)
Five Day Forecast [Prévisions à cinq jours]
5 gelatin silver prints in a frame, 15 plates engraved plastic
24 ½ x 97 in (62.2 x 246.4cm) overall
Lillian and Billy Mauer Collection
© Lorna Simpson



A fascinating practice!

Identity, memory, gender, representation, the body, the subject, felt, text, images, video, gesture, reenactment, concept and performance, all woven together seamlessly like a good wig made of human hair…

Dr Marcus Bunyan

Many thankx to Jeu de Paume for allowing me to publish the photographs in the posting. Please click on the photographs for a larger version of the image.



Lorna Simpson. 'Stereo Styles [Styles stéréo]' 1988


Lorna Simpson (American, b. 1960)
Stereo Styles [Styles stéréo]
10 dye-diffusion black-and-white Polaroid prints, 10 engraved plastic plaques
57 ¾ x 125 ¼ x 1 3/8 in (146.7 x…

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