Turn Table

Photograph of Mideo Cruz' work Turn Table, created in 2008.

Incorporated as part of Cruz' work is Roberto Chabet's painting White Table, from the collection of Ateneo Art Gallery (AAG). The work is included in the group exhibition 'Tutok:Kargado' curated by Jose Tence Ruiz at AAG from 26 February - 22 may 2008.

Excerpt from the press release:
''Tutok Kargado' is an agitated dialogue between a post-modern community and the high modern collection of the Ateneo Art Gallery. 'Kargado' examines nationhood, modernism, critical self-recognition, political complexity, and proposes that art practice comes with an inseparable charge, a context, an implication that cannot be distilled away into absolute form but has to be grafted and manifest by and in such form to fully address the era it came from. The anxieties of Y2k08 – homogenizing globalisation, climate change, hegemony and extremism have prodded artists to either dissect contemporaneity or provide perishable cocoons of indifference. 'Tutok Kargado' chooses dissection.'

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Mideo M CRUZ


Roberto CHABETMideo M CRUZ



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Roberto Chabet's White Table, table, mirror, glass, lamp, book


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Turn Table

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