FRESH FACES IN ART
CANDICE LIN The human-centric, phallic-minded world of patriarchal progress is on its last stand: structureless, bound in fictional history with multiple truths, merely arrows shot without aim, it cedes to hosts and parasites. In the alternative world order of collapsing realities, according to Candice Linâ€™s founding history of anthropological, anthropomorphic and pan-biological correctives, animals, insects, plants and germs proliferate in these â€œotherâ€? realities of social interactions and power structures. The dominant world is erected on buried narratives of the discredited, omitted and co-opted, where it engages in anti-colonial violence in retaliation for over-zealous policing. Lin portrays a deceptively familiar world. one that cannibalizes itself, engages in role plays and struggles, regenerates body parts, and makes tenuous claim to supremacy and evolutionary progress. (KG) WEBSITE: http://ghebaly.com/category/candice-lin/
In this issue of Fabrik, we look at art that responds to, and perhaps explains, our complex times. Among some of the features in this issue...