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Artist Kara Walker – ‘I’m an Unreliable Narrator’ | Fons Americanus | Tate Artist Kara Walker – ‘I’m an Unreliable Narrator’ | Fons Americanus | Tate

The well overfloweth its banks and changes course away away from this island fort towards a new world taking with her gods and dreams and men and women. We cross the Atlantic in many ways we swim or we sink. This is a piece about oceans and seas traversed fatally The Fons Americanus is an…

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Artist Dóra Maurer at Tate Modern | TateShots Artist Dóra Maurer at Tate Modern | TateShots

I never wanted to be an artist. I wanted to be a gardener or working in a forest. I was born before the Second World War in the last month in 1937 and as I was three or four the family has seen that I have some talent. ‘Oh, that child will be an artist’.…

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Ernesto Salmerón Explores a Truckload of Nicaraguan History | Artist Interview | TateShots Ernesto Salmerón Explores a Truckload of Nicaraguan History | Artist Interview | TateShots

This is the gas tank. Two batteries. The Woody Woodpecker Show. You should see it if you haven’t And La Centro America is like the whole region Come up, I’ll help you I’m Ernesto Salmerón from Nicaragua I was trained as a filmmaker and photographer. I’m here in Tate Modern because ‘Auras of War’ is…

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