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  • Kateřina Štenclová

    Veletrzní Palác

    In an exhibition prepared especially for the atrium of the Veletržní Palác, the building that houses the modern art collection of the National Gallery in Prague, Kateřina Štenclová presented a series entitled “Hranice Události” (Event horizon), 1998. The title implies a conflation of space and time, and indeed each of the six works in some sense constitutes a “place/event.” The “place” may be where green meets red, for example, while the “event” might be understood as the physical effect of that collision on the eye and body of the viewer.

    The soaring atrium of the Veletržní Palác—the building

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