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  • Charles Congost

    Fundació Joan Miró / Centro Andaluz de Arte Conemporaneo

    Although in Spain his name is associated with video, Carles Congost's work is not tied to a single medium but rather takes advantage of diverse resources. Over the last year he has shown this flexibility in two exhibitions that—though they shared works in common—represented distinct yet complementary projects. The first, in Barcelona, consisted of a single installation (Country Girls, 2000) using heterogeneous elements; a collage as much of media (objects, photography, video, drawings, songs) as of intentions.

    Conveyed by means of a nonlinear narrative about three girls living in a

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