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  • Gert Robijns

    Z33 Center for Contemporary Art and Design

    An amusing double-sided poster announced Belgian artist Gert Robijns’s first large solo exhibition, “Never Left Right.” The front showed a young boy winking with his right eye; the back, the same boy winking with his left eye. The poster played on one of the strongest binary oppositions that structure our daily existence: the difference between left and right. But this was just one of many elementary opposites, such as above/below, front/back, and inside/outside, as well as more coded dichotomies such as original/ replica, true/false, and real/unreal, played out in the show.

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