Question the Wall Itself, which includes works from deceased French artist Janette Laverrière, examines ways that interior spaces and décor can be fundamental to the understanding of cultural identity. The multimedia exhibition showcases work by 23 international, multigenerational artists who explore the political and social dimensions of interior architecture as well as its complicated relationship to history and their own backgrounds.

The show presents a breadth of pieces conceived as rooms—from the anteroom, prison cell, and living room to the library, showroom, and garden. Through the artists’ examinations of such spaces—both public and private—the contexts of these environments are revealed. 

For more information about the exhibition

Walker Art Center 725 Vineyard Place Minneapolis, MN, 55403

Question the Wall Itself featuring Janette Laverrière

When
Nov 17, 2016 - May 21, 2017
Where
Walker Art Center
725 Vineyard Place
Minneapolis, MN, 55403

Question the Wall Itself, which includes works from deceased French artist Janette Laverrière, examines ways that interior spaces and décor can be fundamental to the understanding of cultural identity. The multimedia exhibition showcases work by 23 international, multigenerational artists who explore the political and social dimensions of interior architecture as well as its complicated relationship to history and their own backgrounds.

The show presents a breadth of pieces conceived as rooms—from the anteroom, prison cell, and living room to the library, showroom, and garden. Through the artists’ examinations of such spaces—both public and private—the contexts of these environments are revealed. 

For more information about the exhibition

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