New York-based artist Dominique Fung (beforehand featured right here) embarks on her first solo exhibition in Europe with “(Up)Rooted,” an allegorical journey that includes a mix of work and sculpture. Constructing upon themes and ideas explored in her set up works at Rockefeller Middle earlier this 12 months, the present performs with each the acquainted and the surreal, whereas encouraging viewers to think about a brand new visible narrative encompassing parts of Western artwork in addition to historic East Asian cultural and artwork references.
A meditation on historical reminiscences and histories, the sequence displays Fung’s family lineage — the layers of disconnection as a result of language and placement — and craving for the flexibility to place these lacking items again collectively. See extra photos beneath or on show at MASSIMODECARLO in Milan till December twentieth. Pictures by Adam Reich. All photos courtesy of MASSIMODECARLO.