wssohwte? is short for: Who Says Seeing Only Happens
With The Eyes?(1)
The question is rhetorical. For how could seeing not be influenced
by the surrounding space? But is that all there is to it? No, of course
not. For what is the nature of that space? And in particular, what
is the nature of the space in which this exhibition exists? In several
essays these, and other, questions about art and space are being addressed.
The writers of the first four essays were invited by Wapke Feenstra
to visit the exhibition at TENT. and describe the particular and general
space occupied by wssohwte?
During the exhibition at Galleri F15 three Norwegian writers were
invited to write about wssohwte?.
Maaike Engelen lends a poetical-philosophical voice to (works of)
Renée van de Vall writes about perception within artificial
Domeniek Ruyters addresses art perception within the white cube.
Sandra Fauconnier writes about artistic space on the Internet.
Kristine Kolrud focusses on open arts influence
on the environment and the public.
Trond K.O. Kristoffersen made a visual text about the art of seeing.
Tor Andreas Gitlesen presents a Decalogue for building
a white cube.
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