Exhibition
September 22, 2021–October 30, 2021

Map ≠ Territory

September 22, 2021–October 30, 2021 | Part of Alserkal Lates

Featuring works by Alessandro Balteo-Yazbeck, Rossella Biscotti, Bady Dalloul, Cian Dayrit, Shadi Habib Allah and Christine Rebet

Starts September 22, 2021

Ends October 30, 2021

Venue Green Art Gallery

Warehouse 28

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Green Art Gallery is pleased to announce upcoming exhibition Map ≠ Territory, featuring works by Alessandro Balteo-Yazbeck, Rossella Biscotti, Bady Dalloul, Cian Dayrit, Shadi Habib Allah and Christine Rebet, opening 15 September.

Map ≠ Territory, subtly complicating linguist Alfred Korybski’s incisive phrase with a mathematical sign, unites the work of six artists who plumb the complex question of mapping today—a time of ongoing post-colonial fallout, elusive resources, invasive tech, and intensifying surveillance. Rather than literally mapping, these artists reflect on the various (and sometimes urgent) strands of inquiry the fraught map/territory relation continues to encompass.

(excerpt) Text by Kevin Jones