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Tenet‘s works, based on quotes and portraits of (mostly) German philosophers, here takes an intriguing turn. Her German ancestry is of lesser note than the questionable inclusion of her as a philosopher (not because of her gender). But she makes a good point about the horrors of marriage and how keeping people ignorant is the best way to make them perpetuate social conventions.…

Empty by Rone on Johnston St

Empty by Rone on Johnston St

Three years ago I wrote about the potential demolition of the former Lyric and Star cinema on Johnston St. Now it is about to happen, but first the space has hosted a remarkable exhibition by Rone, titled Empty, featuring an enormous mural of one of his characteristic portraits of young women, with many more smaller examples on canvas and photos of other in situ works on display.…