At CCK: ‘Les Visitants’ Challenges the Politics of the Gallery

The title Les Visitants is actually meaningless. So Kuitca tells us in his introduction to the current exhibition at CCK. The French for ‘visitor’ is ‘visitaur’. Les Visitants, then, refers to the ‘poetic game describing a force of exchange’ which works through the 500 pieces, 23 artists and 2 floors of the CCK. The exhibition is hard to summarize and categorize, being not so much curated as envisioned out of the Cartier Foundation’s collection of 350 contemporary artists. The show should be conceived of as “a domino or a chain” said Kuitca in an interview with La Nacion. “I see an artist as a piece that coincides with something on one side and not on the other”.

The connections that Kuitca invites us to make between artists are…

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