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49th Venice Biennale
10 June - 4 November 2001

Venice / 2001 / Authentic / Ex-centric

Berni Searle
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Snow White, 2001
Two projector video installation, 9'
South African artist Berni Searle continues her exploration of what one might call the incredible weightiness of color.

In »Snow White«, a video installation that ironically evokes the fairy tale of the same name, Searle whose ancestry spans three continents, metaphorically takes the audience through a cycle of visibility and erasure reminiscent of experiences under the ideological constructs of apartheid.

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Authentic / Ex-centric