David Bering-Porter

Articles by David Bering-Porter

Necrorealism: Turning Bare Life into Art (Part II)

Necrorealism’s mediation does to life what photography does to the sign; like milk, it turns, but in it there is also a process of homogenization or a general equivalence that starts to take place in this zone of indetermination. 

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Necrorealism: Turning Bare Life into Art (Part I)

The peculiar style of life, art, and action practiced by the necrorealists in their early appearances was part of a larger tradition in late Soviet culture that exhibited a mode of excessive irony.

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