Museo Colecciones ICO Opens The Power of Doubt, an Exhibition Curated by the Influential Hou Hanru


MADRID.- Hou Hanru, one of the most influential curators on the international art scene according to a variety of international publications, presents, as part of PHotoEspaña 2011, The Power of Doubt, a showing of 55 recent works (made between 1998 and 2011), among them photography and video installations from 16 artists coming from 11 different countries. The exposition, sponsored and organized by Fundación ICO and PHotoEspaña, begins with the idea that the art and artists of today, like the world itself, are globalized. Through digital media – from fixed and moving images to the Internet – these artists explore the nature of reality, of truth and of dreams, generating suspense and doubt in their work more so than conclusions. The idea at the core of the exposition is even more apparent in places experiencing intense social transformations, above all in those soci