The Ravestijn Gallery presents the world première of Anja Niemi’s all new series The Blow; a work that talks of the need for resilience in the face of hardship, and the importance of self belief. At first glance, Anja Niemi’s new work shows an unaccompanied woman, dressed in black and with a face that is always turned, driving to a solitary house in the desert. Here she trades her clothes for that of a boxer. The boxing paraphernalia builds upon the idea that each photograph and setting is a site of mental training and introspective battle. As with all of...
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