The galerie du jour agnès b. presents This is England by The Anonymous Project. In recent months, whether for health reasons or identity issues, “everyone at home” seems more than ever a buzzword. The question of living together is the major theme of this exhibition. Like these photographs marked by a certain nostalgia for recklessness, the installation of Anonymous Project is a moving nod to popular Great Britain, this island that was part of Europe until the earthquake. of Brexit. The Anonymous Project presents “This Is England”, a journey through the British archives of the amateur slide collection. Red brick houses, sacrosanct tea time, roadside picnics, football games in the park, fish & chips, days spent by the sea and a good pint of beer on a summer day … It’s all these things that make the English so different, so unique. Perhaps it is also this improbable mixture of combativeness and British phlegm? Or that sweet English madness often accompanied by a strong sense of irony and sarcasm? Or is it just this ability to talk tirelessly about rain...
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