Who is this woman who the Belgian artist Katrien de Blauwer mysteriously presents to us? A series of photographs gives us some keys without revealing the details. Often described as a “photographer without camera”, Katrien de Blauwer (Belgium, 1969) focuses her practice on collage. The process is spontaneous and responds to the plastic artist’s fascination with the construction of images. In her work, there is always the question of the female figure whose yellowed surface of magazine pages testifies to a bygone era. The artist cuts out, sets up the published photograph, glues it, sometimes adds a trace of paint....
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