The oppressive installation by Santiago Sierra at the Team Gallery consists of nine life-sized photographs of war veterans turning their backs on the viewer, facing a corner. In his work, Santiago Sierra uses simple and obvious references to assert his opposition to the social and political status quo. The titles and installations that he chooses are expressions of this commitment, as in his series of portraits of presidents of Spanish democracy, hanging upside-down from the tops of black sedans circulating like a funeral procession through the streets of Madrid.
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