BHENJI RA + JUSTIN SHOULDER
CURATED BY BINGHAO WONG
OPENING 17TH JULY, 6-9PM
EXHIBITION RUNS 18TH – 25TH JULY, THURSDAY – SUNDAY, 12-5PM
The end of the horizon is upon us. The moralism of a universal queer condition cannot persist while bodies of difference are systemically devalued and delegitimised. Insisting on grounding these imaginary exhortations, Asymmetric Grief contradictorily attempts to consolidate utopia, acknowledging failure, futility, and finitude as necessary ambivalences within a broader queer phantasmagoria. Flaws puncture fantasies. Disappointment exists alongside possibility. Visceral trauma deflates and debases lofty uniformity.
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Image Courtesy Adam Saad, 2015