• Issue
  • Jan 01, 2023

Exhibitions of 2022: Parallel Realities

Installation view of DANE MITCHELL’s Post Hoc (Palm), 2019-22, cell-tower palm tree, steel, acrylic, plastic, antenna, solid state drive, audio player, horn speakers and cables, 650 × 150 × 150 cm, at "Double Vision," Tai Kwun Contemporary, Hong Kong, 2022. All images courtesy the artists, Tai Kwun Contemporary, and Edouard Malingue Gallery, Hong Kong.

Reading rooms are the new white cubes; flow charts are the new abstract paintings; weaving is the new archiving; gardens are the new video installations; cooking is the new performance. Dirt is the new clay. Weeds are the new flowers. Composting is the new curating; harvesting is the new criticism. The metaverse is the new multiverse, and vice-versa.