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La maison rouge presents an exhibition gathering works auround the symbol of knot

La maison rouge is presenting Inextricabilia, an exhibition gathering works from Art Brut, African ritual objects, religious art, folk art, modern and contemporary art auround the symbol of knot. At first view, there is nothing that might connect an Art Brut sculpture by Judith Scott with a Nkisi divination statue from Congo, an eighteenth-century German reliquary or Annette Messager's net of votive photographs, and yet despite their origins in different lands, cultures, expressions and eras, there are surprising overlaps in the materials and techniques used, and in the process behind their creation.
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