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Desiree Dolron at Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam

Posted in Exhibitions / Openings / Signings, Eyecandy, Historia & Memoria, Photography by Suzanne on July 25th, 2011 | BBC Wikipedia


Tai Pusam from the Exaltation series by Desiree Dolron, 1991-1999 - click to enlarge

Combining the mournful claustrophobia of her Xteriors series (bottom image), the romantic dilapidation of Te dí todos mis sueños, the frozen humanity of Gaze and the beautified insanity of Exaltation (top image), Desiree Dolron has truly created a photographic oeuvre that exists outside genre restrictions.

A selection of her work is currently on show at Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen in Rotterdam. Details below.

Oh, and btw, it's probably not the brightest idea to steal her concepts, Richard Wathen. I have a sharp eye.


Xteriors VIII from the Xteriors series by Desiree Dolron, 2001-2008 - click to enlarge

On show: Jun 25 - Nov 6, 2011

Address: Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Museumpark 18-20, 3015 CX Rotterdam, The Netherlands, tel: +31 (0)10 44.19.400, email: info@boijmans.nl | Map & Directions

Opening hours: Tue - Sun: 11 AM - 5 PM

Admission: € 10

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3 comments to " Desiree Dolron at Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam "

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    Maika says:

    Oh how I love the work of Desiree Dolron. Naughty Mister Wathen!

    July 25th, 2011 at 7:19 pm

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    Suzanne says:

    IKR? I have submitted his work to Desiree but she hasn't gotten back to me yet. It's all very obvious though.

    Oh, btw, I'm not sure you noticed but the venue of the exhibition changed as it turned out that the previous listing was an unauthorised exhibition!

    July 27th, 2011 at 3:11 pm

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