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Maggie Wright

The work of Jomar Statkun is largely informed by his investigation on authenticity and the artistic process. His installation/ performance in The Gowanus Studio Space that culminated last 23 January 2012 examines translation and re-appropriation in the platform of an abstract painting. This text contains the channels where the oil on canvas moved through - from the original by Statkun and an image analyzing program to a painting reproduction factory in China and the conversion of its permutations into sound.

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Kevin Power

Kevin Power wrote a crucial text delineating the climate of artistic practice in Manila through Manuel Ocampo's current curatorial endeavor "Bastards of Misrepresentation." This was originally published as a catalog essay for the first Bastards exhibition "Doing Time On Filipino Time" in Freies Museum Berlin from October 22 to November 21 2010.

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Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art

Carlos Villa recalls growing up in San Francisco, living in the Tenderloin district and his exposure to racism, the influence of Leo Valledor, growing up Filipino in California and the difficulties that accompanied it.

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