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By Ana María Garzón Mantilla

Paintings can reframe, rework, reenact or reconstruct fact. utilizing artwork initiatives which are
intervening in current social realities, this thesis strives to investigate how paintings can intrude
in the development of truth. The paintings works selected are various stories that pass
from participatory environments to video installations. Francis Alÿs, Jeremy Deller,
Omer speedy, Thomas Hirschhorn, Pierre Huyghe, Vik Muniz, Walid Raad and Santiago
Sierra are utilizing assets that come from the industrial and political process, interventions
in the typical and latest ancient proof. The artistic endeavors are wondering the codes of
representation, the relation with the opposite, the development of reminiscence and the authority
of background. there's a everlasting stress among the creative representations and truth
itself; that is to assert, an enduring clash among the fiction and the true. This thesis
examines practices which are addressing social and ancient stipulations, on the way to
compare innovations and conflictive occasions that seem within the types utilized by the artists.

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