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Shocks to the System

Article relating to an exhibition, 1991
Published by: Arts Council Collection
Year published: 1991
ISBN: 1 85332 070 6
Unpaginated.

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3 sheets of A4 -From the catalogue that accompanied the exhibition Shocks to the System a National Touring Exhibitions from The South Bank Centre 1991.

First two pages relate to the exhibition - which has the subtitle: “Social and political issues in recent British art from the Arts Council Collection.” The third page show the piece of work included in the exhibition by Donald Rodney - “Self Portrait, Black Men Public Enemy“, 1990. Accompanying text includes outline of his recent work up to 1991 and a brief biography.

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