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In an era when vast accretions of consumer detritus & the vapid anecdotalism of digital media seem poised to overtake human creativity, authentic storytelling & the tangible materials of human existence take on elemental value as a means of connection, survival, & reinvention.

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Máximo González & Ato Riberio
Up Close from a Distance: Authentic Storytelling

In an era when vast accretions of consumer detritus and the vapid anecdotalism of digital media seem poised to overtake human creativity, authentic storytelling and the tangible materials of human existence take on elemental value as a means of connection, survival, and reinvention. The artists Ato Riberio and …

Máximo González & Ato Riberio
Up Close from a Distance: Authentic Storytelling

In an era when vast accretions of consumer detritus and the vapid anecdotalism of digital media seem poised to overtake human creativity, authentic storytelling and the tangible materials of human existence take on elemental value as a means of connection, survival, and reinvention. The artists Ato Riberio and Máximo González create work from this moment’s fertile coalescence of discarded past and uncertain future, mining castaway objects and hidden narratives for their potential to speak of human endurance and …