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November 1st, 2012

Elmgreen and Dragset's Powerless Structures Fig. 101, 2012, installed on the Fourth The Art Newspaper reports that Nicholas Penny, the director of London’s National Gallery, described the temporarily-installed works by Yinka Shonibare and Elmgreen & Dragset in Trafalgar Square as “antagonistic to the architectural character of the square”, making the plinth like “a stage, which can be used ironically, farcically [and] inappropriately”.
Read the article via The Art Newspaper