January 2016

Hicham Berrada
Sorana Serban: "The White Cube Caverne"


Sorana Serban: The White Cube Caverne, www.petrieinventory.com, January 2016.


In Hicham Berrada’s latest solo exhibition ‘Caverne’, the Moroccan artist challenges viewers’ senses by transforming a typical ‘white cube’ gallery into a darkly mysterious garden of art. Combining biology and creativity, Berrada experiments with the parameters of temperature and light, generating micro-environments of sublime beauty that can only fully be grasped on a large scale. For the Paris-based artist, energy is both a primordial force and a basic material for his highly poetic artworks that reveal themselves little by little, evolving imperceptibly by the second.


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