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Art + Culture: Jenny Holzer's TOP SECRET at Yvon Lambert, Paris

One of our favorites, currently on view until December 1st in Paris:


screen capture and description from yvon-lambert.com

In the major LED installation, Purple, Holzer uses an array of signs (the shape of each evocative of a human rib or a shackle) to reveal facts, contradictions, and harrowing information. The piece streams text from a series of policy documents regarding the treatment of enemy combatants, autopsy reports of detainees who died in custody, documents detailing events and conditions at Guant