Katie Murray curated show reviewed by Artforum

Review from Artforum:

New York
“Housed”
ALICE AUSTEN HOUSE
2 Hylan Boulevard
July 1–September 5

The word house conjures grim associations these days. The recent collision of the invisible hand of the market with fantasies of domesticity forms a subtle undercurrent for this group show of American photographers who mine the familiar allegiance between the camera and familial environments. Installed in the stately Victorian mansion where the nineteenth-century photographer Alice Austen lived and worked (until it was repossessed after the crash of 1929), “Housed” scrutinizes the idea of home in the age of foreclosure.

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http://www.artforum.com/?pn=picks&section=nyc#picks26059

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