28 Apr 2022 → 18 Sep 2022

Oussama Tabti presents the exhibition Alien at CENTRALE | box/ His work questions hermetic geopolitics, made up of impassable borders and enclosed cults. A small island in New York Bay, Ellis Island was the busiest immigrant inspection station in the United States in the first part of the 20th century. From 1892 to 1954, nearly 12 million immigrants arriving at the ports of New York and New Jersey were there quarantined, inspected and questioned. Augustus Frederick Sherman was an employee in the Ellis Island Immigration Office. One of his duties was to photograph immigrants as they arrived on the island. This is how the image of a man who came from Algeria in 1905 was captured. It was simply listed as the ‘Algerian Man’. In 2018, while planning an artist residency at Triangle Brooklyn supported...

Opening Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10:30:00 - 18:00
Thursday 10:30:00 - 18:00
Friday 10:30:00 - 18:00
Saturday 10:30:00 - 18:00
Sunday 10:30:00 - 18:00
Gallery Info → Map →
28 Apr 2022 → 18 Sep 2022
28 Apr 2022 → 18 Sep 2022

Oussama Tabti presents the exhibition Alien at CENTRALE | box/ His work questions hermetic geopolitics, made up of impassable borders and enclosed cults. A small island in New York Bay, Ellis Island was the busiest immigrant inspection station in the United States in the first part of the 20th century. From 1892 to 1954, nearly 12 million immigrants arriving at the ports of New York and New Jersey were there quarantined, inspected and questioned. Augustus Frederick Sherman was an employee in the Ellis Island Immigration Office. One of his duties was to photograph immigrants as they arrived on the island. This is how the image of a man who came from Algeria in 1905 was captured. It was simply listed as the ‘Algerian Man’. In 2018, while planning an artist residency at Triangle Brooklyn supported...

Opening Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10:30:00 - 18:00
Thursday 10:30:00 - 18:00
Friday 10:30:00 - 18:00
Saturday 10:30:00 - 18:00
Sunday 10:30:00 - 18:00
Gallery Info → Map →