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Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

For his first solo museum exhibition in France, Theaster Gates has initiated an entirely new project that explores social histories of migration and interracial relations using a specific episode in American history as his point of departure to address larger questions of black subjugation and the imperial sexual domination and racial mixing that resulted from it. These historical themes and their material realities have given rise to new cinematographic, sculptural and musical perspectives in Theaster Gates's oeuvre, while enabling Theaster Gates to examine the history of land ownership and race relations in the Northeastern United States.

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Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

Installation view of Amalgam, Palais de Tokyo, 2019. Photo: Jon Lowe. Courtesy White Cube.

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