‘the resourceful past cobbling it all together’

The above images are taken from the digital version of Ania Soliman’s Natural Object Rant: The Pineapple (2007-9), which was at this years Whitney Biennial. While the piece doesn’t trace the global commodity chain that puts pineapples in our supermarkets, it poetically investigates the fruit’s history and its tie to the politics of colonialism.

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