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"The ambiguity of [Manuel] Ocampo's paintings is part of their sophistication. As confrontational and vehement as they are, they point to no conclusion, nor do they even encourage us to take literally the overt references they contain...I believe that what we experience as their perverse beauty is their liberating psychic effect."

—Kenneth Baker, art critic

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