10 février 2010

"Le Mouvement. Du cinéma à l’art cinétique" @ Musée Tinguely

Retroreliefs" (1935) by French artist Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968) are on display at the exhibition "Le Mouvement. From Cinema to Kinetics" in the Museum Tinguely. AP Photo/Keystone/Georgios Kefalas BASEL.- The legendary "Le Mouvement" exhibition was held in the Galerie Denise René in Paris from 6 to 30 April 1955. The common element in the works on show was movement as means of expression, and the leaflet produced for the exhibition, Le manifeste jaune, postulated "Colour – Light – Motion –... [Lire la suite]

04 septembre 2009

"Die Kunst ist super!". A new presentation of the Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin

Andy Wahrhol, Mao, 1973. Sammlung Marx © 2009 Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York, Foto: Jochen Littkemann, Berlin The 4 September 2009 marks an important opening for the Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin with a new presentation of works from the collections spanning some 10,000 square meters of exhibition space. True to the motto "DIE KUNST IST SUPER!" (Art is super!), this exhibition is one of the most significant measures for the repositioning of the... [Lire la suite]
16 août 2009

'Marcel Duchamp: Étant donnés' @ Philadelphia Museum of Art

PHILADELPHIA, PA.- The Philadelphia Museum of Art will present the first exhibition to examine the genesis, construction, and reception of Étant donnés: 1° la chute d’eau, 2° le gaz d’éclairage (Given: 1° The Waterfall, 2° The Illuminating Gas), Marcel Duchamp’s enigmatic final masterwork. Duchamp (1887-1968) constructed Étant donnés in complete secrecy over a period of twenty years, from 1946 to 1966, during which he publicly claimed to have gone “underground” and given up art for chess. It was not until after his death on... [Lire la suite]
01 juin 2009

PHotoEspaña 2009: Ugo Mulas @ BBVA

Ugo Mulas, Marcel Duchamp in New York, 1964-65. Herederos de Ugo Mulas. © Archivio Ugo Mulas. MADRID.- The BBVA presents photographs that Ugo Mulas took in the 60’s of such famous people such as Marcel Duchamp or Lucio Fontana. The exhibition presents in Spain one of the most famous journalist of Italian photography who performed works of a high conceptual implication. Few artists in Italy have made as great a contribution to the evolution of photographic language as Ugo Mulas, who experienced and studied all its possible... [Lire la suite]
15 février 2009

"Surrealism and Beyond: In the Israel Museum" @ The Cincinnati Art Museum

Joan Miró, Painting (Spanish Dancer), 1957. Oil on canvas, 146 x 114. Gift of Sylvia and Joseph Slifka, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum- CINCINNATI, OH.- The Cincinnati Art Museum will be the sole U.S. venue for an exhibition that features works by the greatest masters of Dada and Surrealist art, including Salvador Dalí, Marcel Duchamp, Pablo Picasso, Max Ernst, René Magritte, Joan Miró, Jean (Hans) Arp, Man Ray, Kurt Schwitters, Hannah Höch and Paul Delvaux. Surrealism and Beyond: In the Israel Museum,... [Lire la suite]
01 août 2008

ARMAN, Armand FERNANDEZ, dit (Nice 1928 - New York 2005). DISPLAY

ARMAN, Armand FERNANDEZ, dit (Nice 1928 - New York 2005). DISPLAY Bronze patiné. Signé et numeroté 1/4. Cachet de la fonderie Bocquel. H. 200 cm. Estimation : 80 000 / 100 000 Cette oeuvre reprend une des stratégies de présentation des « Accumulations de collection » : les différents éléments d'une même sculpture sont disposés dans des casiers séparés. Après avoir été tronçonné, le corps visuel est redistribué dans une discontinuité.Du mausolée du gisant au cercueil vertical, le Lénine erectus garde sa construction cohérente,... [Lire la suite]


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