Six orange chairs (2018)

Wood, J and Harrison, P (2023) Six orange chairs (2018). In: The New Man, The Announcer, The Constructor. El Lissitzky: The Self-Portrait as the Kestner Gesellschaft, Kestner Gesellschaft, Hanover, Germany, 8 July - 1 October 2023.

Item Type: Exhibition
Creators: Wood, J and Harrison, P
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Date: July 2023
Event Location: Kestner Gesellschaft, Hanover, Germany
Number of Pieces: 1
Medium: Sculpture
Measurements/Duration: 6 Chairs

Conceived as an institutional self-portrait of the prophetic artist El Lissitzky, The New Man, The Announcer, The Constructor consist of archival materials and historical positions, set up in a confrontation with the deconstructive and revisionist reading of the modernist paradigm by the contemporary artists.

With, amongst others, BEASTER, Martin Boyce, Max Burchartz, Heinrich Dunst, Fernanda Fragateiro, Assaf Gruber, Paul Harrison and John Wood, Lajos Kassák, Marlena Kudlicka, Marysia Lewandowska, El Lissitzky, Felipe Mujica, László Moholy-Nagy, Paulina Ołowska, László Peri, Prinz Gholam, Florian Pumhösl, Susanne Sachsse, Wieland Schönfelder, Kurt Schwitters, Edik Steinberg, Katja Strunz and Nikolai Michailowitsch Suetin.

Exhibition architecture will be developed by Vienna-based architectural ENTERprise (Marie-Therese Harnoncourt-Fuchs and Ernst J. Fuchs).

Subjects: N Fine Arts > NB Sculpture
Divisions: Bath School of Art, Film and Media
Date Deposited: 03 Jul 2023 18:09
Last Modified: 24 Jul 2023 08:24
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