An exhibition by Nick Mauss: «Bizarre Silks, Private Imaginings and Narrative Facts, etc.»
Today: 11.00 AM - 5.00 PM
07 February 2020 - 26 April 2020
Artist Nick Mauss (* 1980) has repeatedly turned exhibition-making—the assembly of precisely staged relations—into an art form. He especially conceives the scenography for this show, which brings together and reframes works by contemporary and historical figures, emphasizing aspects of legibility, textility, fragility, and aggression across various media.
With Anonymous, Gretchen Bender, Felix Bernstein / Gabe Rubin, William S. Burroughs / Brion Gysin, Hannah Höch, Ray Johnson, Konrad Klapheck, Ketty La Rocca, Nick Mauss, Rosemary Mayer, Robert Morris, Ken Okiishi, Edward Owens, Anton Perich, Georgia Sagri, Bea Schlingelhoff, and Megan Francis Sullivan
Mo Closed | Tu 11.00 AM - 6.00 PM | We 11.00 AM - 6.00 PM | Th 11.00 AM - 8.30 PM | Fr 11.00 AM - 6.00 PM | Sa 11.00 AM - 5.00 PM | Su 11.00 AM - 5.00 PM
10 April 2020: Closed
11 April 2020: 11.00 AM - 5.00 PM
12 April 2020: 11.00 AM - 5.00 PM
13 April 2020: 11.00 AM - 5.00 PM
May Day 2020
01 May 2020: 11.00 AM - 5.00 PM
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