SALOMON MUSEUM R. GUGGENHEIM (NEW YORK, USA)
From March 13th to May 6th 2015, the Guggenheim Museum (1071 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10128-0173) exposes the winner of the 2014 Hugo Boss award : Paul Chan. http://www.guggenheim.org
The artist’s installation - Non projections for New Lovers - displays video projectors connected to shoes thus expressing the indecipherable impressions that roam around everyone’s head. I prefer his video for the 53rd Venice Art Biennale dealing with Sade, sexuality, freedom and ethics (interview with Selina Ting in InitiArt Magazine).
However, through his multiple works (charcoal drawings, documentaries, etc.), his publishing company Badlands Unlimited turns up as most interesting.http://badlandsunlimited.com
Hugo Boss, Katherine Brinson (curator) and her assistant Susan Thompson must be thanked for this fine american exhibit.http://www.hugoboss.com
Meanwhile, Michel Destot – Isère’s representative in France – is visiting my Paris workshop and a collaboration with the musician Jannick Top (Magma, Infernal Machina) is setting up for an installation-projection-concert to come...
Paul Chan – Sade for Sade's Sake (2009), Projection on 3 channels (5h 45mn), © Paul Chan
Bernard Gast – Qui êtes-vous ? / Who are you ? (2008), Paintless-Painting (1, 30 x 3, 09 m) ©Adagp