Born in Warsaw (PL), lives in London (GB).
Goshka Macuga works as a curator and makes installations that function as 'total artworks'. Using material loaned from both artists and archives to produce displays which position things in a new light. Textiles and tapestry have become an increasingly important part of her repertoire. Nominated for the Turner Prize 2008.
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On the Nature of the Beast
Goshka Macuga, On the Nature of the Beast , 2009. Object, jacquard, 290 x 560 cm.
When was modernism?
Goshka Macuga, When was modernism?, 2008. Installation, mixed media, variable dimensions.
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Textiles – Art and the So...
10 September 2009 - 03 January 2010.
*Textiles Art and the Social Fabric* is an exhibition of artist who use textiles materials or related concepts, tapping this medium’s potenti
Tagore's Universal Allego...
18 September 2013 - 23 November 2013.
‘Tagore has the capacity to make us think about our times through the filter of shattered ideals.' Indian cultural critic Rustom Barucha Ini
The collection XXXIII – T...
07 June 2013 - 22 September 2013.
The character of a collection reflected the current priorities of the M HKA collection: the evaluation of Antwerp’s avant-garde tradition; th
Urgent Conversations Athe...
31 October 2016 - 05 February 2017.
Urgent Conversations: Athens – Antwerp is the first temporary exhibition in the long overdue public unfolding of the Greek National Museum of
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M HKA acquired the SANTHAL FAMILY ensemble on the occasion of the exhibition Santhal Family: Positions Around an Indian Sculpture in 2008. W
Luc Deleu, AMVK, Ria Pacquée, Ilya Kabakov, Almagul Menlibayeva, Goshka Macuga, Allan Sekula, Jimmie Durham, Mark Dion, Yang Zhenzhong
The M HKA’s contemporary art collection has grown thanks to a combination of acquisitions, donations and long-term loans from various public