Né à New York (), vit à New York (), vit à Amsterdam ().
Lawrence Weiner is a very Transatlantic artist, who lives in Amsterdam and worked all over Europe. He exhibited at M HKA with Liam Gillick in 2011. Unlike the visual poets, who start with language, Weiner bases his ‘tectonic’ text pieces on sculpture and painting, as his most-quoted piece indicates. 1. the artist may construct the piece; 2. the piece may be fabricated; 3. the piece need not be built. Weiner’s words are of the world, as concrete as things. Perhaps his greatest contribution to the 'Essential' is to make the flesh become word.
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Ducks on a pond (Towards ...
Lawrence Weiner, Ducks on a pond (Towards a theatrical engagement) - Lawrence Weiner, 1988. Book, ink, paper, 21 x 14.7 cm, language : English, publisher : Imschoot, Uitgevers, Gent, ISBN : 90-72191-02-1.
Lawrence Weiner - 7
Lawrence Weiner, Lawrence Weiner - 7, 1972. Audio and visual equipment, 31,2 cm x 31 cm.
Lawrence Weiner : Having ...
Lawrence Weiner, Lawrence Weiner : Having Been Built on Sand - With Another Base (Basis) In Fact // Auf Sand Gebaut - Mit Einer Andern Basis Tatsächlich, 1978. Audio and visual equipment, 30,9 cm x 31,1 cm.
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EXTRA MUROS: DE INTERNATI...
26 November 2011 - 29 January 2012.
L'Internationale is a European joint venture between five museums and artists’ archives - Moderna Galerija Ljubljana, M HKA, Van Abbe Museum,
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
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Since the end of May 2002, the M HKA has strayed from the beaten track of museum catalogues. The M HKA does not consider a systematic thereof
The M HKA’s contemporary art collection has grown thanks to a combination of acquisitions, donations and long-term loans from various public