L’étalon ORLAN-CORPS, remake de l’oeuvre exposée à l’ICC en 1980
Collection: Courtesy ORLAN/Collection M HKA.
ORLAN conceived of her performances as something that might be continued. One of the devices for this was a measuring stick based upon the length of her body.
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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
Worth Fighting For
14 November 2022 - 14 December 2022.
Worth Fighting For The Ukrainian fight is about the survival of a nation and its right to exist – politically, militarily, econom
ORLAN - MesuRAGEs
05 October 2012 - 20 January 2013.
I gave my body to art. ORLAN is well known as the first artist to use her own body as a medium with which to make art. In 1980 there was the
When Faith Moves Mountains
17 July 2022 - 09 October 2022.
This project was set up differently from a classic exhibition; the working method was rather activist, whereby a 'coalition of the willing' s
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Individualism (with a reflection by Katja Petrowskaja) The individual stance, if relevant, is also a critical position towards the collec
The M HKA’s contemporary art collection has grown thanks to a combination of acquisitions, donations and long-term loans from various public
Oeuvres & Fétiches
"I put on a linen smock, always the same. I measure the place with my body by lying down on the floor and by drawing a chalk line behind my h
humor & tragedie [humour ...
How do artists play with humour, tragedy and irony, and how do they express this? You will see that humour, in particular, is used to poke cr