Exhibition : «Paris Holiday»Galerie Perrotin New York is pleased to present “Paris Holiday,” a group exhibition displaying works by artists of the gallery including Ivan Argote, Sophie Calle, Kate Ericson and Mel Ziegler, Gelitin, Gregor Hildebrandt, JR, Guy Limone, Gianni Motti, and Paola Pivi.The exhibition features paintings, sculptures and photographs both by French as well as international artists inspired by the city’s captivating aura. Paris’ historical monuments, typical settings, cinematic icons, and geography act as vehicles each artist uses to express their creative message.
"Horse (Paris, Louvre)" - 2011
© Ivan ARGOTE
Ivan Argote’s “Horses” series displays Parisian equestrian statues without their famous riders, subverting the traditional function of publi...
GREGOR HILDEBRANDT "In weißen Sträußen ließ den Duft der Sterne schneien"Almine Rech Gallery is pleased to present the first solo exhibition by Berlin artist Gregor Hildebrandt at its London space, and the artist’s fifth solo with the gallery. The show is comprised of new canvases, photographs, works in granite and sculptures.
In weißen Sträußen ließ den Duft der Sterne schneien, which lends the exhibition its title, is a small photograph depicting an out-of-focus reflection of an opulent flower bouquet in a narrow vase, reflected in a canvas covered with black VHS tape ribbon. The title comes from the German translation of Apparition, an 1862 poem by the symbolist poet Stéphane Mallarmé, that offers a yearning description of an evening encounter and ends with the words "Neiger de blancs bouquets d'étoiles parfumées" [&...