Born in 1953, Dortmund, Germany.
From 1972 to 1976 he studies for a Fine Art BA degree at the Hamburg College of Art. He moves to Florence. In 1978 he goes to Berlin and becomes the manager of the famous «S.O. 36 hall venue» in 1977, he meets Werner Büttner, Albert and Markus Oehlen. In 1978, with Gisèle Capitain he founds the «le Kippenberger» where he exhibits the works of young artists. In 1980, he moves to Paris. In 1988, he participates in the Venice festival. In 1992, he is a teacher and the college of higher education in Kassel. In 1996, he is awarded the Käthe-Kollwitz-Preis. In 1997, he participates in the Documenta X in Kassel the exhibition of sculptural projects in the cathedrals. Kippenberger wants to open new outlooks by means of ironic installations and images. In 2006 Martin Kippenberger's first retrospective of his work is presented in Great Britain. Many of his productions can be seen at the London Museum, like the Selbstportraits series as well as a number of drawings from his series of hotel writing paper.
Stage Magic Trick by L'Atelier Reflexe & Cobertura Photo Location: Tobacco Warehouse
A Polaroid collection presented by L’Atelier Reflexe ( France ) and Cobertura photo ( Spain )
Curated by : Véronique Bourgoin
Magic Trick is a collection of Polaroid pictures gathered by Véronique Bourgoin, a French artist and director of l’Atelier Reflexe, founded in 1994 in Montreuil-Sous-Bois (Paris). This collection shows a selection of pictures taken by European photographers who use Polaroid not as a specialty, but as a way to experiment through a unique and instant medium. It comprises works by experienced artists as well as anonymous photographs. It also presents pictures taken by young French and Spanish photographers selected by l’Atelier Reflexe and Cobertura Photo, art institutes which support young photographers throughout... Vente Photobooks auction / Livres de photographies
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Thuesday 24t... Exposition Magic Trick Magic Trick is est une exposition de polaroid, à l'occasion du III festival de fotografia SEVILLA FOTO.
Avec : Antoine d’Agata, Veronique Bourgoin, JH Engström, Martin Kippenberger, Nina Korhonen, Suzanne Pastor, Juli Susin
Atelier Reflexe: Manuela Bohme, Thomas Brosset, Sophie Carlier,Josquin Gouilly Frossard, Sandra Schmalz, Margot Wallard Cobertura Photo: Rodrido Gomez Reina Alberto Rojas Maza
Collections anonymes: Brown Family Collection, Carlier Collection, Lumière des Roses Collection, Willard Morgan Colletion, Silverbridge Colle
... Exposition Magic Trick: Instant Photography in Europe and China －An Exhibition of Polaroid Images “Magic trick” features a collection of Polaroid images from the works of Chinese and European photographers who do not specialize in this medium, but rather, use it as a tool of experimentation in photography - an instantaneous and single take approach. The selection includes well established as well as anonymous artists and young photographers, chosen by l’Atelier, an art institution that supports emerging international photographers.
At a time when digital photography has become the choice means of expression for amateurs and professional photographers alike, when great numbers of images can be collected on a virtual support, allowing for “home-made” prints to be made in a instant, one cannot but compare this technology with Polaroid, which is both its genitor and its o...