Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Untitled (America), 1994 Photo: Andrew Cross January 16 – April 25, 2010 Curated by Elena Filipovic with Danh Vo (at WIELS, Brussels), Carol Bove (at the Fondation Beyeler, Basel), and Tino Sehgal (at the Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main). WIELS premieres a major traveling retrospective of Felix Gonzalez-Torres (American, b. Cuba 1957-1996), one of the most influential artists of his generation. Including both rarely seen and more known paintings, sculptures, photographic [...]
(l to r) Felix Gonzalez-Torres, “Untitled” (Ross in L.A.), 1991 Oksana Pasaiko, Short Sad Text (based on the borders of 14 countries), 2004-05 Joelle Tuerlinckx, Particles particles and objects, objects objects and particles, 1994 Explores the concept of temporality and challenges the idea that the work of art is eternal, unchanging, and aethetically fixed. Features Boris Belay, Michel Blazy, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Gabriel Kuri, Oksana Pasaiko, Tomo Savic-Gecan & Joelle Tuerlinckx.