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Kestner-Gesellschaft

Overview
Works: 2,816 works in 5,148 publications in 4 languages and 29,916 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  History  Periodicals  Catalogs  Interviews 
Roles: Other, Editor, Organizer of meeting, isb, his, Publisher, Host, Curator, Contributor
Classifications: N5070.H3, 779.092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kestner-Gesellschaft
Rebecca Horn : the glance of infinity by Rebecca Horn( Book )

18 editions published in 1997 in German and English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebecca Horn is a multi-talented artist whose kinetic sculptures, films and installations have contributed to her unique international reputation. Her surreal installations and objects work as metaphors; often playfully erotic, they arouse curiosity and childlike amazement, yet also subconsciously evoke fear and uncertainty Glance of Infinity is a comprehensive survey of Rebecca Horn's work from 1970 up to the present day, including her most recently exhibited works at this year's Venice Biennale, for the new building of the Kestner Gesellschaft in Hannover, and in the Munster Skulptur Projekte in Munster 1997. This full scale monograph includes an interview with the artist, and essays by Brace W. Ferguson, Lynne Cooke, Doris von Drahten and Rebecca Horn, as well as a comprehensive index. Beautifully designed and printed, it constitutes an invaluable work of reference and presents a complete visual documentation of the development of one of our most important contemporary artists
Made in Germany by Sprengel Museum Hannover( Book )

16 editions published in 2007 in German and English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Made in Germany offers a comprehensive survey of contemporary art in Germany. At its core are fifty-two young artists living and working in Germany, about half of whom are from abroad and all of whom are among the promising newcomers of the international art scene. In looking at questions of artistic identity, Made in Germany no longer simply considers the birthplace and biography of the artists, but also the context of where the work itself is produced. This is the first time that modern German art has been clearly examined to this great an extent as a weave of national particularities and cultural exchange." "This volume provides concise insights into the complete oeuvres of all the artists, as well as an informative comparison of the individual artists and each of their different regional and biographical contexts."--Jacket
Kilengi : African art from the Bareiss family collection by Christopher D Roy( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the northern Bantu tribes "kilengi" means joy arising through beauty. Kilengi includes superb photographs of art objects from throughout Africa. The book presents extraordinary works from well-known regions as well as new discoveries and objects that challenge long-standing conceptions of African art. Christopher Roy includes a masterly introduction to the problems of the presentation of traditional African art
Anton Josef Trčka, Edward Weston, Helmut Newton by Anton Josef Trčka( Book )

13 editions published in 1998 in German and English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Artificial of the Real : March 14- May 24 1998
Kiki Smith : all creatures great and small by Kiki Smith( Book )

10 editions published in 1999 in English and French and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbara Kruger : desire exists where pleasure is absent by Barbara Kruger( Book )

8 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katherine Avenue by Larry Sultan( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in German and English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katalog by Kestner-Gesellschaft( )

in German and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dada : Photographie und Photocollage : [Ausstellung 6. Juni bis 5. August 1979 : Katalog] by Richard Hiepe( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in German and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographie und Bauhaus : 19. September bis 2. November 1986 by Gerhard Glüher( Book )

11 editions published in 1986 in German and Germanic and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rez.: 2. Ex.: Han 881/22 Zs:1986,3/4
Franz Ackermann : home, home again : 23 ghosts by Franz Ackermann( Book )

8 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text looks at the art of German painter and installation artist Franz Ackermann
Cindy Sherman clowns by Cindy Sherman( Book )

9 editions published in 2004 in German and English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ausstellung in der Kestner Gesellschaft Hannover ab 23.9.2004
Isaac Julien : True north : Fantôme Afrique by Isaac Julien( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar Kokoschka, die frühen Jahre : Aquarelle und Zeichnungen (1906-1924) : 4. Februar bis 4. April 1983, Kestner-Gesellschaft Hannover by Oskar Kokoschka( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in German and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eva Hesse : sculpture : [catalog of an exhibition held at] Whitechapel Art Gallery, Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller, Kestner-Gesellschaft by Eva Hesse( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Hamilton : exteriors, interiors, objects, people by Richard Hamilton( Book )

8 editions published in 1990 in German and English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rez.: 2. Ex.: Han 881/22 Zs:1990,5
Raymond Pettibon : V-boom by Raymond Pettibon( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georg Baselitz, Skulpturen und Zeichnungen 1979-1987 : [Ausstellung], 15. Mai bis 5. Juli 1987, Kestner-Gesellschaft Hannover by Georg Baselitz( Book )

18 editions published in 1987 in 3 languages and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tentoonstellingscatalogus. Met chronologie en bibliografie
Thomas Ruff : machines = maschinen by Thomas Ruff( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nan Goldin : diving for pearls by Nan Goldin( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retrospective of photographer Nan Goldin's work. Diving for Pearls features photography from past exhibits and books, ranging from the early 1990s to 2015. Interspersed within are essays written by Nan Goldin, Lotte Dinse, and Glenn O'Brien
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Rebecca Horn : the glance of infinity
Covers
Made in GermanyKilengi : African art from the Bareiss family collectionAnton Josef Trčka, Edward Weston, Helmut NewtonKiki Smith : all creatures great and smallBarbara Kruger : desire exists where pleasure is absentKatherine AvenueFranz Ackermann : home, home again : 23 ghostsCindy Sherman clowns
Alternative Names
Kestner-Gesellschaft

Kestner-Gesellschaft e. V. Hannover, Deutschland

Kestner-Gesellschaft Hannover

Kestner-Gesellschaft (Hannover, Alemanya)

Kestner-Gesellschaft Hanovre, Allemagne

Kestner Society

Kestnergesellschaft

Kestnergesellschaft, Hannover.

Kestnergesellschaft Hannover, Deutschland

Общество Кестнера

كيستنيرجيسيلستشافت

凱斯特納協會展覽館

Languages
German (168)

English (44)

Germanic (2)

French (1)