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Alicja Kwade.

Author: Alicja Kwade; Matthias Ulrich, (Art museum curator); Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt,
Publisher: München : Hirmer Verlag GmbH, ©2015 [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Polish-born and Berlin-based artist Alicja Kwade's most recent installation at the Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt takes as its inspiration the pendulum experiments of the nineteenth-century French physicist Léon Foucault, which provided evidence of Earth's rotation. A series of quasi-scientific set-ups installed in the Schirn Rotunda, Kwade's works superimpose established scientific knowledge and paradoxical social  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
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Named Person: Alicja Kwade; Alicja Kwade; Alicja Kwade
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alicja Kwade; Matthias Ulrich, (Art museum curator); Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt,
ISBN: 9783777424422 3777424420
OCLC Number: 923898649
Language Note: Parallel texts in German and English.
Notes: Book has special paperback binding with only one side fixed to the book (spine not attached).
Description: 1 volume of unnumbered pages : chiefly colour illustrations ; 27 cm

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The most recent installation by the internationally acclaimed artist Alicja Kwade (b. 1979), who comes from Katowice, explores the French physicist Leon Foucault's (1819-1868) proof that the world  Read more...

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