‘franz west: where is my eight’ is at the hepworth wakefield until 14 september 2014 emma crichton-miller visited the colourful, beguiling show for apollo. Franz west (16 february 1947 – 25 july 2012) was an austrian artist wikidata q697200 view or edit the full wikipedia entry information from wikipedia, made. Franz west was an austrian sculptor and installation artist his playful sculptures, typically made out of plaster, paper mache, wire, polyester, aluminum and other ordinary materials, display the power of the object and the seriousness of the absurd. A figure of international stature whose work includes sculpture, installation, and design, franz west appears in his most comprehensive form to date in this retrospective exhibition, with objects ranging from early interactive works from the 1970s to large installations comprised of bright aluminum and epoxy objects that dramatize their. Emerging in the early 1970s, austrian artist franz west (1947-2012) developed a unique aesthetic that engaged equally high and low reference points and often privileged social interaction as an intrinsic component of his work. Find great deals on ebay for franz west and lucio fontana shop with confidence. Franz west, untitled (from the series transfigured past), 2009 collage and acrylic paint on paper, mounted on canvas 36 x 38 3/16 inches (914 x 97 cm.
Franz west (16 february 1947 – 25 july 2012) was an austrian artist this biography is from wikipedia under an attribution-sharealike creative commons license. Franz west (16 february 1947 – 25 july 2012) was an austrian artist early life and education west was born on 16 february 1947 his father was a coal. Franz west biography and art for sale buy art at exclusive members only pricing at the leading online contemporary art marketplace. View the profiles of people named franz west join facebook to connect with franz west and others you may know facebook gives people the power to share. Emerging in the early 1970s, austrian-born artist franz west (1947–2012) developed a unique aesthetic that engaged equally high and low reference.
Franz west by robert fleck, et al an investigation into the work of the celebrated viennese aktionist order online from the phaidon store. Franz west, an influential austrian sculptor who pushed his objects toward design and abstract painting while maintaining a subversive attitude that undermined the notion of the artwork as an autonomous object, died wednesday in vienna following a long illness. Learn about franz west: his birthday, what he did before fame, his family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more.
Franz west [austrian sculptor, 1947-2012] guide to pictures of works by franz west in art museum sites and image archives worldwide. Franz west works the territories between furniture and sculpture, and between public art and our most private emotions and physical acts. Franz west is best known for his tactile sculptures and interactive installations with furniture he emerged as an artist in vienna in the 60s at a time when many of his local contemporaries. Lot 281, 20th century & contemporary art day sale, franz west, new york auction 17 may 2017.
Rainer ganahl: franz special thanks to ines turian from atelier franz west franz west was born in 1947 in vienna, where he lives and works. Find the latest shows, biography, and artworks for sale by franz west franz west's work is influenced by the action and performance art of the 1960s, in. When franz west’s les pommes d’adam was first displayed in paris’ place vendôme in 2007, the exhibition curators noted that the sculpture took its name and inspiration from the adam’s apple, pointing to the distinctive anatomical profile of a man’s throat. Shop authentic franz west lighting and other franz west furniture from the world's best dealers global shipping available.
Two exhibitions show how franz west took a design staple -- furniture -- and turned it in subversive and intriguing ways to his purposes as an artist.
Franz west was an austrian sculptor and conceptual artist perhaps best known for his colorful, playful public art, his work can be found in cities all over the. Franz west, passtücke mit box und video (adaptives with box and video), 1996 photograph: the hepworth wakefield much of the show is devoted not just to west. By coppola, regina - vito acconci, nayland blake, greg colson, rm fischer, tom otterness, robert rauschenberg, jason rhoades, richard tuttle, franz west. Buy franz west: man with a ball at walmartcom. Franz west (contemporary artists) [robert fleck] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers an introduction to the viennese artist's work is accompanied by an interview, commentaries, and details about his most recent assemblies and sculptures. Franz west early work hauser & wirth somerset 11 october – 9 november 2014 press release interact with his work was informed by his reading of the psychoanalysis of jacques lacan and the. The 45-year-old artist and widow of franz west tamuna sirbiladze died of cancer on march 2 her death increases uncertainty over west's contested estate.
Selected works of artist franz west at gagosian from abstract and interactive sculpture to furniture and collage, franz west’s oeuvre possesses a character that is at once lighthearted and deeply philosophical. Choose from 6 authentic franz west lighting for sale on 1stdibs explore all furniture created by franz west.