The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Monday, June 24, 2019


Juan Munoz - Rooms of My Mind at K21 Kunstsammlung
Juan Muñoz, One Laughing at the Ohter, 2000. 2 figures, each: polyester resin, steel and bronze. © Estate of Juan Muñoz, Torrelodones, 2006.


DUSSELDORF, GERMANY.- K21 Kunstsammlung im Ständehaus will present Juan Munoz - Rooms of My Mind, on view 14 October 2006 - 4 February 2007. The exhibition offers a through insight into the oeuvre of the Spanish sculptor Juan Munoz(1953-2001). During the 80's, he was one of the most important renovator in figurative and narrative sculpture.

Over 30 sculptures and installations, over 30 drawings, "Raincoat Drawings" and photographs and furthermore, 6 sound-based works will be on display in this exhibition. Some of the sculptures and installations fill entire rooms.

Examples of his "Floor Pieces"(installations on the extensive surfaces of patterned floors) and also individual sculptures and sculpture groups, i.e. the "Conversation Pieces", will be shown. Besides figurative works, the exhibition will present creations such as "Balconies" and "Banisters", which only indirectly evoke the presence of people in a room. Furthermore, drawings, photos and finally, sound-based works will be on display. These works exemplify Munoz's broad interest in the fascination of space and illusion.

The "Sound Pieces", which Munoz realized together with composers, authors and actors, make up a considerable part of the exhibition. They can be appreciated in the exhibition's audio library. Some of these acoustic or scenic works will be shown in Germany for the first time during the exhibition, in most cases with the interpreters of their first performances.

Juan Munoz Rooms of My Mind is part of the Quadriennale 06 Art City Düsseldorf. www.quadriennale-duesseldorf.de.





Today's News

July 28, 2006

Transforming Tate Modern: A New Museum Unveiled

Juan Munoz - Rooms of My Mind at K21 Kunstsammlung

Gaudí and Mompou Exhibit in Mexico City

"Dissent!" - The Subversive History of Printmaking

Hillary Clinton's Presidential Bust To Be Unveiled

James Coleman at the Irish Museum of Modern Art

Talavera Exhibit Shown at the Museum of Fine Arts in Beijing

8th Art International Zurich Art Fair in October

Gordon Watson: Without Reserve

Seldom Seen: Director's Choice at Textile Museum

San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art Relocates

Eric Fischl at the Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts

FIA Acquires Sculpture by Artist Jun Kaneko

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- Art of early man found in the greatest meteor crater on earth

2.- Exhibition celebrates Helmut Newton's 50-year career through a rare and unseen collection of vintage prints

3.- World's most costly painting on Saudi prince's yacht: report

4.- Sotheby's celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing with an auction

5.- Domaine de Chantilly exhibits Leonardo da Vinci's 'Nude Mona Lisa'

6.- New book offers front-row seat to greatest concert in history

7.- The New York Botanical Garden opens its largest botanical exhibition ever

8.- The most famous car in the world: RM Sotheby's presents James Bond Aston Martin DB5

9.- Mexico unearths what may be historic recording of Frida Kahlo

10.- Exhibition of Pierre-Auguste Renoir's paintings marks centenary of his death

Related Stories



Important Judaica and Israeli & international art bring a combined $7.9 million at Sotheby's New York

Tunisia to auction ousted despot's treasures

Andy Warhol's Mao portraits excluded from the Beijing and Shanghai shows next year

China criticises French Qing dynasty seal auction

Christie's announces auction marking the first half century of the popular and luxurious interiors shop Guinevere

Nine new exhibits debut at San Diego International Airport

Rembrandt masterpiece "Portrait of Catrina Hooghsaet" back on display at National Museum Cardiff

Amber: 40-million-year-old fossilised tree resin is Baltic gold

Egyptian artist Iman Issa wins the Ist FHN Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona Award

The main chapel of the Basilica of Santa Croce open for visits after five year restoration



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez


Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful