In the Woods There Were Chainsaws

In the Woods There Were Chainsaws

by Berlinde de Bruyckere, Tommy Wieringa
     
 

Employing a range of sculptural media including wax, wood, wool, horse skin and hair, Belgian artist Berlinde De Bruyckere works around the themes of vulnerability and extreme fragility--in people, animals and nature.  See more details below

Overview

Employing a range of sculptural media including wax, wood, wool, horse skin and hair, Belgian artist Berlinde De Bruyckere works around the themes of vulnerability and extreme fragility--in people, animals and nature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783865218490
Publisher:
Steidl/Hauser & Wirth
Publication date:
05/01/2009
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
11.40(w) x 15.30(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Berlinde de Bruyckere (born Ghent,1964) won international acclaim at the 2003 Venice Biennale, when her sculptures were shown in the Italian Pavilion. Since then, her solo exhibitions have included Hauser & Wirth Zurich (2004); De Pont Foundation for Contemporary Art, Tilburg (2005) and 'One' at La Maison Rouge, Fondation Antoine de Galbert, Paris (2005). This year, her work was included in the 4th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art and was exhibited in a two-artist show at the Kunsthalle D sseldorf. Berlinde de Bruyckere lives and works in Ghent.

Berlinde de Bruyckere (born Ghent,1964) won international acclaim at the 2003 Venice Biennale, when her sculptures were shown in the Italian Pavilion. Amongst recent exhibitions is her solo presentation at Hauser & Wirth London (2006), exhibitions at the Kunsthalle Dusseldorf (2007) and the Kunstmuseum Lucerne (2007). This year her work was shown in the group show After Nature' at the New Museum in New York and in her first solo exhibition in the US, at Yvon Lambert in New York. Berlinde De Bruyckere lives and works in Ghent.

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