Another reading is that, in the 20th century especially, the country's well-regulated ordinariness allowed an avant-garde to flourish--with Dada and James Joyce in Zurich, with the Geneva-based painter John Armleder
, and, in Lugano, in the work of Meret Oppenheim (1913-85; Fig.
While Bankowsky manages, remarkably, to touch on most of the artists represented in the other two sections of the exhibition, "Gesture and Spectacle" and "Social Networks," and even proposes additions--such as Roy Lichtenstein, Martial Raysse, Brice Marden, John Armleder
, Richard Prince, Jeff Koons, and Takashi Murakami--most of the artists represented in "Eccentric Figuration" remain unnamed, with the exception of those who are "cherry-picked" as "relevant highlights" (Bankowsky's words) for the other chapters of the show.
During a three-day spree at Art Basel in Switzerland, he bought 22 pieces, including a Daniel Buren sculpture and a John Armleder
There are a couple of choice pieces by John Armleder
, including "Untitled," his 2008 Christmas ornaments-on-canvas work.
Important Mule Deer winter range includes areas that reduce the rate of deer energy loss by providing shallow snow, adequate food resources, security cover, and favorable thermal environments (Garrott and others 1987; Armleder
and Waterhouse 1994; Mackie and others 1998; D'Eon and Serrouya 2005; Doerr and others 2005).
Uwe Schwarzer: In art school [at the Braunschweig University of Art], I studied free arts with John Armleder
, and as part of our studies we did adjacent projects where we invited John's friends to describe, to draw, or to give us schemes for their artworks.
The German musicians Reinhard Armleder
on violoncello and pianist Dagmar Hartmann formed the Karlshruher Konzert-Duo and played works of composers such as Beethoven, Liszt and Bartholdy.
Having spent five years at Tate Liverpool, incorporating the run-up to and realisation of the city's European Capital of Culture status in 2008, Mr Sillars presided over an ambitious international programme of modern and contemporary art including exhibitions by Bruce Nauman, Glenn Brown, Monica Bonvicini, Omer Fast, Rodney Graham, John Armleder
, Toba Khedoori and Teresa Margolles.
Musical accompaniment will include a recording of Frozen Microwave Music, from the 2002 John Armleder
performance which uses microwaves as musical instruments.
Swiss painter John Armleder
designed the red-and-blue carry-on, with leather and distressed wood, metal keepsake boxes, leather pouches, key rings, shirts and USBs--all with the signature spider offset.
Swiss-born John Armleder
and Olivier Mosset have long been friends, but former BMPT member Mosset is primarily known for his hundreds of circle paintings from 1966-72 and his ironic 1972-77 appropriations of Daniel Buren's striped canvases.
If you had bought an Armleder
10 years ago you could have picked it for nothing.