MAI-THU PERRET: Beating around the bush
Bonnefantenmuseum Maastricht, Netherlands
Mai -Thu Perret’s work is featured in ‘Beating around the bush’, the 3rd in the series of 4 exhibitions that present the museum collection in an investigative way. Other exhibited artists include: Pawel Althamer & Artur Żmijewski, Joseph Beuys, Christian Boltanski, Marcel Broodthaers, René Daniëls, David Hammons, Thomas Hirschhorn, Bethan Huws, Ai Wei Wei and Franz West.
ANTONI TAPIES: Tàpies: From Within
PAMM Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
A major retrospective exhibition ‘Tàpies: From Within’, curated by Vicente Todoli, will travel from Fundació Antoni Tàpies and Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya to PAMM Miami in early 2015. As well as presenting works from each decade of Tapies’ career, the exhibition will also include works and artefacts from the artist’s collection.
MAI-THU PERRET: Contemporary Swiss Art at Museum Rietberg
Museum Rietberg, Zurich, Switzerland
Mai-Thu Perret’s “Heroine of the People (Revolutionary)”, 2005, in collaboration with Ligia Dias, is included in this exhibition, featuring twenty-one Swiss artists who enter into a dialogue with works of art from distant lands belonging to the Rietberg collection. Their works – site-specific installations, interventions in the park, performance, theater, and literature – are reflections on faraway times and places. A catalogue accompanies the exhibition.
ALEX KATZ: Face Value: Portraiture in the Age of Abstraction
The National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C., USA
Alex Katz’s work is featured in the group exhibition, along 44 other artists, at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington DC. The exhibition features mid-20th century artists who were reinventing portraiture at a moment when most agreed that figuration was dead as a progressive art form.