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Exhibition of twenty-one unique engravings edited by the Centre Genevois de Gravure Contemporaine in 1992, Villa Arson, National Centre of Visual Arts, Nice.
Presentation of a series of twenty-one unique engravings.
The work of John Armleder has long been as close to the neo-Fluxus as the geometric painting. His pictorial references are numerous: Picabia and El Lissitzky to Blinky Palermo, Helmut Federle and Olivier Mosset through Sigmar Polke. (Véronique Bacchetta, extract from the press release)
John M Armleder, Marcel Broodthaers, François Curlet, Trisha Donnelly and Pierre Vadi
« Fiction can help to fin both the truth and what if hides. »
The Missing Evidence is an exhibition aiming to explore strategies of mystification towards which tend certain artists, playing of their status of creators. It takes to witness the emblematic figure of Bas Jan Ader (1942-1975). The artist, mysteriously gone missing at sea at age of 33, during his performance-trip entitled In the Search of the Miraculous.
This conceptual Dutch artist, whom art was a voyage just as real as metaphorical, chose to cross the Atlantic alone on a sailboat from the United States. Upon his arrival, an exhibition was planned at the Groninger Museum (Holland) to present works realized during his voyage. (more…)
John M. Armleder, gravures, 1992
Monica Bonvicini, Eternmale, 2002
Jakob Kolding, lambda print & Posters, 2001/2003
Mai-Thu Perret, 5 Sculptures of Pure Self-Expression, 2004
Florian Pumhösl, Etudes abstraites, 2004
Heimo Zobernig, Sans titre, 1996
Presentation of No More Lights On My Starguitar, vinyl, 33 rpm , 12 soundtracks from Albert Angelo (GB), John Armleder (GE), Ana Axpe (GE), Kim Sop Boninsegni (GE), Bruno Dürr (GE), Mossuraya (GE), Yanick Fournier (D), Benoit Guignat (FR), Baron Samedi (Elena Montesinos, C. Daesen and S. Mercier) (CH), Reynols (AR), SPLITt (Jacques Julien & Hugues Reip) (FR), Uusi Fantasia (FI), 1000 copies, edited by Made at Home Records and the Centre d’édition contemporaine, Geneva, 2005. This compilation of soundtracks (music, audio pieces) rock’n’roll inspired, gathered by Bruno Dürr, wants to prove wrong the idea always updated and outdated that rock is dead.
On this occasion, the vinyl will be offered to the 2004 members of Cec association.
Choice of editions of the CEC (John M. Armleder, Rosemarie Trockel, Giuseppe Penone, Olivier Mosset, Karen Kilimnik, Jean-Michel Othoniel, Kristin Opp
Exhibition of the Centre genevois de gravure contemporaine editions 1986 – 1998
The CGGC artistic program reflects the CGGC productions from 1986 to 1998: engraving, lithography, offset, multiple and artist book. Among the artists who previously collaborated with the Centre and whose works were exhibited on this occasion, particularly be mentioned the names of Ian Anüll, John M. Armleder, Alex Baladi, Alexandre Bianchini, Marcel Broodthaes*, Stéphane Brunner, Mourad Cheraït, Claude Closky, Philippe Favier, Nicolas Fernandez, Claude Gaçon, Fabrice Gygi, Alex Hanimann, Jérôme Hentsch et Alain Julliard, Thomas Hirschhorn, Andreas Hofer, Karen Kilimnik, Elke Krystufek, Simon Lamunière, Stephan Landry, Claude Lévêque, Christian Lindow, Henri Michaux*, Elena Montesinos, Olivier Mosset, Kristin Oppenheim, Giuseppe Penone, Anne Pesce, Marie Sacconi, Roman Signer, Sigurdur Arni Sigurdsson, Rosemarie Trockel, Emmett Williams, Heimo Zobernig.
Presentation of the editions of John Armleder, Nicolás Fernández, Thomas Hirschhorn, Karen Kilimnik, Claude Lévêque, Olivier Mosset, Kristin Oppenheim, Jean-Michel Othoniel, Giuseppe Penone, Marie Sacconi, Sigurdur Arni Sigurdsson, Rosemarie Trockel. École des Beaux-Arts de Metz.
Présentation of the éditions of John Armleder, Marc-Camille Chaimowicz, Claude Closky, Alex Hanimann, Stephan Landry, Claude Lévêque, Christian Lindow, Olivier Mosset, Jean-Michel Othoniel, Giuseppe Penone, Marie Sacconi, Sigurdur A. Sigurdsson, Emmett Williams. Bibliothèque de la Part-Dieu, Lyon.
Presentation of the editions of Ian Anüll, John Armleder, Françoise Bridel, Stéphane Brunner, Marc Camille Chaimowicz, Philippe Favier, Andreas Hofer, Stephan Landry, Christian Lindow, Jean-Michel Othoniel, Anne Pesce, Laurence Pittet, Marie Sacconi, Roman Signer, Jean Stern, Emmett Williams.