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Pierre Vadi 1 group show
 

Group show

2006

The Missing Evidence

Exhibition from May 26 to September 17, 2006
Opening on Thursday May 25 (Ascension Day), from 6 pm
View of the exhibition <em>The Missing Evidence</em>, Centre d'édition contemporaine, Genève, 2006. Photo: © Sandra Pointet

View of the exhibition The Missing Evidence

John M Armleder, Marcel Broodthaers, François Curlet, Trisha Donnelly and Pierre Vadi

« Fiction can help to fin both the truth and what if hides. »
Marcel Broodthaers

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…)


Group show

The Missing Evidence
( 2006 )