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René Bauermeister, Animation lumineuse (Luminous Animation), 1966-1968
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René Bauermeister

Animation lumineuse (Luminous Animation), 1966-1968
Animation lumineuse is one in a set of six sculptures made by Bauermeister between 1966 and 1968 which he donated to the Museum in 1976,…
Jean Otth, Limite E (Limit E), 1973
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Jean Otth

Limite E (Limit E), 1973
Jean Otth made his first video works in 1971 and showed them the following year at Galerie Impact in Lausanne (Action Film Vidéo) and at…
Anish Kapoor, Untitled, 2002
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Anish Kapoor

Untitled, 2002
Born in India to a cosmopolitan family, with an atheist father from a Hindu background and an Iraqi Jewish mother, Anish Kapoor initially planned to…
Marcel Broodthaers , Tour de Babel (Tower of Babel), 1966
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Marcel Broodthaers

Tour de Babel (Tower of Babel), 1966
Marcel Broodthaers’s career was as prolific as it was brief, giving rise to books, films, photographs, sculptures, objects, drawings and installations, among others. His career…
Giuseppe Penone, Svolgere la propria pelle (Pressione su carta)<br>(Developing your own Skin [Pressure on Paper]), 1974
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Giuseppe Penone

Svolgere la propria pelle (Pressione su carta)
(Developing your own Skin [Pressure on Paper]), 1974
In the early 1970s, Giuseppe Penone, the youngest member of Arte povera, then just twenty-five, developed a series of works that literally involved him lying…
Thomas Huber, Studio II, 1991
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Thomas Huber

Studio II, 1991
Thomas Huber studied at the Basel Kunstgewerbeschule, the Royal College of Art in London and the Düsseldorf Staatliche Kunstakademie He now lives and works in…
Geneviève Claisse, Soleil des eaux (Sun of waters), 1965
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Geneviève Claisse

Soleil des eaux (Sun of waters), 1965
Geneviève Claisse’s first steps in art in the latter half of the 1950s took her into geometric abstraction, exploring its most elementary possibilities over the…
Stephan Balkenhol , Phoque I et II (Seal I and II), 1989
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Stephan Balkenhol

Phoque I et II (Seal I and II), 1989
After visiting documenta 5 in 1972 while in his teens, Stephan Balkenhol decided to become a sculptor. He then studied at Hamburg Hochschule für Bildende…
Bruce Nauman, Partial Truth, 1997
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Bruce Nauman

Partial Truth, 1997
One of Bruce Nauman’s best-known early works is a neon spiral incorporating the words The True Artist Helps the World by Revealing Mystic Truths (1967),…
William Kentridge, Lexicon, Paragraph I, 2017
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William Kentridge

Lexicon, Paragraph I, 2017
William Kentridge grew up in a South Africa marked by the apartheid regime (1948–91). Having studied theatre as well as the fine arts, but also…
Maria Helena Viera da Silva, La ville suspendue (Hanging City), 1952
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Maria Helena Viera da Silva

La ville suspendue (Hanging City), 1952
Maria Helena Vieira da Silva was a member of the Second Paris School, a loose group of post-war artists whose best-known members include Jean Bazaine,…

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