Dvir Gallery is happy to announce that the solo exhibition of Thomas Hirschhorn, The Purple Line, is going to open on October 20, 2021 in MAXXI. The exhibition is on display until March 6, 2022. Curated by Hou Hanru, Luigia Lonardelli
“The world needs to be depixelated”, Thomas Hirschhorn.
This is one of Thomas Hirschhorn’s phrases to describe the «Pixel-Collage», an impressive cycle of works created between 2015 and 2017. For the first time, they are grouped, following a layout designed by the artist, on a very long purple wall – The Purple Line – that runs through gallery 3. A project that seeks to show the invisible renegotiates the exhibition context and stimulates the viewer to remain vigilant and aware…
Dvir Gallery is delighted to share that Douglas Gordon’s new solo show, ‘…and his friends’, opens on October 18, 2021 in the Albion Barn.
“Gordon utilises a multimedia approach to mark-making; employing printing, painting, burning and transfer; occassionaly the kitchen sink. His ability to pull from all materials goes beyond the physical properties or reference of his ‘tresearch’, as no iconography, cultural moment, or historical artefact is left unexploited. Gordon makes things by destroying things; he is just as unafraid to break down his idols as he is to worship them […]”
The exhibition is open until February 28, 2021.