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Jackson Pollock and His Work, Hans Namuth
Murakami Saburo performing At "One Moment Opening Six Holes" at the first Gutai…
MariaLuisa Tadei, 'Equilibri'
MariaLuisa Tadei, Wings of Love
Gutai: Splendid Playground - The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Marcel Duchamp: Mile of String (1942) In 1942, Andre Breton organised a retrospective exhibition of Surrealist art in New York: First Papers of Surrealism. For the vernissage Marcel Duchamp created this installation - a gigantic web - called the Mile of String. He and Breton furthermore arranged for a number of children to ball in the room thereby making it very difficult for the guests to see the paintings.
The Lovers, 1928 Mgritte The shrouds around the lovers’ faces in this iconic painting recur frequently in René Magritte’s art, and they may have a personal derivation: when he was only a teenager his mother drowned, her nightgown covering her face. Whether the painting is meant to symbolise true love, frustrated love or the unknowability of love, Magritte isn’t talking – to the end of his career, he insisted that his surrealist compositions had no strict meaning at all. (The Art…