Les Statues Meurent Aussi

Milano - 06/10/2011 : 26/11/2011

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“When men die, they enter history. When statues die, they enter art. This botany of death is what we call culture.”

Nicholas Byrne (1979, Oldham, UK) lives and works in London

Selected solo exhibitions: 2011 Faces, Nora Schultz / Nicholas Byrne, dépendance, Brussels; 2010 A Catholic Episode, Vilma Gold, London; 2008 Divider, Studio Voltaire, London
Selected group exhibitions: 2011 Nobody Can Tell The Why Of It, 1857, Oslo; 2010 Newspeak: British Art Now, Saatchi Gallery, London; Owl Stretching Time, Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin; 2009 The Dark Monarch, Tate St Ives, St Ives; 2008 Past-Forward, 176, London; 2007 Seven Metals Seven Planets Seven Days of the Week, Vilma Gold, London; Tales Of Songs, Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Nicholas Byrne
Sailor, 2011
oil on linen
110 x 60 x 1 cm

Elias Hansen (1979, Washington DC) lives and works in Upstate New York.
Selected solo exhibitions: 2011 You know we’re nowhere near there, right?, Jonathan Viner Gallery, London; Next time, they’ll know it’s us, The Company, Los Angeles, CA; 2010 This is the Last Place I Could Hide, Maccarone, New York, NY; We Used To Get So High, Lawrimore Project, Seattle, WA; Predicting the Present, The Company, Los Angeles, CA; 2008 Kodiak (with Oscar Tuazon), Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
Selected group exhibitions: 2010 Dynasty, Palais De Tokyo, Paris; Shadow, The Company, Los Angeles, CA; 2009 Spite House, Lawrimore Project, Seattle, WA; 2008 Sack of Bones, Peres Projects, Los Angeles, CA
Elias Hansen
I haven't been back there since, 2011
glass, LED light, steel, stone, vynil, wood
30 x 27 cm

Marie Lund (1976, Copenhagen) lives and works in London.
Selected solo exhibitions: 2011 Two Ways to Fall, Proyectos Monclova, Mexico City; Turtles, Laura Bartlett Gallery, London. With Nina Beier: 2010 The Object Lessons, Mudam, Luxembourg; The Testimony, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St. Louis, MO; 2009 Permanent Collection, Croy Nielsen, Berlin; 2008 All The Best, David Roberts Art Foundation, London; 2007 Dance Like I Do, Århus Kunstbygning Center for Contemporary Art, Aarhus / Overgaden Institute of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen
Selected group exhibitions: 2011 Inauguration show, Croy Nielsen, Berlin; Paysages avec Objets Absents, Kunsthalle Freiburg, Freiburg; Under Destruction, The Swiss Institute, New York, NY; 2010 Best Laid Plans, Drawing Room, London; Under Destruction, Museum Tinguely, Basel; Performative Strategies, Kunsthaus Glarus, Glarus; 2009 Audio, Video, Disco, Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurich; Getting Even - Oppositions and Dialogues, Kunstverein Hannover, Hannover; Don’t Expect Anything, Francesca Minini, Milan; 2008 Nought To Sixty, ICA, London; Eurasia, MART, Rovereto; Laughing In A Foreign Language, Hayward Gallery, London; 2007 Actions & Interruptions, Tate Modern, London; The Difference Between Humans & Walls and The Division, Tate Britain, London
Marie Lund
The Very White Marbles, 2010
stone, wood
30 x 20 cm each approx.

Joëlle Tuerlinckx (1958, Brussels) lives and works in Brussels.
Selected solo exhibitions: 2013 Museu Serralves, Porto; Haus der Kunst, Munich; 2012 Wiels, Center for Contemporary Art, Brussels; 2011 Musee De La Memoire-®Propriete Universelle, Cransac; 2009 Crystal Times - Reflexiones sin sol / Proyecciones sin objetos, Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid; 2007 64 Expositions-Minute, MAMCO, Geneva; One printed page nr. 2: Joëlle Tuerlinckx, MoMA-editions, New York, NY; 2006 After architecture after, deSingel, Antwerp; Drawing Inventory, Drawing Center, New York, NY; 2005 Le visiteur parfait, Ausstellungshalle Münster, Münster; 2003 _stat.ic, the TENT, Rotterdam; 2002 In Real Time, South London Gallery, London; 2000 Audio And Visual Days - journal de jours, argos, Brussels; 1994 pas d'histoire pas d'histoire, Witte de With, Rotterdam; 1991 27 mai 1991, ...(la date du j sour), Espais d'Art Contemporain, Lausanne
Selected group exhibitions: 2011 The Fifth Column/Die Fünfte Saüle, Secession, Vienna; UnExibit, Generali Foundation, Vienna; 2010; La chambre de l’éloge: Marcel Broodthaers und heute, Kunstverein und Kunsthalle Düsseldorf, Dusseldorf; 2 ½ Dimensional: Film Featuring Architecture, deSingel, Antwerp; 2009 The State of Things, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels / National Art Museum of China, Bejing; UN-SCR-1325, The Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY; 2006 The Secret Theory Of Drawing, The Drawing Room, London; 2005 Kunstlicht, Museum of Contemporary Art, Karlsruhe; 2003 Once Upon a Time… A look at art in Belgium in the Nineties, MuHKA, Antwerp; 2002 Sculpture/Triple Base, Henry Moore Foundation, Leeds; 2000 Manifesta 3, Ljubljana; 1997 Lost in Space, Kunstmuseum, Lucerne; 1996 Inside the Visible, ICA, Boston / Whitechapel Art Gallery, London / National Museum of Woman Art, Washington, MA / The Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth; 1987 Une architecture qui s'expose, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris