Neue Welt

Neue Welt (New World) documents a group show which investigates the political and, most importantly, the social restructuring of recent years. Going beyond one-dimensional statements, the texts discuss the redefinition of public space, the position of the individual in a society obsessed with spectacle, and the effects of a globalized economy. The catalogue documents works by Haluk Akakçe, Pawel Althamer, Kai Althoff, Michael Elmgreen/Ingar Dragset, Paul Graham, Rodney Graham, Fabrice Gygi, Nikolaus Hirsch, Laura Horelli, Runa Islam, Mike Kelley, Anna Klamroth, Ken Lum, Kenny MacLeod, Seamus Nicolson, Henrik Olesen, Philippe Parreno, Stephen Prina, Gerhard Richter, Jeroen de Rijke/Willem de Rooij, Roth/Stauffenberg, Anri Sala, Anne Tallentire, Wolfgang Tillmans, Barbara Visser, et al.

Text: Schafhausen Nicolaus. Publisher: Lukas & Sternberg Inc., New York, 2001.

ISBN: 9780967180229 | 0967180228
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Neue Welt (New World) documents a group show which investigates the political and, most importantly, the social restructuring of recent years. Going beyond one-dimensional statements, the texts discuss the redefinition of public space, the position of the individual in a society obsessed with spectacle, and the effects of a globalized economy. The catalogue documents works by Haluk Akakçe, Pawel Althamer, Kai Althoff, Michael Elmgreen/Ingar Dragset, Paul Graham, Rodney Graham, Fabrice Gygi, Nikolaus Hirsch, Laura Horelli, Runa Islam, Mike Kelley, Anna Klamroth, Ken Lum, Kenny MacLeod, Seamus Nicolson, Henrik Olesen, Philippe Parreno, Stephen Prina, Gerhard Richter, Jeroen de Rijke/Willem de Rooij, Roth/Stauffenberg, Anri Sala, Anne Tallentire, Wolfgang Tillmans, Barbara Visser, et al.