The Singing Posters: Allen Ginsberg's Howl by Allen Ruppersberg (Part 1 & 2), 2003 (detail) printed posters Dimensions variable Courtesy the artist and Greene Naftali, New York

Allen Ruppersberg: Intellectual Property 1968–2018 Allen Ruppersberg

Date et heure du vernissage
Samedi 17 mars, 2018, 11:00

Walker Art Center
725 Vineland Place
Minneapolis, MN 55403

This major retrospective presents the work of Allen Ruppersberg (US, b. 1944), the artist’s first comprehensive US survey in more than 30 years. One of the most rigorous and inventive practitioners to emerge from the Conceptual art movement in the late 1960s, Ruppersberg has explored a wide range of media and approaches, rooted in language, images, and ideas filtered through the lens of mass culture. His projects consistently focus on the American vernacular—its books, music, popular images, and everyday ephemera—uncovering the visual details and unsung conventions that encourage a rediscovery of the past. Often participatory, Ruppersberg’s works invite a layered experience for the viewer through words and accumulated elements.