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Exposition d'art : What You See Is What You Get

Exposition d'art : What You See Is What You Get

What You See Is What You Get

Richard Deacon

Jeudi, 23 Mars, 2017 - Lundi, 4 Septembre, 2017

Richard Deacon: What You See Is What You Get is the renowned British artist's first major museum exhibition in the United States. Winner of the Turner Prize in 1987 and the subject of a survey at Tate Britain in 2014, Deacon has been exhibited frequently internationally and remains a pioneering figure in the field of contemporary sculpture. A self proclaimed "fabricator"—a maker of things and of meaning, neither carved nor cast—Deacon sidesteps the issue of technique by never focusing on any one material, challenging the viewers' expectations with unusual combinations. While the titles of his work can appear literal, they often invoke a range of metaphors, as well as mythological and literary allusions. The full range of the artist’s oeuvre includes free-standing sculptures and wall-mounted works, to glazed ceramics and works on paper.

location
San Jose Museum of Art
1450 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102
United States