Fosun Art Foundation presents the first major exhibition of works by A.R. Penck in Asia. Featuring a large selection of paintings, bronze sculptures, Standart-Modells, studies, and works on paper, the exhibition will explore A.R. Penck’s symbolic systems and how they are closely related to the common historical context of human existence. Accompanying “Will Sign Become Reality?” is a full-color catalogue featuring essays by Dr. Pamela Kort, Dr. Shen Qi Lan, and a text by A.R. Penck.
Beaux-Arts de Paris presents twelve brick sculptures by Per Kirkeby at the Palais des études courtyard. Kirkeby created his first brick sculptures in the 1960s and has continued to work in this medium ever since. Made of 30,000 bricks, the exhibition includes eight new sculptures as well as earlier works from the 1960s and 1990s. A publication with texts by Penelope Curtis, Jill Silverman van Coenegrachts, Didier Semin and Thierry Leviez will accompany the exhibition.
Fondation Beyler presents 170 works of art and historical objects from the foundation’s permanent collection as well as from a host of private collections, artists, and their estates. The exhibition, curated by Sam Keller and Ulf Küster, includes a room of four major paintings by Peter Doig.
Deichtorhallen Hamburg presents an extensive survey of works by Peter Saul at the Falckenberg Collection. The exhibition travelled from Schirn Kunsthalle in Frankfurt and consistis of over sixty works from the 1950s to the 2000s. It is accompanied by a catalouge which features a text by Martina Weinhart and Richard Shiff.
"Aaron Curry: Grove" presents three aluminum sculptures originally commissioned for the solo exhibition Melt to Earth, which was installed in the plaza of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York in 2013. The sculptures will be exhibited on the front lawn of deCordova Sculpture Park until July 2019.