the national museum of modern art, tokyo, japan
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Furniture: Improvement for good
Design | The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan | Friday 3 March 2017 - Sunday 7 May 2017
Without ample cushions and pompous upholstering, Club Chair B3 or Wassily chair renovated the traditional ponderous image of chairs. It was first shown in 1925 by Marcel Breuer (1902–1981) at the tender age of twenty-three. The designer was after the war to be known also as the architect of the UNESCO headquarters in Paris and the former Whitney Museum of American Art (now the Met Breuer, an annex to the Metropolitan Museum of Art).
annet gelink gallery, amsterdam, netherlands
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Sarah van Sonsbeeck
Installation | Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands | Saturday 4 March 2017 - Saturday 22 April 2017
Sarah van Sonsbeeck (1976) studied architecture at TUDelft (MA) and art at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie (BA). In 2008, 2009 she had a residency at the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunste, Amsterdam. Her work was amongst others on show at De Nederlandsche Bank, Amsterdam (2013), Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam (2013), Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven (2012), Museum De Paviljoens, Almere (2009), Musem Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach (2011), the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (2009).
crocker art museum, sacramento, united-states
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Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose
Book | Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, United-States | Sunday 11 June 2017 - Sunday 17 September 2017
"Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose" marks the tenth anniversary of the popular art magazine, Hi-Fructose. Highlighted, are fifty-one who are among the most remarkable contemporary artists featured between its pages.