Vorname
Jimmie
Nachname
Durham

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— CV & Portfolio
— Ausstellungen
Shows
MOEBEL UND, 2018
REVUE 25, 2015
books + papers, 2015
RICARDO BREY / JIMMIE DURHAM looking at my own work (and his), 2012
THOMAS KILPPER / JIMMIE DURHAM curated by_ Marius Babias, 2012
SCHARFES AUGE, 2006
JIMMIE DURHAM Glass, 2006 (S)
Jimmie Durham. Stones at Home, 2000 (S)
5 Positionen mit Werken von JIMMIE DURHAM, DAVID HAMMONS, JANNIS KOUNELLIS, MATTHEW McCASLIN und LOIS WEINBERGER, 1999

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— Text
Text über den Künstler
Jimmie Durham insists that we take nothing for granted. Language, objects, institutions – the base elements that constitute „the way things are“ – are all held up to scrutiny, only to show us that things are also always some other way, too. With disarming humor but utter penetrative seriousness, he proffers (to paraphrase the artist) „interruptions to authoritative history,“ the effect of which is to put everything into question, even the ground on which we stand. Where and what is Western art? And is „postcolonial“ too glib a term to describe our present condition?
Michael Archer, Artforum 2009

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