Mika Rottenberg’s self-
International Archives 2nd half of 2017
Exhibition December 07, 2017 -
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Her work often focuses on elucidating the mechanics of late-
The exhibition occupies all galleries comprising the historic building of the museum and features the U.S. debut of several works, including a new variant of the artist’s recent commission for Skulptur Projekte Münster (2017) titled Cosmic Generator (loaded #2). In a parallel gallery, NoNoseKnows (AP) (2015), punctuates the space with a video and sculptural installation that combines fact and fiction, documenting a group of Chinese laborers who harvest pearls from oysters in Zhuji, China, empty high rises near Shanghai, and a fictional set built in the artist's studio in New York. The work first debuted at the 56th Venice Biennale (2015).
Mika Rottenberg is organized by Leilani Lynch, Assistant Curator, The Bass.
Mika Rottenberg, Cosmic Generator, 2017. Video and sculptural installation, dimensions variable, 26:37 minutes; 6 variants, 1AP. © Mika Rottenberg. Courtesy of Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York and Galerie Laurent Godin, Paris. This work was commissioned by Skulptur Projekte Münster and was produced with generous support from Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Outset and Polyeco.