PABLO BRONSTEIN  Pair of Silver Sugar Casters, 2013

On the occasion of Pablo Bronstein’s exhibition A is Building, B is Architecture, the Centre d’Art Contemporain is delighted to present two new limited editions by the artist. Through drawing, sculpture, video and performance, Pablo Bronstein is interested in the links between classical architecture and contemporary urbanism, between settings and decors, between art and dance. His work often combines references to history of architecture- from the Roman antiquity and the Baroque to Neo-classicism and Post-modernism, as well as hints to history of art – from the Renaissance to the Modern period.

With this edition, Pablo Bronstein pursue his interest for silverware – from which he is an occasional collector – with an etching representing a pair of sugar casters. This is an exceptional opportunity to collect a work by an artist whose work is included in major public and private collections worldwide, including Tate Collection, London; Collection Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus und Kunstbau, Munich; Graphische Sammlung / Collection of Prints and Drawings at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich and Metropolitan Museum of Art; New York.

Pablo Bronstein (Buenos Aires, 1977) lives and works in London. Solo shows include Institute of Contemporary Art, London (2011), Sculpture Court, Tate Britain, London (2010) The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (2009), Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus und Kunstbau, Munich (2007).

Pablo Bronstein has also participated in part in numerous collective exhibitions such as “Tate Live: Performance Room” at Tate Modern, London (2012), “MOVE: Choreographing You” Hayward Gallery, London, Haus der Kunst, Munich and K20, Dusseldorf (2010-2011), “The Garden of Forking Paths” at Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich. Pablo Bronstein has participated in Manifesta 8 (2010-2011), Performa 07, The Second Biennial of Visual Arts, New York (2007) and at the Tate Triennale, Tate Britain, London (2006). His books “Postmodern Architecture in London” (2007) “Ornamental Designs” (2008) and Gilded Keyholes (2013) have been published by Walther König Books.

Description

Due to the handmade nature of the artwork, each edition bears slight irregularities demonstrative of the hand of the artist.


Format

Etching on watercolour paper.

Dimensions

58 x 38 cm

Edition of 15, signed and numbered. Handcoloured by the artist.

Price

Price: CHF 1800 without frame
Frame: CHF 230

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