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8 grafische Positionen

extended until Sat., 12.5.2018

Richard Dunn  | John Lethbridge   | John Nixon  |  Mike Parr   | Vivienne Shark-LeWitt   | Peter Tyndall   | Ken Unsworth  | Jenny Watson 

In 1988, Edition Block issued Aus Australien, a portfolio of prints consisting of forty sheets by eight Australian artists. The project resulted from curator René Block’s interest and involvement in the Australian art scene. As the German coordinator of the Biennale of Sydney in 1984 and 1986, Block was introduced to the local scene, which he later introduced to Berlin in the exhibition Fünf vom Fünften at the daad-Galerie in 1986. A portfolio of prints was already being contemplated at that time and it appeared two years later. In addition to the artists in the exhibition – Richard Dunn, John Lethbridge, Mike Parr, Peter Tyndall and Ken Unsworth – invitations were extended to John Nixon, Vivienne Shark-LeWitt and Jenny Watson. Each created a suite of five sheets in classic techniques of woodcut, etching, stone lithography and silkscreen, which were printed at the Viridian Press in Melbourne.


Upcoming exhibition:

Schreiben ist Zeigen. Textbilder und -objekte aus der Edition Block
Conception: Michael Glasmeier
25.05. – 14.07.2018
Opening: Thursday, 24.05.2018, 7pm – 9pm

With works by Joseph Beuys, Barbara Bloom, John Cage, KP Brehmer, Marcel Broodthaers, Henning Christiansen, Braco Dimitrijević, Robert Filliou, Richard Hamilton, Mona Hatum, Ilya Kabakov, Allan Kaprow, On Kawara, Arthur Köpcke, Jarosław Kozłowski, Olaf Metzel, Dan Perjovschi, Sigmar Polke, Dieter Roth, Sarkis, Endre Tot, Nasan Tur, Ben Vautier, Lawrence Weiner, Emmett Williams and many more.

„Skip It If You Can“. Reading by Schuldt: Monday, 28.5., 6pm

Opening hours during the 19. poesiefestival berlin (24.5. – 31.5.2018):
daily 11am – 6pm, except Sun | Sat 12am – 4pm


Graphic Design: Slawek Michalt. Programming: Richard Putz.
June 2014