His impressive modern holdings include many works that have appeared in landmark exhibitions, from the seminal 'Der Blaue Reiter' show in Munich in 1911 to Joseph Beuys
' 1972 intervention at Documenta 5 in Kassel.
The first permit is for the Pierre Punted, which will build a hydroelectric plant with a capacity of 15 megawatts on the Micro Rio in the town of Mueller de los Beuys
, on the Caribbean coast.
WILLOUGHBY SHARP was in town recently, where he learned that the Ringling Museum had hosted a Joseph Beuys
exhibition in 1999.
The students worked with artist Cath Keay to examine the work of influential German artist Joseph Beuys
(1921 - 1986) who believed that art had the power to shape a better society.
Entitled Draw, Conversations Around the Legacy of Drawing, the exhibition features seven great modern artists: Picasso, Matisse, Marcel Duchamp, Francis Bacon, Jackson Pollock, Andy Warhol and Joseph Beuys
' and seven modern British artists: Chantal Joffe, Chris Ofili, Ceal Floyer, Damien Hirst, DJ Simpson, Gavin Turk and David Musgrave.
Loaded metaphors abounded, summoning allusions to visual artists Joseph Beuys
and Joseph Cornell--fanned-open books lined a wall, a raven stalked the stage, dozens of shoes carpeted the floor, shards of glass jutted upward from a tabletop.
Chapters specifically focus upon the works of Francois Morellet, Bernar Venet, Beuys
and Warhol, Marina Abramovic, and many more.
That's why this firm--with their conceptual art approach (in their youth they paraded artworks in the Basel carnival in Joseph Beuys
felt suits)--are now beginning to rival HOK as expert stadium designers, while continuing to be the major international curators' architect of choice.
VITRINES, Actions, Environments - a show by Joseph Beuys
, starts at Tate Modern from February 4.
Each gallery is devoted to work by a single artist, including Bernd and Hilla Becher, Joseph Beuys
, Louise Bourgeois and Richard Serra.