Beuys


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Beuys

 (boiz, bois), Joseph 1921-1986.
German artist noted for his highly politicized sculpture, drawings, and performance art.

Beuys

(German bɔis)
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(Biography) Joseph (ˈjoːzɛf). 1921–86, German artist, a celebrated figure of the avant-garde, noted esp for his sculptures made of felt and animal fat
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German artist Joseph Beuys (1921-1986) belongs to this generation.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 27 October 2017: A 2017 documentary on German performance artist and sculptor Joseph Beuys, titled "Beuys", will be screening at Zawya Cinema as part of their "Panorama of European Film" event from November 8-18.
It is in this context that one looks at the German artist Joseph Beuys (1921-86), who achieved an iconic status in 20th century art (2-4).
Covering Beuys output in every medium, from 1945 to 1985, Borer looks at the artistAEs technique and creations as well as his radical, heavily political philosophy of art.
Curador atipico, narrador visceral, visionario, viajero, rebelde, incansable descubridor de talentos y piedra angular de creadores claves del arte del siglo XX como Morandi, Richard Serra, Cy IWombly, Josep Beuys o movimiento claves como el Arte Povera, son ejemplos de su actitud abierta y explosiva con las corrientes mas criticas y radicales del siglo XX.
All of this documentation seemed to be condensed into a very specific media bubble by a single second of the WDR Hier und heute segment of the show: There, among the bubbleblowers, one could spy Joseph Beuys raising a little plastic wand, another zero, to add his breath to the evanescent orbs of soap wafting from the crowd.
Hasta el 5 de octubre el MAC del Parque Forestal presenta mas de noventa piezas y el registro de provocadoras performances de Joseph Beuys, uno de los artistas mas influyentes y transgresores del siglo XX.
As Antliff argues, Joseph Beuys continues to be a 'polarizing figure' both within and beyond the art world.
As obras de Beuys estavam sempre inconclusas e poderiam ser levadas a outros espacos geograficos, possuindo novas propostas, mas a partir de um mesmo conceito de transformacao continua, sempre aberta ao coletivo.
Refiguring the Spiritual: Beuys, Barney, Turrell, Goldsworthy
His first work using 3M abrasives products, 'Sandpaper Suit' was inspired by the work of artist Joseph Beuys who produced his iconic 'Felt Suit' in 1970.