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Analia Saban

Analia Saban Draped Marble (St. Laurant, Bianco di Carrara) 2015

Analia Saban, ‘Draped Marble (St. Laurant, Bianco di Carrara)’ (2015)

Hans Haacke

Hans Haacke, Untitled #1, 2005
Hans Haacke, untitled #1 (2005)

Chris Burden


‘Beam Drop’ (2008) by Chris Burden.

Wineke Gartz




‘Hot Freaks’ (2012) by Wineke Gartz. Exhibition view at Nest, The Hague (NL).

Alessandra Sanguinetti

Alessandra Sanguinetti, ‘Ray of light’ (2005) from the series ‘The life that came’. C-print

Chris Burden

Chris Burden talking about his museum installation ‘Samson’ (1985), with added VHS-eighties-please-adjust-your-television effects.

A museum installation consisting of a 100-ton jack connected to a gear box and a turnstile. The 100-ton jack pushes two large timbers against the bearing walls of the museum. Each visitor to the museum must pass through the turnstile in order to see the exhibition. Each input on the turnstile ever so slightly expands the jack, and ultimately if enough people visit the exhibition, SAMSON could theoretically destroy the building.

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