“They’re the last people who fight for the public space.” Artist Thomas Hirschhorn pulls out a photo from the treasury of his phone and reveals how sharing a public area with a group of alcoholics inadvertently changed one of his projects.
“It reminds me of this very fragile contact you...
Swiss artist Thomas Hirschhorn juxtaposes pixelated images from the media. His works are not about technology, says the artist: “I try to give form to what I can’t accept: that someone else can decide for me what I should do, see or think.”
Hirschhorn is not interested in the technology...
Flamme Éternelle at the Palais de Tokyo, Paris. For 52 days artist Thomas Hirschhorn will live in the exhibition he has created, inviting 200 French writers, poets and philosophers to share their work with the public.
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This film is one of Tate's 'Global Studios'...
In this short film Ben Lewis grapples with the meanings behind the Pavilion created by the controversial Swiss artist, Thomas Hirschhorn.
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