Small, Medium, Large at Donjon de Vez, France

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Small, Medium, Large at Donjon de Vez, France
11th September – 30th October 2011

The Donjon de Vez, a private registered historic monument, will welcome for the first time in France an exhibition of 30 international artists to it’s magnificent grounds.

Turk has created L’age d’Or especially for the exhibition.  A huge bronze sculpture of a door slightly ajar.

This project has been initiated by Francis Briest, auctioneer and president of Artcurial Briest-Poulain-F. Tajan auction house and leader in his area of expertise in Modern and Contemporary Art.  Susanne van Hagen, writer, curator and consultant to famous institutions such as the Palais de Tokyo has selected the sculptures of this exhibition.

The environment and the medieval architecture will be used in the scenography; the works, mostly monumental and outdoors will fill the park, the garden of landscape architect Pascal Cribier, as well as the XIVth century chapel.

Contributing Artists:
Stefan Balkenhol, Sebastian Brajkovic, Olaf Breuning, Robert combas, Michael Craig-Martin, Jim Dine, Daniel Firman, Patrick Fleury, Laurent Grasso, Jeppe Hein, Carsten Holler, Kcho, François-Xavier Lalanne, Fernand Léger, Thomas Lerooy, Los Carpinteros,  Tony Matelli,  François Morellet,  Hans Op de Beeck, Julian Opie,  Yazid Oulab,  Arne Quinze,  Pablo Reinoso, Gavin Turk, Joana Vasconcelos, Bernar Venet.

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