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Lucy McKenzie – Prime Suspect

Exhibition series "Spot On"

Books from the Brandhorst Collection

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30 Minutes – One Work: Lucy McKenzie

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Cy Twombly

Guided tour

The dark side of Pop Art

Guided tour

30 Minutes – One Work: The Brandhorst Collection

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The Brandhorst Collection – Lawler, Twombly, Warhol

Wolfgang Tillmans

Buchholz & Buchholz Installation

  • Year1993
  • Material60 parts; c-print, photocopy on paper
  • Dimensions260 x 330 x 340 cm
  • Year of acquisition2017
  • Inventory numberUAB 1224 1I60-60I60
  • On viewGround floor

More about the artwork

This installation by Wolfgang Tillmans is a detailed reconstruction of his first solo exhibition in 1993, in the gallery Buchholz & Buchholz. Here, Tillmans first tested a mode of presentation in which photographs, photocopies, and reproductions of magazine pages are displayed non-hierarchically and spread across the entirety of the exhibition space. In the best sense, this installation acts as a portrait of its time. Created in the years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the photographs show friends of the artist, techno DJs and musicians, and ravers in sweat-drenched T-shirts, their pupils dilated from ecstasy. It was the era of the first Love Parades and the first major Gay Pride events in both Germany and England. In their affectionate gazes, the pictures convey the collective desire to break away from fossilized social structures and political dogmas while partying.

Further collection artworks

Cy Twombly Untitled (Rome), 1953/1989UAB 434
Cy Twombly Untitled (Rome), 1953/1989
Andy Warhol Ladies and Gentlemen, 1975UAB 538
Andy Warhol Ladies and Gentlemen, 1975
Keith Haring Untitled (Subway Drawing), 1983UAB 1120
Keith Haring Untitled (Subway Drawing), 1983
Cy Twombly Untitled (Lexington), 2002UAB 651
Cy Twombly Untitled (Lexington), 2002
Cy Twombly Untitled, 2003UAB 485
Cy Twombly Untitled, 2003
Andy Warhol Ladies and Gentlemen, 1975UAB 524
Andy Warhol Ladies and Gentlemen, 1975