Willem de Rooij & Philippe Pirotte

MMK Talks
Willem de Rooij & Philippe Pirotte
Mittwoch, 7. Dezember 2016, 19 Uhr, MMK 2
On the occasion of the current exhibition 'Willem de Rooij. Entitled', the rector of the Städelschule and director of Portikus Philippe Pirotte and Willem de Rooij will talk about the artist's work and exhibition at MMK 2. Additionally, the accompanying catalogue – containing three volumes – will be presented. 

Willem de Rooij, *1969 in Beverwijk, Netherlands is one of the most influential artists of his generation. He studied at Gerrit Rietveld Academie and the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam. Since 2006 the artist has been professor of fine arts at the Städelschule.

Philippe Pirotte, *1972 in Antwerp, Belgium is an art historian and curator. He is the rector of Städelschule and director of the Portikus in Frankfurt am Main. He is a freelance Senior Curator at UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive. Pirotte was the curator of the 2016 La Biennale de Montréal: Le Grand Balcon.

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Der Vortrag findet in englischer Sprache statt.