Rut Blees Luxemburg — Black Sunrise
Rut Blees Luxemburg
Past: November 16, 2010 → January 15, 2011
Rut Blees Luxemburg’s work shows the public spaces of the city, where the ambitions and unexpected sensual elaborations of the ‘modern project’ are revealed. In her work she brings to light the overlooked, the dismissed and the unforeseen and creates immersive and vertiginous compositions. Her photographic projects have been located in London, Paris, Dakar and New York.
Rut Blees Luxemburg’s photographs have been exhibited internationally recently at the Pompidou Centre, Paris, the Royal Academy, London and LaBoral, Spain. Many public collections such as the Tate Modern, Victoria & Albert Museum and CNAP have works of the artist.
Rut Blees Luxemburg monograph Commonsensual is published by Black Dog Publishing, London and is a comprehensive survey of the artists work, including her collaborative projects such as the opera Liebeslied/My Suicides and her public art installations Caliban Towers and Piccadilly’s Peccadilloes. Her collaborative forays into music and urban culture have led to celebrated album covers such as The Streets ‘Original Pirate Material’.
Rut Blees Luxemburg will be showing Black Sunrise, her latest work from New York at Galerie Dominique Fiat in Paris from November 16th 2010 to January 15th 2011.
Opening Saturday, November 20, 2010 6 PM → 9 PM