Curator: Josée Bélisle

Montréal artist David Altmejd, who enjoys an enviable reputation in Europe, is presenting Flux at the Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris until this coming February 1. The exhibition, Altmejd’s first French retrospective, has been acclaimed in Europe. In Montréal, all periods in his career will be represented, and the artist will produce some site-specific pieces.

Exhibition conceived and organized by Paris Musées / Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris and the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal.
With the support of: The Brant Foundation Art Study Center and Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York.

Presentations:
Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris: October 10, 2014 to February 1, 2015
MUDAM Luxembourg: March 7 to March 31, 2015
Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal: June 20 to September 13, 2015

DAVID ALTMEJD, THE FLUX AND THE PUDDLE, 2014 Plexiglas, quartz, polystyrene, polyurethane foam, epoxy clay, epoxy gel, resin, synthetic hair, clothing, leather shoes, thread, mirror, plaster, acrylic paint, latex paint, metal wire, glass eyes, sequin, ceramic, synthetic flowers, synthetic branches, glue, gold, domestic goose feathers (Anser anser domesticus), steel, coconuts, resin, burlap, lighting system including fluorescent lights, felt pen, wood, coffee grounds 129 x 252 x 281 inches  Photo: James Ewing Image courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York © David Altmejd
DAVID ALTMEJD, THE FLUX AND THE PUDDLE, 2014
Plexiglas, quartz, polystyrene, polyurethane foam, epoxy clay, epoxy gel, resin, synthetic hair, clothing, leather shoes, thread, mirror, plaster, acrylic paint, latex paint, metal wire, glass eyes, sequin, ceramic, synthetic flowers, synthetic branches, glue, gold, domestic goose feathers (Anser anser domesticus), steel, coconuts, resin, burlap, lighting system including fluorescent lights, felt pen, wood, coffee grounds
129 x 252 x 281 inches
Photo: James Ewing
Image courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
© David Altmejd
DAVID ALTMEJD, THE UNIVERSITY 1, 2004 Mirrors, wood Courtesy The Brant Foundation Art Study Center, Greenwich, CT
DAVID ALTMEJD, THE UNIVERSITY 1, 2004
Mirrors, wood
Courtesy The Brant Foundation Art Study Center, Greenwich, CT
DAVID ALTMEJD, LE SPECTRE ET LA MAIN (DETAIL), 2012 Plexiglas, coconut shells, epoxy clay, thread, resin, metal wire, horse hair, acrylic paint, glue, Sharpie pen, thread spools Overall dimensions: 124 1/4 x 269 x 98 inches (315.6 x 683.3 x 248.9 cm) 109 1/4 x 261 x 90 inches (277.5 x 662.9 x 228.6 cm) Plinth: 15 x 269 x 98 inches (38.1 x 683.3 x 248.9 cm) Photo: Guy L’Heureux
DAVID ALTMEJD, LE SPECTRE ET LA MAIN (DETAIL), 2012
Plexiglas, coconut shells, epoxy clay, thread, resin, metal wire, horse hair, acrylic paint, glue, Sharpie pen, thread spools
Overall dimensions: 124 1/4 x 269 x 98 inches (315.6 x 683.3 x 248.9 cm)
109 1/4 x 261 x 90 inches (277.5 x 662.9 x 228.6 cm)
Plinth: 15 x 269 x 98 inches (38.1 x 683.3 x 248.9 cm)
Photo: Guy L’Heureux
DAVID ALTMEJD, LE SPECTRE ET LA MAIN, 2012 Plexiglas, coconut shells, epoxy clay, thread, resin, metal wire, horse hair, acrylic paint, glue, Sharpie pen, thread spools Overall dimensions: 124 1/4 x 269 x 98 inches (315.6 x 683.3 x 248.9 cm) 109 1/4 x 261 x 90 inches (277.5 x 662.9 x 228.6 cm) Plinth: 15 x 269 x 98 inches (38.1 x 683.3 x 248.9 cm) Photo: Guy L’Heureux
DAVID ALTMEJD, LE SPECTRE ET LA MAIN, 2012
Plexiglas, coconut shells, epoxy clay, thread, resin, metal wire, horse hair, acrylic paint, glue, Sharpie pen, thread spools
Overall dimensions: 124 1/4 x 269 x 98 inches (315.6 x 683.3 x 248.9 cm)
109 1/4 x 261 x 90 inches (277.5 x 662.9 x 228.6 cm)
Plinth: 15 x 269 x 98 inches (38.1 x 683.3 x 248.9 cm)
Photo: Guy L’Heureux
DAVID ALTMEJD, THE FLUX AND THE PUDDLE (DETAIL), 2014 Photo: James Ewing Image courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
DAVID ALTMEJD, THE FLUX AND THE PUDDLE (DETAIL), 2014
Photo: James Ewing
Image courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
DAVID ALTMEJD, THE FLUX AND THE PUDDLE (DETAIL), 2014 Photo: James Ewing Image courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
DAVID ALTMEJD, THE FLUX AND THE PUDDLE (DETAIL), 2014
Photo: James Ewing
Image courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
DAVID ALTMEJD, SARAH ALTMEJD, 2003. Plaster, acrylic paint, polystyrene, synthetic hair, metal wire, chain, jewelry, glitter 16 x 7 x 7 inches (40.6 x 17.8 x 17.8 cm) Photo: Lance Brewer Courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery New York
DAVID ALTMEJD, SARAH ALTMEJD, 2003.
Plaster, acrylic paint, polystyrene, synthetic hair, metal wire, chain, jewelry, glitter
16 x 7 x 7 inches (40.6 x 17.8 x 17.8 cm)
Photo: Lance Brewer
Courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery New York
DAVID ALTMEJD, THE FLUX AND THE PUDDLE (DETAIL), 2014 Photo: James Ewing Image courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
DAVID ALTMEJD, THE FLUX AND THE PUDDLE (DETAIL), 2014
Photo: James Ewing
Image courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York

DAVID ALTMEJD, UNTITLED 9 (WATCHERS), 2014. Steel, plaster, burlap, polystyrene, expandable foam 219.7 x 134.6 x 134.6 cm Photo: Lance Brewer Courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
DAVID ALTMEJD, UNTITLED 9 (WATCHERS), 2014.
Steel, plaster, burlap, polystyrene, expandable foam
219.7 x 134.6 x 134.6 cm
Photo: Lance Brewer
Courtesy Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris
June 20 2015 to September 13, 2015

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