Félix González-Torres at Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art, Las Vegas.-

Until December 31, 2022

“The Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art is proud to present “Untitled” (L.A.), an exhibition that focuses on a single artwork of the same name by the late Cuban-American artist Felix Gonzalez-Torres.

“Untitled” (L.A.) uses quotes from the artist, his critics, and his friends to highlight the generous ambiguity of this enigmatic ‘candy spill’ piece. How many different ways can we approach it? As a process of institutional gift-giving, as a subversive tweaking of the museum as an institution, as a response to the materiality of Minimalism, as an embodiment of ideas he absorbed from Walter Benjamin, as a memorial to his great love, Ross Laycock (1959 – 1991, a victim of the AIDS virus), or as all of these and more?”

Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art, Work Shop Gallery

4505 S. Maryland Pkwy.
Las Vegas , NV 89154

Félix González-Torres at CANY Blog

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