Thomas Hirschhorn

born 1957

Thomas Hirschhorn, ‘Drift Topography’ 2003
Drift Topography 2003
© Thomas Hirshhorn, courtesy Barbara Gladstone Gallery, NY
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Biography

Thomas Hirschhorn (born 16 May 1957 in Bern) is a Swiss artist. He lives and works in Paris.

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Thomas Hirschhorn, 'Flamme Éternelle'

For 52 days artist Thomas Hirschhorn lived in the exhibition he created at the Palais de Tokyo, Paris and invited ...

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Venice Biennale 2011: Thomas Hirschhorn at the Swiss Pavilion

Art critic Ben Lewis grapples with the meanings behind Thomas Hirschhorn's installation

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Violence and Representation conference – Part 8: Julian Stallabrass

Violence and Representation, past symposium at Tate Modern, 2010. Video coverage of Julian Stallabrass: The Array of Representations of Violence.
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Meet the Artist Thomas Hirschhorn

Thomas Hirschhorn on what it means to be an artist, and why art is a tool to confront the times ...

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Thomas Hirschhorn: Artist’s Talk

Thomas Hirschhorn is best known for his constructions of foil, plastic, cardboard and packing tape that appear both in art ...

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