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Kestner-Gesellschaft

Overview
Works: 1,632 works in 4,190 publications in 4 languages and 26,036 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Catalogs 
Roles: Editor, Organizer of meeting, Other, Publisher, isb, his, sht, Contributor, Curator
Classifications: N5070.H3, 779.092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kestner-Gesellschaft
Rebecca Horn : the glance of infinity by Rebecca Horn( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in German and English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebecca Horn is a multi-talented artist whose kinetic sculptures, films and installations have contributed to her unique international reputation. Her surreal installations and objects work as metaphors; often playfully erotic, they arouse curiosity and childlike amazement, yet also subconsciously evoke fear and uncertainty Glance of Infinity is a comprehensive survey of Rebecca Horn's work from 1970 up to the present day, including her most recently exhibited works at this year's Venice Biennale, for the new building of the Kestner Gesellschaft in Hannover, and in the Munster Skulptur Projekte in Munster 1997. This full scale monograph includes an interview with the artist, and essays by Brace W. Ferguson, Lynne Cooke, Doris von Drahten and Rebecca Horn, as well as a comprehensive index. Beautifully designed and printed, it constitutes an invaluable work of reference and presents a complete visual documentation of the development of one of our most important contemporary artists
Kilengi : African art from the Bareiss family collection by Christopher D Roy( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and German and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anton Josef Trčka, Edward Weston, Helmut Newton by Carl Albrecht Haenlein( Book )

12 editions published in 1998 in German and English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Artificial of the Real : March 14- May 24 1998
Kiki Smith : all creatures great and small by Kiki Smith( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Made in Germany by Martin Engler( Book )

14 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Made in Germany offers a comprehensive survey of contemporary art in Germany. At its core are fifty-two young artists living and working in Germany, about half of whom are from abroad and all of whom are among the promising newcomers of the international art scene. In looking at questions of artistic identity, Made in Germany no longer simply considers the birthplace and biography of the artists, but also the context of where the work itself is produced. This is the first time that modern German art has been clearly examined to this great an extent as a weave of national particularities and cultural exchange." "This volume provides concise insights into the complete oeuvres of all the artists, as well as an informative comparison of the individual artists and each of their different regional and biographical contexts."--Jacket
Künstlerphotographien im XX. Jahrhundert : 12. August bis 18. September 1977, Kestner-Gesellschaft Hannover by Carl Albrecht Haenlein( Book )

18 editions published in 1977 in German and Germanic and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barbara Kruger : desire exists where pleasure is absent by Barbara Kruger( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Larry Rivers, Retrospektive : Zeichnungen : [Ausstellung], 20. Dezember 1980 bis 25. Januar 1981, Kestner-Gesellschaft Hannover by Larry Rivers( Book )

32 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rez.: 2. u. 3. Ex. Han 881/22 Zs:1980,6 a-b
Katherine Avenue by Larry Sultan( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in German and English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar Kokoschka, die frühen Jahre : Aquarelle und Zeichnungen (1906-1924) : 4. Februar bis 4. April 1983, Kestner-Gesellschaft Hannover by Oskar Kokoschka( Book )

14 editions published in 1983 in 3 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Ruff : machines = maschinen by Thomas Ruff( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in German and English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographie und Bauhaus : 19. September bis 2. November 1986 by Gerhard Glüher( Book )

12 editions published in 1986 in German and Germanic and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rez.: 2. Ex.: Han 881/22 Zs:1986,3/4
Lewis Baltz by Lewis Baltz( Book )

8 editions published in 2012 in German and English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lewis Baltz did not only revive the American landscape photography, but also revolutionized the photographic pictorial language of the 1970s. Pictures of industrial landscapes, dreary suburban neighborhoods and wastelands depict radically new motifs, which for the first time were publicly presented in the renown exhibition 'New Topographics' in 1975. This catalogue was made in close collaboration with Lewis Baltz and approaches his work through various angles. The texts highlight how Baltz's photographies relate to the art of the 1970s, how he applies filmic strategies and why he does not call himself a photographer. In doing so, relevant new and underrepresented aspects of this conceptually driven artists are shown. Exhibition held at Kestnergesellschaft, Hannover, Germany from Sept. 14-Nov. 4, 2012, Albertina, Wien, Mar. 1-June 2, 2013
Franz Ackermann : home, home again : 23 ghosts by Franz Ackermann( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text looks at the art of German painter and installation artist Franz Ackermann
Dada : Photographie und Photocollage : [Ausstellung 6. Juni bis 5. August 1979 : Katalog]( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in German and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isaac Julien : True north : Fantôme Afrique by Isaac Julien( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eva Hesse : sculpture : [catalog of an exhibition held at] Whitechapel Art Gallery, Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller, Kestner-Gesellschaft by Eva Hesse( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Hamilton : exteriors, interiors, objects, people by Richard Hamilton( Book )

9 editions published in 1990 in German and English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rez.: 2. Ex.: Han 881/22 Zs:1990,5
Cindy Sherman clowns by Cindy Sherman( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in German and English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ausstellung in der Kestner Gesellschaft Hannover ab 23.9.2004
Ten breaths by Eric Fischl( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in German and English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Rebecca Horn : the glance of infinity
Alternative Names
Kestner-Gesellschaft

Kestner-Gesellschaft Hannover

Kestner-Gesellschaft (Hannover, Alemanya)

Kestner-Gesellschaft (Hanovre, Allemagne)

Kestnergesellschaft

Kestnergesellschaft, Hannover.

Kestnergesellschaft voluntary association

Общество Кестнера

凱斯特納協會展覽館

Languages
German (191)

English (46)

Germanic (5)

French (1)

Covers
Kilengi : African art from the Bareiss family collectionAnton Josef Trčka, Edward Weston, Helmut NewtonKiki Smith : all creatures great and smallMade in GermanyBarbara Kruger : desire exists where pleasure is absentKatherine AvenueThomas Ruff : machines = maschinenFranz Ackermann : home, home again : 23 ghosts