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United States of America

Martin Puryear: Liberty

  • TUE - SUN
    10 AM - 6 PM
  • Giardini
  • Admission with ticket

Commissioner/Curator: Brooke Kamin Rapaport.
Exhibitor: Martin Puryear.


Martin Puryear: Liberty. With this exhibition in the US Pavilion, Martin Puryear has said that he represents his country as both an artist and a citizen. This position is not a discovery for those who know the artist and his work. Puryear’s enduring approach has galvanised his sculpture made by hand in the studio for more than five decades: issues of allegiance, democracy, and liberty have long propelled him. Viewers can learn how an artist’s treatment of a symbolic but tangible human subject – namely, liberty – can be best expressed in sculptural form through an abstract visual language of great originality and certitude.

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