Marianne Eigenheer, “Foreigners” at Bury Art Museum, Central Manchester

Marianne Eigenheer, "Foreigners" at Bury Art Museum, Central Manchester, England

August 26, 2017–November 18, 2017

“In a time when borders are closing and foreigners are being treated as unwelcome, the exhibition will survey foreign contemporary artists to show culture is by definition open to ideas from abroad.”

Artists include Judas Arrieta, Marianne Eigenheer, Laurence Weiner, Tabita Rezaire, Derek Beaulieu, Rachel Defay-Liautard, Pavel Büchler, Jayne Dyer , Helmut Lemke, Dinu Li, Satomi Matoba, Riiko Sakkinen, Marton Koppany, Brigitte Jurack and Ulrich Rückriem.

Curated by Tony Trehy.

“Lawrence Weiner’s mural establishes a feeling of uneasy and weighty change which is reinforced by the life-size clay sculpture by German-born Brigitte Jurack, Boy With Knife, 2017. Under his helmet-like hood, the boy stares towards an ante-room containing the Archive…” – Bob Dickinson, Art Monthly, October 2017

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