Patricia Piccinini, “The Long Awaited,” 2008.
Silicon, fibreglass, human hair, plywood, leather, clothing, 92 x 151 x 81 cm.
ARTER will host Patricia Piccinini’s first show in Istanbul between 22 June–21 August. Curated by Ba?ak Do?a Temür and titled “Hold Me Close to Your Heart,” the exhibition presents more than 20 sculpture, installation, drawing and video works by Piccinini. This compilation of the artist’s works from 1997 to the present also includes her latest work “The Welcome Guest,” produced in 2011 to be exhibited at ARTER for the first time.
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