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Thursday, 14 April 2011
ANTHONY CRAGG - THINGS IN THE HEAD
Sculptures, drawings, graphics
24.February - 13June 2011
Museum Küppersmühle für Moderne Kunst presents some 50 sculptures and drawings and prints by the artist from different work phases.The retrospective show brings together work on 1.000m ² Cragg works for the first time in the last four decades, until today, facing early works of recent production.
Anthony Cragg was born in 1949 in Liverpool and moved to the study of art to Germany since the late 1970s he lived in Wuppertal.He has exhibited in many museums worldwide and participated in several editions including the documenta and the Venice Biennale.Cragg is a member of the London Royal Academy and recipient of the Praemium Imperiale for Sculpture.