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Klasse Prof. Shannon Bool

We explore traditional painting, but take into account recent technologies and societal questions of two dimensional representation.  In this context, a painting practice can incorporate sculpture, film, performance and other mediums in order to more radically define our relationship to space.  The two dimensional plane expands to examine an entire room, or incorporates three dimensional or virtual elements.   We discover and question art historical narratives and hierarchies and explore the meaning of materials and iconography. We each begin to develop an individual practice of contemporary relevance…
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Prof. Shannon Bool

  • Born in Comox, BC in 1972, Shannon Bool studied at Emily Carr University in Vancouver, The Cooper Union in New York and the Städelschule in Frankfurt a.M. Her work has been featured in solo institutional exhibitions at the Illingworth Kerr Gallery, Calgary (2016) Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver (2015); Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany (2012); Gak-Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst Bremen, Bremen, Germany (2010); Centre Rhénan d’Art Contemporain Alsace, Altkirch,France (2010);.
    Her work has been included in group exhibitions in Portikus, Frankfurt a.M. (2017) The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (2015); Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (2014), and Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin, Italy (2013).
    Shannon Bool’s work is influenced by literature, psychology, art history, and architecture. Over the years, Bool has developed an art practice that revisits art-historical narratives through a material practice spanning painting, textiles, photography and sculpture.


  • Dienstags, Mittwochs 10:00 bis 16:00 Uhr
    Raum 01-234
    Für Gäste ist die Teilnahme nach Absprache möglich.


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