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Wolfgang Tillman (Fragile) Exhibition opening

Sedist Kilo, Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia 174 Views

The Goethe Institut Addis Abeba in Ethopia offers a comprehensive programme for learning German or getting to know German culture and society.

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Feb 14, 2019 6:00PM

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Feb 14, 2019 10:00PM
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This is an exhibition by ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen) in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut and the Modern Art Museum Gebre Kristos Desta Center.

• Public Lecture: Thursday, 07.02.2019, 4pm
Alle School of Fine Arts and Design

• Opening: Thursday, 14.02.2019, 6pm
Modern Art Museum Gebre Kristos Desta Center and Goethe-Institut

• Exhibition dates: 15.02. – 31.03.2019
Guided Tour: Friday, 15.02.2019, 4pm
Modern Art Museum Gebre Kristos Desta Center
And Goethe-Institut Addis Abeba

The work of Wolfgang Tillmans; occupies a prominent position in the contemporary art world. Ever since his first exhibitions and publications in the early 1990s Tillmans’s artistic approaches have continually developed. He is constantly redefining photography both as an image and as a material artefact, be it in the museum space or as an object on the printed page. His work is based on his never-ceasing curiosity, his intensive research in preparation, and a constant testing and advancing of the medium and its technical and aesthetic potential. His visual language derives from precise observation that reveals a deeply human approach to the complexity of the world. Familiarity, empathy, friendship, and intimacy are all visible and tangible in his pictures.

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Sedist Kilo, Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia

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