SITUATE / 18 February to 7 April
PROJECT SPACE SPARE ROOM / 22 March to 13 April (Opening Thursday 21 March 5—7pm)
SPEAKER / Thursday 28 March 6—7pm at RMIT Building 94, Level 1, Room 6
Dry is a colour. Dryness might absorb our attention as much as it does parch our throats and muffle our footfalls. In Terra Mollis we experience this dryness, brownness and mass not as a closed volume in our minds but rather as an expanse in our senses.
Thomas Rentmeister is a leading German artist who lives and works in Berlin. He is Professor at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig and studied at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf. He has exhibited in solo shows at the Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts; the Kunstmuseum Bonn; the Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin; the Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam and the Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne. Rentmeister's works are in the collections of numerous museums, including the Museum Ludwig, Cologne; the Marta, Herford; the Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main; the Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach and the Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam.
This project has been kindly supported by Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig, Francis and Chong and Paul Greenaway. Thomas Rentmeister is represented in Australia by GAGPROJECTS, Adelaide.