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KW Institute for Contemporary Art

Berlin Biennale

Curator Gabi Ngcobo opens her introductory essay for the catalogue of the tenth Berlin Biennale by invoking an empty pedestal: that which once held a statue commemorating the nineteenth-century…


Covering all five floors of KW (Kunst-Werke), this survey of the work of the Israeli artist who renamed himself Absalon, and who died of AIDS in 1993 at the age of 28, documented a foreshortened caree…