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Peter Downsbrough - Overlap/s

Hosted by the Consul of the Brussels Galleries & Exhibitions Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sun 04 Aug 14:00 - 17:00

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Originally from New Jersey, leading contemporary artist Peter Downsbrough (b. Protected content lived and worked in Brussels since Protected content .

A key figure in the New York art world in the1960s and Protected content , he associated with artists including Robert Barry, Dan Graham, Sol LeWitt, Robert Smithson and Lawrence Weiner. From the early Protected content , Peter Downsbrough’s work was shown in the United States and in Europe.

Working at the boundary between conceptual and concrete art, and since his beginnings in the Protected content , Downsbrough has developed a precise graphic vocabulary, pared down and without concessions, composed of simple geometric figures, lines and words.

If sculpture is at the origin of his investigation of space, the artist develops a system based on positioning and framing which he then applies to his many other practices: photographs, publications, films, installations in the urban space, wall pieces, room pieces, sound works, screen prints and even postcards. (...)

If you like we can go for a drink afterwards.

I am looking forward to enjoying this exhibition with you.

Sabine