“Lacrimae Rerum”, homage to Gustav Metzger at Dvir Gallery, Brussels
Dvir Gallery is pleased to present ‘Lacrimae Rerum’ – homage to Gustav Metzger, on view at Rue de Fiennes 85, 1070 Brussels from September 3rd to October 24th, 2020. The exhibition aims to show a selection of Gustav Metzger’s historical works alongside never seen before pieces by Miroslaw Balka, Marianne Berenhaut and Latifa Echakhch created especially for this exhibition. Gustav Metzger, born in Nuremberg in 1926, revolutionized the contemporary art world by developing the concept of Auto-Destructive Art and questioning the role of art in the political discourse.
« There is no choice but to follow the path of ethics into aesthetics. »
– Gustav Metzger
At Dvir Gallery, Brussels
until 24 October 2020