David Altmejd

Art Works
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Installation view:

DAVID ALTMEJD
Flux
Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France
October 10, 2014 — February 1, 2015

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Installation view:

DAVID ALTMEJD
Flux
MUDAM Luxembourg
December 13, 2014 - May 31, 2015

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Detail of:


Le guide
2010
Plexiglas, chain, metal wire, thread, acrylic paint , epoxy clay, acrylic gel
80 x 57 x 105 inches
(203.2 x 144.8 x 266.7 cm)
ARG# AD2010-002

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Le souffle et la voie
2010
Plexiglas, chain, metal wire, thread, acrylic paint , epoxy clay, acrylic gel
97 x 102 x 156 inches
(246.4 x 259.1 x 396.2 cm)
ARG# AD2010-003

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The University 1
2004
Mirrors, wood
66 x 71 x 106 inches
ARG#AD2004-012


© David Altmejd
Photo by Oren Slor

 

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Untitled 8 (Bodybuilders)
2013
Plaster, burlap, wood, polystyrene, expandable foam, latex paint
Overall dimensions: 110 x 36 x 36 inches (279.4 x 91.4 x 91.4 cm)
Artwork: 74 x 24 1/2 x 23 inches (188 x 62.2 x 58.4 cm)
Plinth: 36 x 36 x 36 inches (91.4 x 91.4 x 91.4 cm)
ARG# AD2013-019

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Untitled
2005
plexiglas, gold chains, glue
Base: 36 x 64 x 33 inches
Top: 33 x 61 x 29 inches
ARG#AD2005-007


© David Altmejd
Photo by Oren Slor

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Untitled
2011
Polystyrene, expandable foam, epoxy clay, metal wire, resin, spray paint, glass eyes
43 x 10 x 11 inches
(109.2 x 25.4 x 27.9 cm)
ARG# AD2011-051

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Untitled
2009
Plexiglas, chain, thread, beads, acrylic paint
89 1/2 x 66 x 123 1/2 inches
(227.3 x 167.6 x 313.7 cm)
ARG# AD2009-008


Installation view:


Between Spaces
P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center
New York
October 25- 2009 - April 5, 2010

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Installation view:


The Brant Foundation Art Study Center
Greenwich, CT
November, 2011 – March, 2012

The Brant Foundation exhibition page

 

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Installation view:


Xavier Hufkens
Brussels, Belgium
February 14 – March 20, 2013


Photo by Kurt Deruyter

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Man 1
2007
Fiberglass, epoxy clay, wood, plaster, feathers, quartz, taxidermy parakeet, pants, jacket, cotton shirt, tie, belt, acrylic paint, latex paint, glass eyes
76 x 24 x 24 inches (193 x 61 x 61 cm)
Plinth: 8 x 30 x 30 inches (20.3 x 76.2 x 76.2 cm)
ARG# AD2007-004

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Detail of:


The Vessel
2011
Plexiglas, chain, plaster, wood, thread, wire, acrylic paint, epoxy resin, epoxy clay, acrylic gel, granular medium, quartz, pyrite, assorted minerals, adhesive, wire, pins, needles
102 1/2 x 244 x 86 1/2 inches
(260.4 x 619.8 x 219.7 cm)
ARG# AD2011-002

 

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The Flux and The Puddle
2014
Plexiglas, quartz, polystyrene, polyurethane foam, epoxy clay, epoxy gel, resin, synthetic hair, clothing, leather shoes, thread, mirror, plaster, acrylic paint, latex paint, metal wire, glass eyes, sequin, ceramic, synthetic flowers, synthetic branches, glue, gold, feathers, steel, coconuts, aqua resin, burlap, lighting system including fluorescent lights, Sharpie ink, wood
129 x 252 x 281 inches
(327.7 x 640.1 x 713.7 cm)
ARG# AD2014-001

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Detail of:

 

The Flux and The Puddle
2014
Plexiglas, quartz, polystyrene, polyurethane foam, epoxy clay, epoxy gel, resin, synthetic hair, clothing, leather shoes, thread, mirror, plaster, acrylic paint, latex paint, metal wire, glass eyes, sequin, ceramic, synthetic flowers, synthetic branches, glue, gold, feathers, steel, coconuts, aqua resin, burlap, lighting system including fluorescent lights, Sharpie ink, wood
129 x 252 x 281 inches
(327.7 x 640.1 x 713.7 cm)
ARG# AD2014-001

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Untitled
2011
Epoxy clay, plaster, glass eye, synthetic hair, acrylic paint, resin, assorted minerals including quartz, malachite, fabric, metal wire
12 1/2 x 10 x 13 inches
(31.8 x 25.4 x 33 cm)
ARG# AD2011-015

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Untitled 1 (Relatives)
2013
Epoxy clay, wood, steel, latex paint, metal wire, polystyrene, expandable foam
73 3/4 x 38 x 26 inches
(187.3 x 96.5 x 66 cm)
ARG# AD2013-040

Videos

David Altmejd collaborates with Yeasayer on their album "Amen & Goodbye"

David Altmejd: Heads on art21

David Altmejd: Assistants on art21

Biography

David Altmejd (b. 1974 Montréal, Canada) lives and works in New York.

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