Tag Archives: Hans Ulrich Obrist

International manifesto of the left-bourgeoisie

1. Flying around the world, attending art biennials and eating expensive meals puts us in touch with the wretched of the earth – by underlining exactly what it is that peasants and workers are missing out on. 2. Like the … Continue reading

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Gustav Metzger opening at the Serpentine Gallery

The Gustav Metzger retrospective Decades 1959-2009 is the most extensive single exhibition of auto-destructive art ever to be held in London. Not just the work, but also the head-on collision between the Serpentine as a chic white cube space and … Continue reading

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Identikit millionairesses & Eurotrash storm Jeff Koons opening

The Serpentine Gallery is a curious institution. On the one hand it is stuck in the middle of Hyde Park and gets treated by the weekend hordes as a glorified toilet; while on the other, current co-director Hans Ulrich Obrist … Continue reading

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