Antony Gormley

VOYAGE AU BOUT DE LA VIE, PALAIS DES BEAUX ARTES, LILLE, FRANCE, 2014 - 2015

09 October 2014 - 25 January 2015

As part of the exhibition SESOSTRIS III: A LEGENDARY PHARAOH, the atrium of the Palais des Beaux Artes displayed the work of Antony Gormley and Wolfgang Laib. Alongside these contemporary works was a photographic exhibition of excavations in Egypt in the nineteenth century.

The remaining exhibition featured more than 250 works from the collection of the University of Lille 3 complemented by loans from institutions such as the Louvre, the British Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, and the National Museum in Khartoum.

RISE, 1983-84

RISE, 1983-84
Lead, fibreglass, plaster and air
37 x 54 x 202.5 cm
Installation view, Palais des Beaux Artes, Lille, France, 2014

HOME AND THE WORLD II, 1986-96

HOME AND THE WORLD II, 1986-96
Lead, fibreglass, plaster, steel and air
192 x 548.5 x 57 cm
Installation view, Palais des Beaux Artes, Lille, France, 2014

TREE, 1984 (foreground)

TREE, 1984 (FOREGROUND)
Lead, fibreglass, plaster and air
472 x 60 x 30 cm
HOME AND THE WORLD II, 1986-96 (background)
Lead, fibreglass, plaster, steel and air
192 x 548.5 x 57 cm
Installation view, Palais des Beaux Artes, Lille, France, 2014

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