Anselm Kiefer

Anselm Kiefer was born in Donaueschingen in 1945 and now works and lives between Barjac and Paris.
A world-renowned contemporary master in both painting and sculpture, we recall here only his solo major museum shows after 2000: Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek (2001); Fondation Beyeler, Basel (2001) ; Royal Academy, London (2001); Teatro San Carlo, Naples (set and costumes for the production of "Elektra"); Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples (2002); Hangar Bicocca, Milan (2002); Villa Medici, Rome (2005); Museum of Modern Art, Fort Worth (2005);  Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao (2007); Grand Palais, Paris (2007); Louvre, Paris (2007); La Triennale di Milano, Milan (2007); White Cube, London (2009); Emilio and Annabianca Vedova Foundation, Venice (2011).


He has received many prestigious rewards of which we recall here only the Carnegie International prize, USA (1988); Praemium Imperiale prize, Japan (1999); Officier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, France (2002); Das Verdienstkreuz 1. Klasse des Verdienstordens der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (2006).



Publications

Anselm Kiefer. Cette obscure clarté qui tombe des étoiles
2009

texts by Anselm Kiefer, Giuliano Gori, Giuliano Serafini,
Pistoia, Gli Ori

Language: italian and english



Events

Cette obscure clarté qui tombe des étoiles.
2009

Anselm Kiefer. Cette obscure clarté qui tombe des étoiles. Inauguration of the new permanent art work.

Anselm Kiefer: Libri tra i libri
08.09.2017 - 25.11.2017

Visit the exhibition of selected books-artworks by Anselm Kiefer, a show conceived by the Gori Collection and organized by the Fondazione Jorio Vivarelli in co-production with the City of Pistoia, sponsored by the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Pistoia e Pescia and in collaboration with the Galleria Lia Rumma Milan/Naples. The show is open during library hours until November 25, 2017.