American University of Beirut

Sigmar Polke: Music from an unknown source

AUB Art Galleries and Collections in collaboration with the Goethe Institute invites you to the opening of the exhibition:

SIGMAR POLKE: Music From An Unknown Source
November 11, 2015 – January 15, 2016

Opening: November 11, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Rose and Shaheen Saleeby Museum, Sidani Street, Hamra

Sigmar Polke’s works are characterized by permanent questioning of the perceived.In the case of the Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations (IFA-exhibition Music from an Unknown Source, this task applies in particular to the analysis of contemporary art. Polke combines seemingly unrelated elements on the surface to express possible answers to related questions. Thus, his art deliberately reflects a multitude of possible interpretations which in turn are seen and interpreted by numerous viewers, giving way to a variety of interpretations.

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