Willem de Rooij
Dutch, born 1969
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Willem de Rooij
Dutch, born 1969
63 followers
Established
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2017
Bearable Lightness of Being | Group Exhibition | Adriano Amaral, Daniel G. Baird, Giulia Cenci, Urs Fischer, Mark Handforth, Elizabeth Price, Willem de Rooij, Letha Wilson,
GRIMM
2015
Fassbinder-NOW,
Gropius Bau
2012
The World as Will and Wallpaper,
Le Consortium

In his sculptures, films, and installations, Willem de Rooij investigates the idea of …

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In his sculptures, films, and installations, Willem de Rooij investigates the idea of “non-referential art,” developing strategies to bypass external references. For example, in Intolerance (2010), he installed 17th-century Dutch paintings of birds with 18th-century Hawaiian ceremonial objects, creating art from …

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