Behind the facts. Interfunktionen 1968-1975

Temporary exhibitions


“Behind the Facts. Interfunktionen 1968 – 1975” is an exhibition coproduced with the Fundação de Serralves – Museu de Arte Contemporânea in Oporto, selected by Gloria Moure, and containing over 100 works, from the period 1968 to 1975, by 43 leading international artists demonstrate the transformation that took place at the end of the 1960s, when artists crossed the strict boundaries between the classic disciplines in the arts (painting, sculpture, etc.) and the spaces in which they were traditionally displayed in order to incorporate new means of expression.

Contents of the exhibition:
Over 100 works: Vito Acconci, Keith Arnatt, John Baldessari, Lothar Baumgarten, Bill Beckley, Joseph Beuys , George Brecht, K.P. Brehmer, Marcel Broodthaers, Gunter Brus, Daniel Buren, Walter de Maria, Jan Dibbets, Valie Export, Terry Fox, Jon Gibson, Gilbert & George, Philip Glass, Dan Graham, Hans Haacke, Wilhelm & Birgit Hein, Michael Heizer, Rebecca Horn, Peter Hutchinson, Jörg Immendorff, Will Insley, Mauricio Kagel, David Lamelas, George Landow, Malcom Le Grice, Richard Long, George Maciunas, Bruce Nauman, Dennis Oppenheim, Sigmar Polke, Yvonne Rainer, Steve Reich, Dieter Roth, Paul Sharits, Robert Smithson, Wolf Vostell, William Wegman and Lawrence Weiner

Production / Organisation: Fundació Joan Miró
Fondação de Serralves – Museu de Arte Contemporânea in Oporto

Gloria Moure

Fondação de Serralves – Museu de Arte Contemporânea in Oporto
23 July - 24 October 2004

Edicions Polígrafa
Contributors: Friedrich Heubach, Gloria Moure, Birgit Pelzer and the artists themselves
English (Addendum containing the catalan translation)