Bernar Venet, Four Arcs, 1999. Installation view, Skulpturenpark Köln.

KölnSkulptur Announces Artists for Ninth Edition

After naming Chus Martínez as curator for the ninth edition, KölnSkulptur has announced the artists participating in the upcoming biennial. Titled “La Fin de Babylon. Mich wundert, dass ich so fröhlich bin!” (The End of Babylon. I wonder, that I’m so happy!), the exhibition will open on October 15 and run through 2019. It will be held at the Skulpturenpark in Cologne, an organization founded by Michael and Eleonore Stoffel in 1997 that, over the years, has commissioned more than 150 artworks by major artists such as Rosemarie Trockel, Louise Bourgeois, Jenny Holzer, Isa Genzken, Dan Graham, and Peter Fischli and David Weiss. The Michael and Eleonore Stoffel Foundation has been funding exhibitions at the park since 2005.

The opening of the ninth edition coincides with the park’s twentieth anniversary. The participating artists are as follows:

Andrea Büttner
Claudia Comte
Eduardo Navarro
Lin May Saeed
Jan Kiefer
Teresa Solar
Solange Pessoa
Pedro Wirz