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  • Marijke van Warmerdam

    Museum Ludwig

    The Museum Ludwig’s eagerly anticipated new project space was inaugurated this spring with three installations by the thirty-nine-year-old artist Marijke van Warmerdam. Jochen Poetter, who has been the museum’s director since October 1997, hopes to use the space to respond with flexibility and immediacy to the latest trends in contemporary art. In this respect, the choice of artist was significant: van Warmerdam’s work has appeared at the Venice Biennale, the Kwangju Biennial, and Documenta X, and she has also had solo shows at the Vienna Secession and the Museum for Contemporary Art in Zurich.

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