Kapoor in Berlin

Thu, 21/08/2014 - 03:33 -- eyeline

From the archives: Carmen Ansaldo reviews Kapoor in Berlin at Martin Gropius-Bau.

Anish Kapoor declared to the opening crowd of Kapoor in Berlin that this survey was his best show to date.1 Fans and critics alike lined up to scrutinise his lofty claim, keen to assess how the sculptures of the international heavy weight artist translated within the walls of the Neo-Renaissance-cum-white-box of the Martin-Gropius-Bau. Featuring roughly seventy works spanning over thirty years of practice, half were either new pieces or reinventions of older works.

Read the full review here.

Anish Kapoor, Shooting into the Corner, 2009-2013. Installation view Martin-Gropius-Bau, 2013. Photograph Jens Ziehe. © Anish Kapoor / VG Bildkunst, Bonn, 2013.