MILAN.- Gió Marconi
is presenting Xylon Acquarelli, pitture, libri e poesie, André Butzers sixth solo show with the gallery.
The exhibition highlights a very important part of the artists practice works on paper which Butzer has continued to produce concomitantly with his paintings.
On display in the gallery is a group of 11 large-scale, black and white figurative drawings from 2008 which are being exhibited for the first time and which are being shown in dialogue with more recent figurative and abstract works on paper.
In conjunction with the show André Butzer Alcune poesie, a selection of André Butzers poems dating from 1999 to 2021, will be published.
André Butzer (*1973, Stuttgart), lives in Berlin-Wannsee. Solo exhibitions have been held in international institutions, such as the Friedrichs Foundation, Weidingen (2022); YUZ Museum, Shanghai (2020); Museum of the Light, Hokuto (2020); IKOB Musée dArt Contemporain, Eupen (2018); Växjö Konsthall, Växjö (2017); Bayerisches Armeemuseum, Ingolstadt and Neue Galerie Gladbeck (2016); Kunstverein Reutlingen (2015); Künstlerhaus Halle für Kunst und Medien, Graz (2014); Kestnergesellschaft, Hanover and Kunsthistorisches Museum / Theseustempel, Vienna (2011); Kunsthalle Nuremberg (2009); Kunstverein Ulm (2005) and Kunstverein Heilbronn (2004).
Works by André Butzer are in the collections of the Art Institute of Chicago; University of Chicago, Chicago; Childrens Museum of the Arts, New York; Faye G. Allen Centre for the Visual Arts, University of Washington, Seattle; Rubell Museum, Miami; LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles; Marciano Collection, Los Angeles; MOCA Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich; Contemporary Art Collection of the Federal Republic of Germany, Bonn; Friedrichs Foundation, Weidingen / Bonn; Deichtorhallen Hamburg Falckenberg Collection, Hamburg; Paula Modersohn-Becker Museum, Bremen; Hall Art Foundation, Reading / Derneburg; Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin; Nationalgalerie / Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin; Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin; Miettinen Collection, Berlin; Hölderlinturm, Tübingen; IKOB Musée dArt Contemporain, Eupen; Collection of the Country Tyrol; Carré dArt, Nîmes; Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid; MONA Museum of Old and New Art, Tasmania; YUZ Museum, Shanghai.