Christian Egger

Julien Bismuth
everything has a face and every face has its thing (2019)

Makeup, installation gesture*, inkjet print
29.7 x 27.9 cm

*Four fingers of the same hand, held to match the placement of the artist’s eyes, nose, and mouth, colored with blue makeup, and pressed against a surface in the room. The work can be installed by the artist or someone else. The fingerprints can vary, but the proportions must stay the same.

Courtesy the artist and Galerie Emanuel Layr Vienna/Rome; Photo: Maximilian Anelli-Monti

An interview with the artist as he puts the finishing touches to his solo exhibition ”Stücke”, opening at Galerie Emanuel Layr in Vienna on 25 January, 2019

Picked by Daniel Baumann, Harry Burke, Christian Egger, Aria Dean, Alison Gingeras, Dean Kissick, Alvin Li, Lisa Long, Ella Plevin, Dominikus Müller, Klaus Speidel, Natasha Stagg & Bettina Steinbrügge