Thomas Demand
Local Talent
Jul 4 – Aug 22, 2020
Spruth Magers
Berlin, Germany

The exhibition presented at Spruth Magers Local Talent curated by Thomas Demand features more than twenty Berlin based artists, from several generations, diverse nationalities and backgrounds. Their works have either been created in the last few months, or they constitute past concepts for future works that resonate with this unprecedented time.

Artists Ketuta Alexi-Meskhishvili, Miriam Böhm, Marieta Chirulescu, Tacita Dean, Thomas Demand, Thea Djordjadze, Jason Dodge, Sam Durant, Olafur Eliasson, Haris Epaminonda, Omer Fast, Ceal Floyer, Mathew Hale / Eddie Ruscha, Oliver Laric, Henrik Olesen, Manfred Pernice, Gerwald Rockenschaub, Anri Sala, Thomas Scheibitz, Andreas Slominski, Thomas Struth, Akinori Tao, Rosemarie Trockel, Corinne Wasmuht

“They all live in Berlin, still a city of artists, and the selected works all point indirectly at the repercussions of our current situation.” –Thomas Demand

Spruth Magers
Berlin, Germany

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