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Wolfgang Laib Covers MoMA in Pollen

The Museum of Modern Art’s second floor atrium has been home to some monumental pieces in the past few years, from Martha Rosler’s Meta-Monumental Garage Sale of patrons’ junk to Marina Abramovic’s The Artist is Present. Just days ago this same atrium was enlivened with an intense splash of vibrant yellow pollen in Wolfgang Laib’s piece “Pollen from Hazelnut“. Over the weekend, the artist brushed pounds and pounds of collected pollen across an oversized platform to create an installation that a honey bee would call heaven.

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2 Responses to “Wolfgang Laib Covers MoMA in Pollen”
  1. @bbhNYC says:

    mesmerizing! RT @ArtNerdNewYork: Wolfgang Laib Covers #MoMA in Pollen –

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