The Roof Garden Commission Pierre Huyghe

This spring Pierre Huyghe (born 1962, Paris) will install the third in a new series of site-specific commissions for the Museum's Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden. Huyghe has spent the past twenty-five years experimenting across media to create ritualistic, engaging encounters with art.

Art Exhibition previously on at Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, United States.
From Tuesday 12 May 2015 to Sunday 01 November 2015

The Roof Garden Commission
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His practice extends beyond the use of traditional art forms like drawing and film to materials uncommon in a fine-arts context, including living animals, plants, and other natural elements. At the Met, his project will explore the transformation of cultural and biological systems through a dynamic gathering of components derived from the Museum’s collection, architecture, and surroundings.