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Friday, 23 January 2015 11:22

Abraham Cruzvillegas Has Been Selected for the Inaugural Hyundai Commission at Tate Modern

Turbine Hall, Tate Modern, London. Turbine Hall, Tate Modern, London. Wikipedia

Abraham Cruzvillegas will undertake the inaugural Hyundai Commission for the Turbine Hall at Tate Modern. This will be the first in a new series of annual site-specific commissions by renowned international artists, and will open to the public on October 13, 2015. Hyundai replaces Unilever as the sponsor for this important annual art event.

Abraham Cruzvillegas is a Mexican artist best known for creating sculptural works from local found objects and materials. During the 1990s and 2000s, Cruzvillegas was among the key figures of a new wave of emerging conceptual artists in Mexico.

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