Readymades Belong to Everyone

23 November – 19 August 2018, Swiss Institute, New York

Curated by Fredi Fischli and Niels Olsen

This exhibition took as its theme how architects use what has already been built.

Aldo Rossi (1931–1997), Sketch, Beach Hut, 1980. Pen, ink, pencil and crayon, and printed numbering on paper, 540 × 387 mm. DMC 2289.
Aldo Rossi, Prototype for Cabina, 1981, DMC 2289.1. Installation photo.

Playing with existing structures from beach huts to the Berlin Wall, ‘Readymades Belong to Everyone’ explored the relationship between form, format and artistic vision. Watch a talk by the curators below: