For the Conversation Piece around the show of Jos de Gruyter & Harald Thys, curator and critic Francesco Garutti was invited to give his view on their work.
About Jos de Gruyter & Harald Thys: Gruyter (b. 1965, Belgium) and Thys (b. 1966, Belgium) live and work in Brussels.
Selected solo-shows include: 2019 —Mondo Cane, Belgian Pavilion (curated by Anne-Claire Schmitz), 58th Venice Biennale, Venice; 2018 —Objects as Friends, Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York; 2016 – Jos de Gruyter & Harald Thys, Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin; 2015 —Jos de Gruyter & Harald Thys: Fine Arts, Raven Row, London; 2012 —Les énigmes de Saarlouis, Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerp; 2011 —Im Reich der Sonnenfinsternis, Isabella Bortolozzi Gallery, Berlin; 2010 —Das Loch, Art Unlimited, Art 41 Basel, Basel.
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