Brooklyn Museum to Display Site-Specific Installation by Artist Kiki Smith

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Kiki Smith (American, b. Germany 1954) - " Messenger I ", 2008. - Cast aluminum, white gold & gold leaf, 10 ½ x 39 x 55 inches. Courtesy: The artist and PaceWildenstein.

BROOKLYN, NY.- Kiki Smith: Sojourn, a major
site-specific installation that explores the ideas of creative inspiration and
the cycle of life in relation to women artists, will be on view February 5
through September 12, 2010, in the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist
Art.
The exhibition will draw from a variety of work by Kiki Smith in a
range of media including cast objects, unique sculpture, and works on paper. The
artist will also incorporate her work into two of the Brooklyn Museum’s
eighteenth-century period rooms in the nearby Decorative Arts galleries.