The Gift: Generous Offerings, Threatening Hospitality


the giftThis unusual exhibition examined the multiple meanings of giving and receiving, creating new relationships between artist, artwork, and viewer. Including works by 35 diverse artists, including Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Mona Hatoum, and Joseph Kosuth, the objects were conceived as gifts, invitations, or free offerings that employed traditional media, installation, video, performance, and inventive strategies to engage the audience directly.