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Christopher Williams: Normative Models

From 5 May to 29 July the Kestner Gesellschaft will present Normative Models, a solo exhibition by Christopher Williams (*1956 in Los Angeles). 

Williams studied at the California Institute of the Arts in the late 1970s under such artists as John Baldessari, Douglas Huebler, and Michael Asher. Taking up photography as his primary medium, Williams’s work is inspired by the industrial culture of the late-capitalist era and investigates systems of meaning and classification. Often working in collaboration with set designers, models and technicians, the resulting technically precise photographs recall imagery from 1960s advertising, the Cold War era, as well as the histories of art, photography and cinema, from Pop Art and Capitalist Realism, to New Objectivity and Surrealism.

Event(s): 05.05.2018 to 29.07.2018
Tuesdays  Wednesdays  Fridays  Saturdays  Sundays 
from 11:00 to 18:00 o'clock
05.05.2018 to 29.07.2018
from 11:00 to 20:00 o'clock


  • Goseriede 11
  • 30159 Hannover
Entrance Fee 7,00 Euro
reduced 5,00 Euro
On Fridays Entrance free
Die kestnergesellschaft von der gegenüberliegenden Straßenseite an der Goseriede aus gesehen. © Ulrich Prigge