The works of Boris Lurie have the power
to shock.

Many were created more than fifty years ago, but have lost none of their potential to rattle cages, to polarise opinion and to test the boundaries of tolerability.
Boris Lurie’s comprehensive and controversial works will be presented in the NS Documentation Centre in Cologne as of 27 August 2014.
The exhibition – developed in cooperation with the Boris Lurie Foundation in New York and under the curatorial direction of gallery owner Gertrude Stein – features the first impressive works created directly after Lurie’s release from Buchenwald ...

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 KZ – Kampf – Kunst Boris Lurie: NO!ART

CONCENTRATION CAMP – STRUGGLE – ART  BORIS LURIE: NO!ART
27 August to 2 November 2014: Boris Lurie's work for the first time in a German exhibition as a synopsis.

NS Documentation Centre (EL-DE-Haus) in Cologne | Appelhofplatz 23-25 | 50667 Köln | +49 (0)2 21 / 22 1 - 2 63 32

Railroad to America

Railroad to America | 1963 | Collage on canvas | 55.5 x 68 cm

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No (Red and Black) »Feel-Painting-No with Red«

No (Red and Black) “Feel-Painting-No with Red” | 1963 | Oil (?) on canvas | 56 x 88 cm

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Untitled

Untitled | circa 1949/50 | Oil on wood | 50.8 x 38.1 cm

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Amerique / Lumumba Dead »Lumumba...is...dead«

Amerique / Lumumba Dead »Lumumba...is...dead« | 1960/61 | Oil and paper on canvas | 182 x 198 cm

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Untitled

Untitled | 1951 | Oil on canvas on wood fibreboard | 77 x 92 cm

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Suitcase

Suitcase | circa 1964 | Assemblage: Collage of oil and paper on a leather suitcase | 38 x 58 x 17 cm

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Black Susan

Black Susan | 1962 | Oil and paper on canvas | 136 x 132 cm

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War Series 67 [The way of liberty (?)]

War Series 67 [The way of liberty (?)] ca. 1946 - [?] | two pages: [R] ink on paper [V] blue pencil on paper | 26 x 19.7 cm

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