Olaf Breuning

Packing Tape


By Air Mail, 2019


5 cm x 66 m


£7.00 GBP



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About the product 

Olaf Breuning has conceived for WE DO NOT WORK ALONE an edition of a packing tape : By Air Mail.

Since a few years Olaf Breuning has started a drawing series titled Life that you can find on his great instram page @olafbreuninglife. The pattern of this packing tape « Chicken or Pasta » comes from the serie Life and states ironically one of those situations that shows the absurdity of our contemporary world. The planes offering « Chicken or Pasta » are accumulating and criss crossing on your cardboard boxes and packages as you are taping them.

 We do not work alone, is a publishing house created in Paris in 2015 by Louise Grislain, Anna Klossowski and Charlotte Morel. We do not work alone commission limited editions and objects conceived by International artists. 

About the Artist

Olaf Breuning was born in 1970 in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, and lives and works in New York. He was the subject of a major retrospective at the NRW-Forum Düsseldorf in 2016. Additionally, he has had one-person exhibitions at Palais de Tokyo, Paris; Chisenhale Gallery, London; Kunstverein Freiburg, Germany; Kunsthall Stavanger, Norway; and the Paul Klee Museum, Bern. Public exhibitions of his work include the Public Art Fund commission "Clouds," Doris C. Freedman Plaza, Central Park, New York, as well as the Public Art Fund exhibition "Lightness of Being,” City Hall Park, New York. He participated in the 2008 Whitney Biennial and has been featured in group exhibitions at the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Pompidou Center, Paris; Haus der Kunst, Munich; Kunsthalle Zurich; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Jeu de Paume, Paris; KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin; Whitechapel Gallery, London; and the Mori Art Museum, Tokyo.


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