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Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces

Oct 2, 2019 - Mar 8, 2020

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Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago. Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: NoNoseKnows (Artist Variant), 2015. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago. Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: NoNoseKnows (Artist Variant), 2015. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago. Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago. Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: NoNoseKnows (Artist Variant), 2015. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: NoNoseKnows (Artist Variant), 2015. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: NoNoseKnows (Artist Variant), 2015. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: NoNoseKnows (Artist Variant), 2015. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Cosmic Generator (Tunnel Variant), 2017. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago. Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Cosmic Generator (Tunnel Variant), 2017. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Cosmic Generator (Tunnel Variant), 2017. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Cosmic Generator (Tunnel Variant), 2017. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Cosmic Generator (Tunnel Variant), 2017. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago. Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Lips (Study #3), 2016/2019. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago. Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Finger, 2018. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago. Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Ponytail (Orange), 2016
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Ponytail (Orange), 2016. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Ponytail (Orange), 2016. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Ceiling Fan Composition, 2016. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Ceiling Fan Composition, 2016. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Ceiling Fan Composition, 2016. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Ceiling Fan Composition, 2016. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Ceiling Fan Composition, 2016. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: Ceiling Fan Composition, 2016. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: NoNoseKnows (Artist Variant), 2015. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
Installation view, Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces, MCA Chicago, Oct. 2, 2019 – Mar. 8, 2020. Work shown: AC and Plant, 2018. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago

Press images

A woman sits in a room with walls fully covered with colorful inflatable animals and cartoon characters.
Mika Rottenberg, still from Cosmic Generator (Tunnel Variant), 2017. Video, sound, color; 26:37 min. © Mika Rottenberg
Photo courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Collection Giverny Capital
An ornately decorated plate holds a hearty serving of green herbs. Atop the herbs, four gray-haired men in suits lay side-by-side.
Mika Rottenberg, still from Cosmic Generator (Tunnel Variant), 2017. Video, sound, color; 26 minutes, 37 seconds. © Mika Rottenberg
Photo courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Collection Giverny Capital
A woman with disheveled blonde hair and a comically long, pink-tipped nose is seen in front of wooden shelves of flower bouquets.
Mika Rottenberg, still from NoNoseKnows, 2015. Video with sound and sculptural installation, 22 min, dimensions variable
Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
A balding man with thick-framed glasses and a strangely long nose looks directly at you. He sits at a table, upon which two white-and-brown rabbits are resting.
Mika Rottenberg, still from Sneeze, 2012. Single-channel video installation, sound, color, dimensions variable; approx. 3 min
Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, AC and Plant, 2018. Installation view, Mika Rottenberg, Goldsmiths Centre for Contemporary Art, London, 2018. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Andy Keats
Mika Rottenberg, Ceiling Fan Composition, 2016. Installation view, Mika Rottenberg, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, 2016. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Aurélien Mole
Mika Rottenberg, Untitled Ceiling Projection (still), 2018. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Untitled Ceiling Projection (still), 2018. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Untitled Ceiling Projection (still), 2018. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
What appears to be a set of rail tracks extends straight ahead of you down a narrow tunnel. Three stark light bulbs extend downward and emit an eerie green glow.
Mika Rottenberg, still from Cosmic Generator, 2017. Single-channel video installation, sound, color, dimensions variable; 27 min
Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
A light-skinned finger ending in a long fingernail extends out from a gray wall. The fingernail is painted black, with details similar to a night sky or galaxy.
Mika Rottenberg, Finger, 2018. Artificial finger and mechanical system, 2 ¾ x 5 1/8 in (7 × 13 cm). Installation view, Mika Rottenberg, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria, 2018. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Photo: Miro Kuzmanovic
Mika Rottenberg, NoNoseKnows (still), 2015. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, NoNoseKnows, 2015. Installation view, Mika Rottenberg, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria, 2018. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, NoNoseKnows, 2015. Video with sound and sculptural installation, 22 min., dimensions variable. Installation view, Mika Rottenberg, The Bass, Miami, 2017
Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. Dimensions variable
© Mika Rottenberg. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
Mika Rottenberg, Spaghetti Blockchain, 2019. © Mika Rottenberg Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth