The Sigmund Freud Museum — Contemporary Art Collection was opened in Vienna on November 21, 1997. The beginning of this enterprise started in 1989 when Joseph Kosuth realised in the Freud Museum his work “Zero & Not”. After that he started together with curator Peter Pakesch and director of the Freud Museum Ingrid Scholz — Strasser to invite selected artists to make a contribution to this collection. Focussing on the theme: psychoanalysis and art. It hosts now a group of 13 works by artists like Joseph Kosuth, Ilya Kabakov, John Baldessari, Jenny Holzer and others.
Texts: Inge Scholz-Strasser, Piter Pakesh
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