Jac Leirner Nice to Meet You 1997

  • Not on view
Business cards, plexiglass and aluminum
2 3/16 x 64" (5.5 x 162.5 cm)
Gift of Patricia Phelps de Cisneros through the Latin American and Caribbean Fund in honor of Luis Enrique Pérez-Oramas
Object number
Painting and Sculpture

The artist
Galerie Lelong, New York
1997, Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
2017, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, acquired as gift from Patricia Phelps de Cisneros.

Exhibition history

Caracas, Sala Mendoza, "Jac Leirner, Circuitos del ver y del hacer", May 3 - June 7, 1998

Rio de Janeiro, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil. "Jac Leirner: Ad Infinitum", February 19 - April 28, 2002

Lima, Museo de Arte de Lima, "Diálogos. Arte Latinoamericano desde la Colección Cisneros", July 22 - September 26, 2004 and tour:
Santiago, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, November 25 - February 28, 2005
Bogotá, Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá, May 5 - June 29, 2005

San José, Museo de Arte y de Diseño Contemporáneo, “Ecos y contrastes. Arte contemporáneo en la Colección Cisneros”, December 7, 2005 - February 25, 2006 and tour:
San Salvador, Museo de Arte de El Salvador, March 30 - June 11, 2006


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