Elmgreen & Dragset: The Outsiders Installation and preventive conservation of a contemporary artwork

By Saara Peisa

An old Mercedes is standing in the back of a car park. You could just pass by, but something draws your attention; perhaps it is the magazine on the dashboard or something inside packed in bubble wrap. You look in and are startled – some guys are sleeping in there! Are they real? I can’t believe it, they look so real! After the initial shock, you start to look for the story. Why are they sleeping in a car? Where are they going?

» Source: International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works

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This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement Nº 760801


            

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