Name Announcer

Name Announcer


Pierre Huyghe

(French, b. 1962)

A person at the entrance of a space

Purchased with funds from an anonymous donor 2017.191

Edition: One of two editions. The other edition belongs to the MCA in Chicago.



On the threshold of an exhibition space someone asks the name of the person who wants to enter and announces it to the space. The person’s presence is amplified, exposed to the people or entities who entered previously.

Name Announcer will be performed on Saturdays and Sundays, 10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m. and 2:005:00 p.m. through September 2018.

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