02.12.2019 - John Gerrard: 'Western Flag (Spindletop, Texas)' at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid

John Gerrard: Western Flag (Spindletop, Texas), Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid


The latest iteration of John Gerrard's Western Flag (Spindletop, Texas), 2017 is unveiled in central Madrid outside the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza to coincide with the 25th United Nations Climate Change conference (COP25). This iconic gesture of protest will be shown on a giant LED wall in the public realm outside the museum and will continue the series of outdoor presentations of the work that has included: Somerset House, London (2017), Desert X, California, (2019), Hamburg Rathausmarkt, Hamburg (2019), with further presentations to come in 2020.


Opening: 2 December, 2019

Exhibition dates: 2-13 December, 2019 


Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

Paseo del Prado, 8

28014 Madrid


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