Charlemagne Palestine

18/05/2018 - 26/08/2018

Charlemagne Palestine :: © Detail of Charlemagne Palestine's exhibition GesammttkkunnsttMeshuggahhLaandtttt at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art in 2016, photographer Aad Hoogendoorn Charlemagne Palestine :: © Installation view Charlemagne Palestine's exhibition GesammttkkunnsttMeshuggahhLaandtttt at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art 2016, photographer Aad Hoogendoorn Charlemagne Palestine :: © Installation view Charlemagne Palestine's exhibition GesammttkkunnsttMeshuggahhLaandtttt at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art 2016, photographer Aad Hoogendoorn Charlemagne Palestine :: © Installation view Charlemagne Palestine's exhibition GesammttkkunnsttMeshuggahhLaandtttt at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art 2016, photographer Aad Hoogendoorn Charlemagne Palestine :: © Installation view Charlemagne Palestine's exhibition GesammttkkunnsttMeshuggahhLaandtttt at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art 2016, photographer Aad Hoogendoorn Charlemagne Palestine :: © Charlemagne Palestine, God-Bear Museum, 2015, photographer Aad Hoogendoorn, installation photo Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art 2016 Charlemagne Palestine :: © Charlemagne Palestine, Body Music I, 1973-74; Body Music II, 1973-74, photographer Aad Hoogendoorn, installation photo Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art 2016 Charlemagne Palestine :: © Charlemagne Palestine, Parachutists D-Day P-Day, 2000, photographer Aad Hoogendoorn, installation photo Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art 2016 Charlemagne Palestine :: © Charlemagne Palestine, detail of God-Bear Museum, 2015, photographer Aad Hoogendoorn, installation photo Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art 2016 Charlemagne Palestine :: © Charlemagne Palestine, sketch of Auf der Suche nach God-Bear (‘In Search of the God-Bear') in preparation of Documenta 8, 1987, photographer Aad Hoogendoorn, installation photo Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art 2016 Charlemagne Palestine :: © Performance Charlemagne Palestine during the opening of his solo-exhibition GesammttkkunnsttMeshuggahhLaandtttt at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art on 28 January 2016, photographer Aad Hoogendoorn Charlemagne Palestine :: © Performance Charlemagne Palestine during the opening of his solo-exhibition GesammttkkunnsttMeshuggahhLaandtttt at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art on 28 January 2016, photographer Aad Hoogendoorn

Almost 40 years on from his first performances in the Horta Hall, the New York-born musician and visual artist Charlemagne Palestine, who has been living in Brussels for the past 20 years, will be back with his fetish soft toys, and a visual and sonorous incantatory universe that is simultaneously chaotic, shamanic and radical.