Inventing Abstraction, 1910–1925 is on view through April 15, 2013 at The Museum of Modern Art. Find out more at

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Contemporary Artists about abstraction


On the “Conversations” page of our exhibition website you can hear contemporary artists speak about a work of their choice in Inventing Abstraction. Recently Wolfgang Laib spoke about his special relation with Kazimir Malevich’s White on White. Laib’s current installation Pollen from Hazelnut in the Museum’s atrium, on view through March 11th, 2013, gives his story a particular resonance.


Wolfgang Laib, Pollen from Hazelnut, currently installed at The Museum of Modern Art. Photo by Jason Mandella.

About Wolfgang Laib’s exhibition at MoMA
More about Malevich’s White on White
See also our earlier post about White on White at MoMA in 1936