Liam Gillick (born 1964 in Aylesbury, UK) works in a whole range of different media. His art does not simply consist of spacious installations, graphically complex texts, and minimalist objects. He also publishes full-length books, composes film music, arranges exhibitions and produces architectural designs. The parallelism of his work is crucial. On the one hand his projects are a manifestation of free artistic expression; on the other,… Read more
About the artwork
Restructured Diagrammed, 2007 is a large-scale installation work designed by the artist to purposefully divide the surrounding space. The specified wall is patterned in acrylic paint, using a 40 x 40 cm (16 x 16 in) stencil in one of 4 colors. The artist's interest in minimalism and conceptualism is notable in this architectural sculpture, as is Gillick's method of partitioning and dividing spaces in an attempt to limit the movements of his audience, in the hope that they question and reflect on the barriers they encounter on a daily basis.