MB half-full MD

An exhibition dedicated to Marcel Broodthaers and Marcel Duchamp

July 28, 2017, 18:00 — 22:00

fontaine b. was invited to participate in the exhibition MB half – full MD by Pierre Granoux, artist–curator (LAGE EGAL) & Michal B. Ron, art historian and theoretician under the motto: A guest + a host = a ghost.

We presented the following works: 

Marcel Duchamp
Apres l’amour
Etching (second phase) on vellum paper

Marcel Duchamp
Selected details after Courbet / Morceaux choisis d’après Courbet
Etching (first phase) on vellum paper

List of contributors 

Alexei Kostroma, An Paenhuysen, Andreas Burger, Andrei Monsrtyrski, Angel Vergara, Anonym, Antoine Lefebvre, Aurélie Noury, Bruno Nagel, Daniel Bozhkov, Daniel Malone, FranckDavid, Frank Hesse, Hannah Bruckmüller, Ioana Alexe, Jofroi Amaral/Cédric Bostyn, Julian Wasser, Klaus Killisch, Man Ray, Marcel Broodthaers, Marcel Duchamp, Marie von Heyl, Mathieu Mercier, Michael Behn, Michal B. Ron, Moritz Frei, Patxi Bergé, Pierre Granoux, Roland Fuhrmann, Saâdane Afif, Serge Stephan, Vadim Zakharov, Wolfgang Müller, Yuri Albert, Yuri Leiderman, Yusuke Suga, u.a.

Curated by Pierre Granoux & Michal B. Ron


An Paenhuysen about Wolfgang Müller’s »Die Hyperinterpretation von Marcel Duchamps Großes Glas durch Bruno Hoffmann im Westberliner Frontkino 1984«
Hannah Bruckmüller, »To be a straight thinker or not to be. Learning to count with Marcel Broodthaers«
Angel Vergara in films about Marcel Broodthaers
Daniel Bozhkov performing »Between Good and Better, dedicated to Marcel Broodthaers«


A celebration of MARCEL BROODTHAERS’ half and MARCEL DUCHAMP’s full birthdays with artists’ contributions and presentations, in search after connections, contradictions, relations, negations, similarities, differences, triumphs and failures, or so we hope.

With the kind support of

ArtButler, Archives Acquaviva, Sammlung von Foerster, Semra Sevin, fontaine b., LAGE EGAL, Galerie Adamski, Le Flâneur and our host FREEHOME …

Photography by Daniel Zakharov