Willem de Rooij

Los Angeles

28 Jan
6 May
Zhao Yannian, 1979, woodcut print illustration of La Xun’s True Story of Ah Q (1921)

Power Station of Art, China

By Matthew McLean
Matthias Herrmann, the president of the Vienna Secession from 1999–2006, photographing himself in the exhibition 'Christopher Williams & Jeroen de Rijke/Willem de Rooij’, Secession, Vienna, 2005–6

Christopher Williams and Willem de Rooij discuss whether referentiality in art, if once polemical, has become an orthodoxy and if so, is there is a way out?

By Jörg Heiser