Vik Muniz recreates some of art history’s most recognised artworks through a collage of materials as varied as diamonds and scrap metal, before photographing them to create his own version of works by the likes of Gustav Klimt or Gerhard Richter. Most arresting is his Birth of Venus made using discarded materials to create an ideal of beauty from junk. Until 5 April.
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March 27, 2022