Bettina Pousttchi – Works

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Bettina Pousttchi, Installation view, 2019
Bettina Pousttchi
Installation view
2019
In Recent Years, Berlinische Galerie – Museum for Modern Art Berlin

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘A3’, 2019
Bettina Pousttchi
A3, 2019
crash barriers, steel
221 (h) x 204 x 94 cm / 87 (h) x 80¼ x 37 in

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Käthe’, 2018
Bettina Pousttchi
Käthe, 2018
tree protection barriers, stainless steel powdercoated
148 (h) x 68 x 104 cm / 58¼ (h) x 26¾ x 41 in

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Felix’, 2018
Bettina Pousttchi
Felix, 2018
bike staple polished stainless steel
108 (h) x 115 x 140 cm / 42½ (h) x 45¼ x 55 in

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Alexander, installation view Frieze Sculpture 2019, Regents Park London’
Bettina Pousttchi
Alexander, installation view Frieze Sculpture 2019, Regents Park London
Street bollards, steel
93 (h) x 76 x 222 cm / 36½ (h) x 30 x 87½ in

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Protection’, Installation view
Bettina Pousttchi
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Protection
Installation view

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Bettina Pousttchi, Installation view, Buchmann Box, 2018
Bettina Pousttchi
Installation view
Buchmann Box
2018
Functional street furniture, in this case tree protection barriers, are the starting point for her sculptures, which are shaped by means of mechanical bending, pressing and twisting. This process leaves their original function behind and makes them a witness of an event that we inevitably associate with our own experience in the urban space.

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘UNN (United Nations Nuremberg), Neues Museum Nürnberg’, 2018
Bettina Pousttchi
UNN (United Nations Nuremberg), Neues Museum Nürnberg, 2018

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘UNN (United Nations Nuremberg), Neues Museum Nürnberg’, 2018
Bettina Pousttchi
UNN (United Nations Nuremberg), Neues Museum Nürnberg, 2018

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Drive Thru Museum, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas’, Installation view, 2014
Bettina Pousttchi
Drive Thru Museum, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas
Installation view
2014

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Drive Thru Museum, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas’, Installation view, 2014
Bettina Pousttchi
Drive Thru Museum, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas
Installation view
2014

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Metropolitan Life, Museo Nivola, It’, Installation view, 2017
Bettina Pousttchi
Metropolitan Life, Museo Nivola, It
Installation view
2017

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Suspended Mies, The Arts Club of Chicago, 2017’, Installation view
Bettina Pousttchi
Suspended Mies, The Arts Club of Chicago, 2017
Installation view

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Suspended Mies, The Arts Club of Chicago’, Installation view, 2017
Bettina Pousttchi
Suspended Mies, The Arts Club of Chicago
Installation view
2017

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Sleeping Empire, installation view Sprengel Museum Hannover’, 2015
Bettina Pousttchi
Sleeping Empire, installation view Sprengel Museum Hannover, 2015
Photograph on textile
1700 x 480 cm / 669¼ x 189 in

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Protection’, Installation view, 2018
Bettina Pousttchi
Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Protection
Installation view
2018

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Kunsthalle Mainz’, Installation view, 2018
Bettina Pousttchi
Kunsthalle Mainz
Installation view
2018

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Kunsthalle Mainz’, Installation view, 2018
Bettina Pousttchi
Kunsthalle Mainz
Installation view
2018

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Framework’, 2016
Bettina Pousttchi
Framework, 2016
Fired and glazed clay
119 (h) x 194 x 5,5 cm / 46¾ (h) x 76½ x 2¼ in

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘NYT’, 2016
Bettina Pousttchi
NYT, 2016
ceramic, steel
117 (h) x 60,5 x 81 cm / 46 (h) x 23¾ x 32 in

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘World Time Clock, The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.’, 2016–2017
Bettina Pousttchi
World Time Clock, The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C., 20162017
24 photographs
each 180 x 225 cm / 70¾ x 88½ in

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Moscow Time’, 2012
Bettina Pousttchi
Moscow Time, 2012
Photograph
180 x 225 cm / 70¾ x 88½ in

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘The City, City Art Museum Wolfsburg’, 2014
Bettina Pousttchi
The City, City Art Museum Wolfsburg, 2014
Photo installation on the facade of Wolfsburg Castle
35 x 77,5 m / 114 ¾ x 254 ¼ ft

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Framework, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt’, 2012
Bettina Pousttchi
Framework, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, 2012
Photo installation, rotunda
7,5 x 42 m / 24 ½ x 137 ¾ ft

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Basel Time II’, 2010
Bettina Pousttchi
Basel Time II, 2010
Site specific photo installation, 1500 x 1900 cm / 590½ x 748 in
Art|41|Basel, Art Public Project, June 2010

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Echo Berlin, Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin’, 2009
Bettina Pousttchi
Echo Berlin, Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin, 2009
970 paper posters on the facade of Temporaere Kunsthalle Berlin
11 x 20 x 57 m 36 x 65 ½ x 187 ft

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Viktoria’, 2013
Bettina Pousttchi
Viktoria, 2013
Street bollards, powder coated
89,5 (h) x 102 x 125 cm / 35 (h) x 40 x 49 in

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Hugo’, 2015
Bettina Pousttchi
Hugo, 2015
Street bollards, powder coated
90 (h) x 40 x 33 cm / 35½ (h) x 15¾ x 13 in

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘The Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.’, Installation view, 2016
Bettina Pousttchi
The Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
Installation view
2016

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Double Momument (for Flavin and Tatlin)’, 2010
Bettina Pousttchi
Double Momument (for Flavin and Tatlin), 2010
Crowd barriers, neon, 390 (h) x 150 x 120 cm
Installation view, Kolbe Museum, Berlin 2011

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Bettina Pousttchi, ‘Reset’, 2001
Bettina Pousttchi
Reset, 2001
Video projection with lattice bench, 5:20 min