Current and upcoming
Zeroes + Ones
KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin
Exhibitions at Jan Mot
Galerie Claire Burrus, Carine Campo, Michel Grandsard, readymades belong to everyone®
Mario Garcia Torres, Robert Morris, Philippe Thomas
A situation in which an argument can be discussed
Works (1985 - 1995)
This section of the page presents a selection of individual works conceived by Philippe Thomas as well as exhibitions and publications that are equally part of his artistic practice.
Works (before 1985)
1951 (Nice) - 1995 (Paris)
Created by the French artist Philippe Thomas, the communication agency called readymades belong to everyone®, for its American version inaugurated in 1987 in New York, and les ready-made appartiennent à tout le monde®, for its French version, is an entrepreneurial structure behind which the artist disappears. MAMCO owns all of this agency, which ceased to operate in 1995. The book The Agency (L'Agence) is the first systematic and exhaustive study of this enterprise which has radically questioned the figure of the author. The book also contains the last unpublished interview with Philippe Thomas, which provides an understanding of the profound coherence of his artistic project. Includes also texts by Paul Bernard and Emeline Jaret. Published by MAMCO in 2021 in both French and English version.