Walter De Maria: Truth / Beauty

The late Walter De Maria confronts the powerful duality of truth and beauty at Gagosian

At Gagosian Le Bourget on the outskirts of Paris, a mezzanine viewing level encircles the main gallery space so that visitors can look down into an installation. Even if Jean Nouvel, who was responsible for repurposing the former industrial building in 2012, gave deliberate thought to this architectural feature, he still would not have anticipated the installation of the late Walter De Maria’s Truth / Beauty sculptures, which are being presented posthumously as a solo show.  (Photos © Thomas Lannes)

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