Le Centre national des arts plastiques (Cnap)

Le Centre national des arts plastiques (Cnap), Paris, acquires Jacqueline de Jong’s Porca Miseria (2021)

Pippy Houldsworth Gallery is delighted to announce that Jacqueline de Jong’s Porca Miseria(2021) has been acquired by Le Centre national des arts plastiques (Cnap), Paris. This large-scale work on paper belongs to a body of work completed by the artist following the period of global lockdowns. The title is derived from an Italian expression frequently used by de Jong’s late friend, Swiss architect Luigi Snozzi, for whom the work was made in honour of.

Jacqueline de Jong is to be awarded the prestigious honour of Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French Minister of Culture in May 2023.

Recent solo museum exhibitions include The Ultimate Kiss, WIELS, Brussels (2021), touring to MOSTYN, Wales (2021-22), and Kunstmuseum Ravensburg, Germany (2022); Pinball Wizard: The Work and Life of Jacqueline de Jong, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (2019); Jacqueline de Jong, Les Abattoirs, Toulouse (2018-19); and Jacqueline de Jong & The Situationist Times, Malmö Konsthall (2018-19).

Collections include Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Moderna Museet, Stockholm; Centre Pompidou, Paris; Musée les Abattoirs, Toulouse; Musée d’Art Moderne de Paris; Amsterdam Museum, Amsterdam; Cobra Museum for Modern Art, Amstelveen; Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem; Museum Arnhem, Arnhem; Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam; Museum Jorn, Silkeborg; Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo; MONA Tasmania; Kunstmuseum Göteborg, Gothenburg; Lenbachhaus, Munich; and Rachofsky Collection, TX.

Pippy Houldsworth Gallery will present a solo booth Jacqueline de Jong: 1960s at Art Basel 2023.

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Image: Jacqueline de Jong, Porca Miseria, 2021, oil on paper, 140 x 188 cm

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