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About fertility and virility, fears and vulnerabilities

The Giant’s Causeway, in north Ireland. Build by the Giant Fionn Maccumhail to cross the sea and go to Scotland, to fight another giant.


The biology of the human body as a complex system of muscles, nerves, blood and brains. The development of the embryo and its sexual development. The first big fusion between film and art since Luis Buñuel’s Un Chien Andalous. - Barney got is bachelor at the universaty of Yale. Exposed at the Documenta IX in 1992 (Kassel) with OTTOshaft. -Biennale of Venetie (1993) - first soloshow at the Bojmans van Beuningen museum - 2003: one big mega exposition of‘The Cremaster cycle)

Cre master 4 Written and Directed by Matthew Barney Produced by Artangel, James Lingwood, and Matthew Barney Director of Photography Peter Strietmann Principal Production Team Hervé Chandès Fondation Cartier pour l’Art Contemporain, Paris, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York City, with support from The Arts Council of England Tom Johnson

The Island of Man is used for anual races. It is a tradionion but a lot of racers were killed.


Matthew Barney  

publication to display the work of Matthew Barney