John Cage

  • 1912 - 1992
  • Born in 1912, in United States

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A major figure of 20th century avant-garde music, John Cage produced experimental works, invented the prepared piano, introduced silence as a compositional element, developed the ideas of chance and indeterminacy, and made use of electronic devices.

In The Collection

Exhibition of the Collection

From 3 June 2015 to 4 January 2016

Pop & Music

The collection is constantly evolving. This third presentation of the Collection of the Fondation's artworks, with popist lines, including music and sound, gather more than twenty contemporary artists.