Image courtesy of Luca Curci
Feedback release: LIQUID ROOMS – THE LABYRINTH
Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi, Venice: February 10, 2017
The amazing event LIQUID ROOMS – THE LABYRINTH, It’s LIQUID International Art Show, has been inaugurated on February 10, 2017 at Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi, Venice, introducing the selected artworks of relevant artists from 28 nations. The event is part of the official program of Venice Carnival 2017 (February 11-28, 2017), that will be opened until February 28, 2017.
LIQUID ROOMS – THE LABYRINTH is organized and curated by Arch. Luca Curci (director of It’s LIQUID Group) and Andrea Chinellato (director of Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi).
Image courtesy of Galerie Perrotin
Jens Fänge. Sister Feelings at Galerie Perrotin
Galerie Perrotin, Hong Kong
From 19 January 2017 to 18 March 2017
Galerie Perrotin, Hong Kong is pleased to present “Sister Feelings”, the second exhibition dedicated to Swedish artist Jens Fänge, following “The Hours Before” at Galerie Perrotin, Paris last spring, with a new series of 17 panel paintings. Somewhere at the crossroads between the early 20th century practice of collage and the ancient art of shadow play, Jens Fänge has developed a surrealistic matryoshka-like aesthetics, which consists of assembling paintings within paintings.
Image courtesy of The Contemporary Jewish Museum
From Generation to Generation: Inherited Memory and Contemporary Art
The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco
From 25 November 2016 to April 02, 2017
There are many forms of memory: memories of events we have experienced, memories we have heard as family stories and from popular culture, even memories of an imagined future. The Contemporary Jewish Museum presents the work of twenty-four contemporary artists who grapple with memories that are not their own in From Generation to Generation: Inherited Memory and Contemporary Art. They remember and recall stories that were never theirs and assemble them in a variety of media to be seen, heard, and experienced by others.
Image courtesy of Fondation Louis Vuitton
Icons of Modern Art – The Shchukin Collection
Fondation Louis Vuitton – Paris
from February 20 to March 5, 2017
In response to the tremendous success of the Icons of Modern Art – The Shchukin Collection exhibition, the Fondation Louis Vuitton has announced that the show will be extended until March 5, 2017. This gives the public a chance to discover or rediscover the 130 masterpieces of modern art and their resonance with works by Russian avant-garde artists. In the ten weeks since it opened, the exhibition Icons of Modern Art – The Shchukin Collection at the Fondation Louis Vuitton has already welcomed over 600,000 visitors.
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Around Klimt. Giuditta, heroism and seduction
Centro Culturale Candiani, Mestre, Venice
From 14 December 2016 to 5 March 2017
The Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia has inaugurated the first in a series of fascinating events dedicated to modern and contemporary art at the Centro Culturale Candiani of Mestre which, under the title of Corto Circuito. The exhibition is centred on one of the most fascinating myths of the Biblical tradition: the story of ‘Judith’. The centrepiece of the exhibition is Gustav Klimt’s masterpiece, Giuditta II (Salomè), lent for the occasion by Ca’ Pesaro.
Image courtesy of Amanda Levete
MAAT Museum by Amanda Levete
MAAT (the Museum of Art Architecture and Technology) is a new institution designed by Amanda Levete currently under construction on the banks of Lisbon’s Tagus river. With work in Portugal now reaching its climax, the building is set to open its doors this October. Led by director Pedro Gadanho, MAAT will explore contemporary culture through visual arts, new media, architecture, technology, and science.
Image courtesy of Peggy Guggenheim Collection
My Weapon Against the Atom Bomb is a Blade of Grass. Tancredi. A Retrospective
Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
From 12 November 2016 to 13 March 2017
From 12 November 2016 to 13 March 2017 the Peggy Guggenheim Collection presents the exhibition My Weapon Against the Atom Bomb is a Blade of Grass. Tancredi. A Retrospective. With over ninety works, this much-awaited retrospective marks the return to Venice of Tancredi Parmeggiani, among the most original and prolific Italian painters of the second half of the twentieth century.