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HUMAN+. THE FUTURE OF OUR SPECIES

HUMAN+. THE FUTURE OF OUR SPECIESImage courtesy of Palazzo Esposizioni

HUMAN+. THE FUTURE OF OUR SPECIES
February 27 – July 01, 2018
Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome
Curated by Cathrine Kramer

HUMAN+ was conceived and first exhibited at Science Gallery at Trinity College Dublin.
This new iteration of HUMAN+ is a coproduction of the exhibition by Science Gallery and Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona.

Cyborgs, superhumans and clones. Evolution or extinction? What does it mean to be a human today? What will it feel like to be a human a hundred years from now? Technological capabilities are increasing at a rapid pace – should we continue to embrace modifications to our minds, bodies and daily lives, or are there boundaries we shouldn’t overstep?

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Call for artists: Venice Experimental Video and Performance Art Festival 2018

Call for artists: Venice Experimental Video and Performance Art Festival 2018

Call for artists: Venice Experimental Video and Performance Art Festival
July 26-27, 2018 | Deadline:  July 09, 2018
September 27-28, 2018 | Deadline: August 31, 2018

ITS LIQUID GROUP, in collaboration with Venice Events and Ca’ Zanardi, is proud to announce the open call for Venice Experimental Video and Performance Art Festival, the international festival, that will be presented during the same period of the BIENNALE ARCHITETTURA 2018 – 16th International Architecture Exhibition.

Venice Experimental Video and Performance Art Festival is organized and curated by Arch. Luca Curci (founder and director of THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space, ITS LIQUID GROUP and LUCA CURCI ARCHITECTS), in collaboration with Venice Events at THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space, and organized and curated by Arch. Luca Curci and Andrea Chinellato (director of Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi) at Palazzo Ca’ Zanardi.

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Svala

Svala - Luxury vegan handbags & apparelImage courtesy of Svala

Svala
Luxury vegan handbags & apparel

Svala was founded to create beautiful, stylish pieces that are animal-friendly and produced sustainably. Svala began as a line of lingerie, sleepwear and loungewear made in Los Angeles with fabrics such as organic cotton and reclaimed factory surplus lace. We have now expanded our range to include luxury, vegan, handcrafted handbags. Svala handbags are handcrafted in Los Angeles from premium, vegan, PVC-free fabrics such as luxurious, Italian PU, Piñatex® (made from pineapple leaf fiber) and cork. Each Svala handbag is lined with fabric made from organic cotton and recycled polyester made with plastic bottles. 10% of Svala’s profits are donated to various animal and environmental charities and they also participate in a carbon offset program.

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ITSLIQUID International Contest 5th Edition 2017 – Winners

It’s LIQUID International Contest 5th Edition 2017 – Winners

ITSLIQUID International Contest 5th Edition 2017 – Winners

ITSLIQUID GROUP is pleased to announce the WINNERS of the ITSLIQUID International Contest – 5th Edition 2017. The contest is born with the goal of promoting contemporary art, architecture and design through all the divulging tools that the communication platform ITSLIQUID has used for years (press release, mailing list with more than 200.000 subscribers, international contemporary art and design events realization). The contest, with a free theme, were divided in ten categories: painting, sculpture and installation, photography, video-art, computer graphics, architecture, illustration and drawing, performing art, product design and fashion design.

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Michal Oren Jewelry

Michal Oren JewelryImage courtesy of Michal Oren Jewelry

Michal Oren Jewelry

Michal Oren Jewelry is a Tel-Aviv based design studio.
The delicate jewelry pieces coordinate with the person who wears them. All pieces are handmade by Michal Oren herself, a designer and metalsmith who usestraditional silversmith techniques.

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A homage to Björk at Gucci Garden

A homage to Björk at Gucci GardenImage courtesy of Gucci

A homage to Björk at Gucci Garden

Unveiling the new period rooms – spaces dedicated to transient displays of different artists and themes – inside the Gucci Garden Galleria in Florence. Curated by critic Maria Luisa Frisa, the inaugural exhibit is dedicated to the collaboration between singer and songwriter Björk and Alessandro Michele.

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Serpentine Pavilion 2018 by Frida Escobedo

Serpentine Pavilion 2018 by Frida EscobedoImage courtesy of Serpentine Gallery
 

Serpentine Pavilion 2018 by Frida Escobedo
Serpentine Gallery, London
From 15 June to 7 October 2018

Architect Frida Escobedo, celebrated for dynamic projects that reactivate urban space, has been commissioned to design the Serpentine Pavilion 2018. Harnessing a subtle interplay of light, water and geometry, her atmospheric courtyard-based design draws on both the domestic architecture of Mexico and British materials and history, specifically the Prime Meridian line at London’s Royal Observatory in Greenwich.

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