ITSLIQUID ARCHIVE

Woo Collective

Design | January 27, 2020

The utensils we use reflect the lifestyle and culture of our generation. Woo Collective draws upon a grand tradition of quality Taiwanese craftsmanship to create a line of beautiful and functional home goods imbued with a fresh new perspective Read more


KUSAMA: COSMIC NATURE

Art | January 26, 2020

The New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) announced highlights of its expansive 2020 exhibition KUSAMA: Cosmic Nature, featuring work by internationally celebrated Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama (b. 1929), including new experiences and immersive installations, four of which will debut at the Botanical Garden. Read more


ZANELE MUHOLI

Art | January 25, 2020

Tate Modern will present the first major UK survey of South African visual activist Zanele Muholi. Muholi (b.1972) came to prominence in the early 2000s with photographs that told the stories of black lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer and intersex lives in South Africa. Read more


FineWatchesBerlin

Design | January 25, 2020

Mia Phyllis Liefer and Wilfried Liefer, daughter and father, born 1987 and 1957. We are inspired by art, music, craftmanship and design. And we are curious… We are people who need space and freedom, who have the courage to realize our ideas, who consciously take calculated risks, seek out productive connections with others, take pleasure in success, and never get bored. Read more


INTERVIEW: KEN BERMAN

Interviews | January 25, 2020

Interview: Ken Berman Luca Curci talks with Ken Berman during CONTEMPORARY VENICE 2019 at THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space. Read more


The Century Project for the…

Architecture | January 24, 2020

Led by Design Principal Alan Maskin, the Century Project is a renovation of the Space Needle focused on enhancing the visitor experience for the next 50 years. Providing a new sense of transparency, the redesign hearkens back to the Space Needle's original guiding principle: providing unparalleled views. Read more


JAIMIE JACOBS

Fashion | January 23, 2020

We believe that it's the small things and everyday moments in life that make us truly happy. In everything we do we aspire to make those small things and moments extra special and enjoyable. Read more


Niki de Saint Phalle

Art | January 22, 2020

MoMA PS1 will present the first New York museum exhibition of the work of visionary feminist and activist artist Niki de Saint Phalle (American and French, 1930‒2002). Read more


HARPER’S BAZAAR, PREMIER MAGAZINE DE…

Fashion | January 21, 2020

To celebrate the reopening of its fashion galleries, entirely renovated thanks to the patronage of Stephen and Christine Schwarzman, the Musée des Arts Décoratifs will present a major exhibition dedicated to Harper's Bazaar. Read more


Daiga Grantina: What Eats Around…

Art | January 20, 2020

The New Museum presents the first institutional solo exhibition in the US by Daiga Grantina (b. 1985, Saldus, Latvia). Daiga Grantina creates large-scale sculptural assemblages that emulate the natural world, often resembling terrariums and vegetation. Her labored configurations employ synthetic materials and incorporate conflicting physical qualities: soft and hard, transparent and opaque, mobile and static, strong and weak. Read more


London Design Biennale 2020

Design | January 19, 2020

London Design Biennale reveals programme and further speakers its first-ever Summit - a series of talks and panel conversations led by artistic director Es Devlin exploring the theme of Resonance, informing the pending agenda of the 2020 London Design Biennale. Read more


House on maple-tree hills

Architecture | January 18, 2020

A house in a residential area on the outskirts of Tokyo. Compared to the narrow front-side width, its depth goes further down. Two-thirds of its site is located approximately 3 meters above the street level. Read more


Andy Warhol

Art | January 17, 2020

Andy Warhol (1928-87) was one of the most recognisable artists of the late 20th century, yet his life and work continue to fascinate and be interpreted anew. Read more


YONOBI

Design | January 16, 2020

YONOBI's new store in Løvstræde, Copenhagen Central encapsulates the junction between beauty and function. Owner Nanna Egebjerg has built YONOBI from her passion for Japanese and Nordic aesthetics. The space embodies YONOBI's vision - sparking inspiration and serenity for anyone attuned to ceramics and art. Read more


Feedback release: CONTEMPORARY VENICE 2019

Events | January 15, 2020

ITSLIQUID GROUP, in collaboration with Venice Events and Ca' Zanardi, is pleased to share the remarkable success of CONTEMPORARY VENICE 2019 - ITSLIQUID International Art Show. Curated by Arch. Luca Curci (founder and director of THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space, ITSLIQUID Group and Luca Curci Architects), the openings took place at THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space and in Palazzo Ca' Zanardi, in Venice, and the exhibition is running from December 05, 2019 to January 10, 2020. Read more


WENDELL CASTLE AND THE “QUIET…

Design | January 10, 2020

R & Company presents Wendell Castle and the "Quiet Revolution" an extensive retrospective of early masterworks by Wendell Castle. Read more


INDEX Saudi 2020

Design | January 9, 2020

Now in its second year, INDEX Saudi 2020 once again takes center stage in the Kingdom with a bigger and better display of opportunities at the Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center on February 3-5, 2020. Already a leading sourcing platform for Saudi Arabia's interior buyers who specify products and services for the hospitality, commercial, residential and retail sectors as the Kingdom continues to grow at an exceptional rate, the trade show will help exhibitors address a range of business objectives all in one place. Read more


VEGAN FASHION WEEK: “FASHION IS…

Fashion | January 8, 2020

After its global success, Vegan Fashion Week returns to Los Angeles for its third edition in March 2020. Vegan Fashion Week has proven to be a historic event and is the leading ethical fashion movement in the world. This season's theme, "Fashion is Activism," explored the challenges surrounding ecological and climate change through the lenses of fashion, creativity, ethics, ecology, science, technology, and legal practices."The relationship between fashion, factory farming, and climate change cannot be ignored. Vegan sustainable fashion is the ultimate answer to climate change and waste pollution. I created an inclusive and collaborative movement dedicated to redesigning the industry and the consumers' daily habits" says Vegan Fashion Week creator and animal rights activist, Emmanuelle Rienda. Read more


ALBERT OEHLEN

Art | January 7, 2020

The Serpentine is delighted to announce a major exhibition by Albert Oehlen. Albert Oehlen (b. 1954, Krefeld, Germany) is one of the most innovative and significant artists working today. He has been a key figure in contemporary art since the 1980s and the diversity of his painting is a testament to the intrinsic freedom that remains at the heart of the medium. Read more


Countryside, The Future, an AMO…

Architecture | January 6, 2020

From February 20 through summer 2020 the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum will present Countryside, The Future, an exhibition addressing urgent environmental, political, and socioeconomic issues through the lens of architect and urbanist Rem Koolhaas and AMO, the think tank of the Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA). Read more


INTERVIEW: REBECCA STONE

Interviews | January 5, 2020

Rebecca Stone was born and raised in Dallas, TX. She has lived and worked in Nashville, TN since 2001. Read more


Marking Time: Process in Minimal…

Art | January 5, 2020

From December 18, 2019, through July 20, 2020, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum presents Marking Time: Process in Minimal Abstraction. Featuring a selection of nearly a dozen paintings and works on paper from the Guggenheim collection by Agnes Martin, Roman Opałka, Park Seo-Bo, and others, this presentation explores how artists operating in a variety of contexts foregrounded process as they forged new approaches to abstraction. Read more


Judd

Art | January 4, 2020

The Museum of Modern Art's exhibition Donald Judd, on view in The Steven and Alexandra Cohen Center for Special Exhibitions in The David and Peggy Rockefeller Building from March 1 through July 11, 2020, will be the first major US retrospective dedicated to Donald Judd (1928–1994) in over three decades. Read more


Studio Libeskind – “Gare Thiers-Est”

Architecture | January 3, 2020

Studio Libeskind in collaboration with Fevrier Carre Architectes and landscape architect Jean Mus was selected to design the "Gare Thiers-Est" (East Thiers Station), as a result of an international competition sponsored by the City of Nice. The project involves the design of 20,000 square meters of high-end commercial space that will feature two levels of shops, a 120 room hotel and office spaces, a sculptural entry pavilion, a 200 seat auditorium below grade, and a restaurant offering an open roof terrace with views towards the sea on the top floor. Read more


Natalie Czech / Friederike Feldmann

Art | January 2, 2020

The double exhibition Natalie Czech / Friederike Feldmann brings together two artistic positions that deal specifically with pictorial and linguistic topics and question how meanings are created. The exhibition in the Maschinenhaus M2 at the KINDL - Centre for Contemporary Art brings selected series of the two artists’ works into a dialogical context. In her conceptual photographs, Natalie Czech develops new meanings in the aesthetic interweaving of different levels of text and image. The artist examines the interaction between linguistic and visual information and uncovers poetic potential. In the series Poems by Repetition (since 2017), Czech doubles or multiplies photographed objects and rearranges them, in some cases divided into individual segments. By repeating relevant parts of sentences and words, highlighting them in colour, or covering unimportant elements, she reveals minimalist poems-for example, in the lyrics of Beatles songs. Read more


Paperwallet

Fashion | January 1, 2020

Founded in 2007, Paperwallet is an international e-commerce brand specializing in minimalist wallets with a twist. With an equal focus on functionality, design, and style, Paperwallet accessories are a modern alternative to traditional leather wallets. Each Paperwallet product features a limited-edition design created by artists from around the world. The Paperwallet brand originates from hustle and humble beginnings. Read more


French Dream Towers by XTU

Architecture | December 31, 2019

Located in a new developing area of Hangzhou, the French Dream Towers are designed to display and showcase French expertise. Read more


CALL FOR ARTISTS: THE BODY…

Calls | December 31, 2019

ITSLIQUID GROUP, in collaboration with Venice Events and Ca' Zanardi, is selecting all interesting photo, painting, video art, installation/sculpture and performance art works to include in the next exhibition THE BODY LANGUAGE - ITSLIQUID International Art Exhibition 2020 that will be held in Venice during the period of Venice Carnival 2020 Read more


Bauhaus Chicago: Design in the…

Design | December 30, 2019

In 1933, when the Nazi regime closed down the German Bauhaus, the renowned school’s history of progressive design education seemingly ended, and with it, its innovative synthesis of art, craft, and technology. Yet by the late 1930s, as World War II loomed on the horizon, a number of the school’s notable designers and educators left Europe and found their way to Chicago, taking positions at the New Bauhaus, later the Institute of Design (ID) and the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT). As leaders at these institutions, László Moholy-Nagy and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe not only introduced the Bauhaus’s avant-garde ideals to the American Midwest but set about translating them the region's urban spaces, materials, and industries. Read more


INTERVIEW: FANT WENGER

Interviews | December 29, 2019

In Fant Wenger's paintings, nature and technology usually collide in a rugged and momentous way. Not only is the chosen spectrum of colours powerful, the artist also places railway wagons, telephone poles, parabolic antennas or even a satellite in the landscape. These are surrounded by trees with extensive branches and undergrowth. Read more