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HASSAN SHARIF

Art | June 7, 2024

Galleria Franco Noero is pleased to present Hassan Sharif’s solo exhibition, his first in Torino and also in an Italian Gallery, in collaboration with the artist’s Estate and announcing its representation. The exhibition pays homage to Sharif’s enduring legacy and profound contributions to the art world, presenting a curated selection of his most outstanding works and offering a significant glimpse into the artist’s transformative journey. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: FENGZEE YANG

Art | June 6, 2024

"My art-making emerges as poignant expressions of ineffable yearning. Each crafted curve and enigmatic form become models of my emotions, a visual poem encapsulating the essence of my longing. Themes of "missing" reverberate through my work - whether it’s an empty hook, drawer, or cradle - all serve as metaphors for the profound gaps within the human experience. It symbolizes the absence of function, the lack of context, and the void of knowledge; it is a reminder of the uprooted aspects of our lives". Read more


DOG ON THE FORGE

Art | June 3, 2024

On the occasion of the 60th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia, this April, Jim Dine, American painter, sculptor, and poet, is set to take over the Palazzo Rocca Contarini Corfù with an ambitious survey exhibition curated by Gerhard Steidl, Founding Director of Kunsthaus Göttingen. Read more


FEATURED ARTISTS: PREETI & PRASHANT…

Art | May 31, 2024

"Our wildlife photography journey started in South Africa in 2010 when Prashant’s work took us to Durban. Being city kids, our previous wildlife experiences were limited to zoos. To see them in the wild, roaming free, was a real eye-opener. Read more


SEEING FOREST: SINGAPORE PAVILION AT…

Art | May 17, 2024

As visitors enter Seeing Forest, they step into a mysterious, forested zone that exists both in the imagination and in Singapore. In this in-between space called the secondary forest - a threshold between old-growth or primary forest and developed areas, between urban and wild, invention and reality - artist Robert Zhao Renhui invites us to consider a complex web of human and non-human co-existence. Seeing Forest encourages visitors to explore the ways in which urban design can shape the natural world, and vice versa, resulting in a new ecosystem of migrant species that echoes the histories, trajectories and makeup of a city’s human population. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: KAROLIINA MYLLYMÄKI

Art | May 12, 2024

"I'm a visual artist (b.1989) currently living and working in Helsinki, Finland. My practice includes drawing and making collages, with ink, coal and pencil, chalk and watercolour. With my work, I study the human body and the natural world. I'm interested in psychology, people and humanity, spirituality, nature and the environment, and these are the sources of my inspiration." Read more


MONGOLIAN PAVILION AT THE 60TH…

Art | May 10, 2024

The exhibition "Discovering the Present from the Future" by Ochirbold Ayurzana in the Mongolian Pavilion explores the profound levels of Read more


TREVOR YEUNG: COURTYARD OF ATTACHMENTS,…

Art | May 9, 2024

M+, Asia’s first global museum of contemporary visual culture in the West Kowloon Cultural District in Hong Kong, and the Hong Kong Arts Development Council (HKADC) are pleased to present the exhibition Trevor Yeung: Courtyard of Attachments, Hong Kong in Venice, Collateral Event at the 60th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia. This solo exhibition of brand-new works by Hong Kong based artist Trevor Yeung is curated by Olivia Chow, Assistant Curator, Visual Art, M+, and marks the sixth collaboration between M+ and HKADC at one of the world’s most prestigious platforms for international contemporary art. In his Venice presentation, Trevor Yeung explores sentimentality, desire, and relationships of power through the concept of attachment, which manifests as feelings of connection with objects as well as a longing for someone special. Read more


SOULS OF VENICE

Art | May 7, 2024

"Anime di Venezia – Souls of Venice" is the new creation of Italian-American artist Lorenzo Quinn, which will be on display in Venice from 20th April to 15th September 2024, commemorating the 700th anniversary of Marco Polo’s death and coinciding with the 60th Art Biennale. Comprised of 15 statues made of a metallic mesh weave of thousands of links, the installation presents some of the most significant ‘Souls’ that have lived over the centuries of the Venetian Republic, traditionally known as La Serenissima. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: XIAODONG MA

Art | May 4, 2024

Chicago-based Industrial designer and visual artist Xiaodong Ma was born in Nanjing, China, in 1991. After receiving his MFA from the California College of the Arts in 2019, he has been exploring the intersection between art and design for years with an unwavering obsession with the simplicity and intricacy of nature and man-made. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: NEIL SHAPIRO

Art | May 1, 2024

We are excited to introduce Neil Shapiro, who uses photography to capture the magnificence of nature. To achieve this, Shapiro shoots "wide open" for a shallow depth of field, emphasizing focal points. His photographs are direct and crisp, leaving no room for ambiguity. Read more


NOMADER: SAN MARINO PAVILION AT…

Art | April 28, 2024

The Republic of San Marino participates in the 60th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia with the project Nomader by Eddie Martinez, curated by Alison M. Gingeras. On display, a new body of works by the American artist, conceived specifically for La Fucina del Futuro (Calle San Lorenzo 5063B, Castello), the venue of the Pavilion in continuity with the Biennale Architettura 2023. Read more


FRANCESCO VEZZOLI: MUSEI DELLE LACRIME

Art | April 27, 2024

From 17 April to 24 November 2024, Fondazione Civici Musei di Venezia and the Venice International Foundation present Musei delle Lacrime (Museums of Tears), a site-specific exhibition conceived by Francesco Vezzoli (Brescia, 1971) for the painting gallery of Museo Correr in Venice. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: ROXANE BERGER

Art | April 26, 2024

"Science has fueled my imagination and inspired my painting. I’ve seen cellular structures through microscopes and looked through telescopes to see planets and stars. In my imagination and in my paintings, these images become bigger, brighter and more colorful than what I have seen through those instruments. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: MINGHANG DU

Art | April 25, 2024

Minghang Du believes that creativity is an open space where imagination and innovation merge. It's the power to think beyond conventions, visualize new ossibilities, and express oneself uniquely. Creativity fuels her passion for self-expression and problem-solving. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: YUXUAN GONG

Art | April 24, 2024

I am Yuxuan Gong, a spirited artist and fashion designer with dual roots in the vibrant landscapes of New York and London. My creative journey is a whimsical exploration, a dance that unfolds on the canvas of garments, bringing forth tangible expressions of identity. Read more


CANADA PAVILION AT THE 60TH…

Art | April 23, 2024

The National Gallery of Canada (NGC) announced today that Kapwani Kiwanga will represent Canada at the 60th International Art Exhibition Read more


YAYOI KUSAMA: INFINITY MIRROR ROOMS

Art | April 21, 2024

Tate Modern presents a special exhibition of two immersive mirror room installations by Yayoi Kusama. This vear-long. focused exhibition showcases these much-loved works by one of the most celebrated artists working today. Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirror Rooms is a rare chance to experience two major installations alongside fascinating early documentation of Kusama's experimental performances and events, as well as a brand-new sculptural work that continues the theme of endless replication. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: CRAIG SCOFFONE

Art | April 20, 2024

Craig Scoffone is a fine art photographer based in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has been shooting for 40 years, and has had his works published and exhibited both domestically and internationally. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: ANNA ALFANANA

Art | April 19, 2024

Anna Khrustaleva, known by her stage name Anna Alfanana, is a Russian contemporary abstract artist whose work reflects her upbringing in the northern regions of Russia. Influenced by the ancient walls of the Orthodox Christian Spasso-Prilutsky monastery, her art takes form in abstract paintings. Read more


ABOVE ZOBEIDE

Art | April 19, 2024

Organised by the Macao Museum of Art under the Cultural Affairs Bureau of the Macao SAR Government, and coordinated by the PDG Arte Communications based in Venice, Above Zobeide, Exhibition from Macao, China will be held from 20th April to 24th November 2024 in Venice as one of the Collateral Event of the 60th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia. Curated by Chang Chan, the exhibition showcases large-scale of art installations and digital prints by Macao artist Wong Weng Cheong. Read more


INTER SPEM ET METUM

Art | April 14, 2024

At the 60th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, the Republic of North Macedonia will be represented by the project INTER SPEM ET METUM (Between hope and fear), conceived by artist Slavica Janešlieva. The commissioner of the project is Dr. Dita Starova Qerimi, director of the National Gallery of the Republic of North Macedonia, and the curator is Dr. Ana Frangovska, curator advisor at the National Gallery of Macedonia. Read more


SITES OF MEMORY, SITES OF…

Art | April 13, 2024

The National Pavilion UAE (United Arab Emirates) announces its upcoming exhibition at the Biennale Arte 2024 titled Abdullah Al Saadi: Sites of Memory, Sites of Amnesia. Read more


FRENCH PAVILION AT THE 60TH…

Art | April 11, 2024

In naming the 60th edition of the Biennale Arte 2024 Stranieri Ovunque (Foreigners Everywhere), Adriano Pedrosa, Director of São Paulo Museum and La Biennale di Venezia's first curator Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: CHRIS D.

Art | April 10, 2024

Chris D. was born in 1979 in a small town in Moselle near Luxembourg. Her life has been influenced by art since her childhood. Curious and insatiable, she became interested in photography while she was still a teenager. Read more


CAPTURING THE MOMENT

Art | April 8, 2024

Tate Modern's Capturing the Moment explores the dynamic relationship between contemporary painting and photography. This group exhibition unfolds as an open-ended conversation between some of the greatest painters and photographers of recent generations, looking at how the brush and the lens have been used ic capture moments in time, and how these two mediums have inspired and influenced each other. Read more


CENTRE POMPIDOU: BRIDGING APPEARANCE

Art | April 4, 2024

After “Yves Saint Laurent in Museums” in 2022, the Centre Pompidou invites Laurence Benaïm to continue the dialogue between art and fashion by formulating a chromatic and conceptual conversation between designer profiles and works from the Musée National d’Art Moderne’s collection. Read more


Art Vancouver 2024

Art | April 3, 2024

Art Vancouver, the premiere destination in Western Canada for art enthusiasts, is excited to announce its show programming for the 2024 Contemporary Art Fair. Set to take place from April 11 - 14 at the Vancouver Convention Centre, this year’s event is planned to be a celebration of creativity, diversity, and innovation. Read more