RECENT POSTS IN ART

CENTRE POMPIDOU: BRIDGING APPEARANCE

Art | April 14, 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


INTER SPEM ET METUM

Art | April 12, 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 11, 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 9, 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


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


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


LEE UFAN

Art | April 2, 2024

Hamburger Bahnhof presents the first retrospective of the artist and philosopher Lee Ufan in Germany. Lee is one of the most important representatives of the Mono-ha school in Japan and the Dansaekhwamovement in Korea, which developed concurrently with other minimal art movements worldwide. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: BEN HEINE

Art | March 29, 2024

Ben Heine is a multifaceted Belgian artist known for his innovative approach to visual art and content creation. His body of work spans various disciplines, including traditional drawing, painting, photography, live art performances, digital technology and music, making him a versatile artist and entrepreneur of the digital age. Read more


OUTI PIESKI

Art | March 22, 2024

This spring, Tate St Ives will present the UK’s first large-scale exhibition of work by Outi Pieski (Čiske-Jovsset Biret Hánsa Outi) (b.1973, Helsinki, Finland). Pieski is a Sámi visual artist whose practice is deeply connected to land. Read more


EL ANATSUI: BEHIND THE RED…

Art | March 19, 2024

Hyundai Commission: El Anatsui: Behind the Red Moon is staged in three acts which visitors are invited to move between. The first hanging, titled ‘The Red Moon’, resembles the majestic sail of a ship billowing out in the wind, announcing the beginning of a journey across the Atlantic Ocean. Red liquor bottle tops form the outline of a red moon, or ‘blood moon’, as it appears during a lunar eclipse. The second sculpture, ‘The World’, is composed of many individual layers that evoke human figures suspended in a restless state. The ethereal appearance of these figures is achieved using thin bottle-top seals wired together to create a net-like material. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: RIKXECOM

Art | March 16, 2024

RIKXECOM - the ultra-contemporary abstract artist - strives to create meaningful pieces of art that spark joy, imagination and exploration. "My artwork is a reflection of my spiritual journey, and I draw inspiration from the beauty of nature and the power of the human spirit. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: MILENA DIMITROKALLIS

Art | March 6, 2024

"I was born in Athens. I have studied Business and Management in the U.K., followed by studies in Philosophy, and Drawing and Painting in Athens. Read more


RON MUECK

Art | March 3, 2024

From December 5, 2023 to March 10, 2024, Triennale Milano and the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain present the first Italian solo exhibition of the Australian artist Ron Mueck, featuring a selection of works that have never been shown before in Italy. Read more


THE AVANT-GARDES

Art | February 26, 2024

The fall exhibition at Palazzo Blu – running from September 28, 2003, through April 7, 2024 – showcases the masterpieces of the avant-gardes of the early twentieth century, with an extraordinary sequence of paintings and sculptures from the collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, which is internationally renowned as a leading museum and exhibition hub. Read more


TACITA DEAN

Art | February 18, 2024

The 2023-24 Sydney International Art Series, featuring the works of three internationally renowned artists, will be coming exclusively to Sydney this summer. The program includes a major exhibition by acclaimed artist Tacita Dean at the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, which will premiere works never seen in the Southern Hemisphere Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: GUY GEVA

Art | February 15, 2024

"Already in my first stages as an artist I found myself interested in the process of the end of life. Not in death itself, usually in the last moments and at the end of the road, that stage where I look into myself and observe how life has passed until now and how I treat those moments that will accompany me into the next stage. Read more


ESTHER STOCKER. A MENTAL SCENARIO

Art | February 14, 2024

The final exhibition of 2023, continuing until March 2024 in the Nave of the Nuova Sant’Agnese, is dedicated to Esther Stocker. This solo exhibition introduces the audience to a new collection of artworks displayed on the walls and throughout the space, creating an immersive environment animated solely by the viewer. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: SHIQI XU

Art | February 12, 2024

Shiqi Xu is a womenswear/couture designer based in New York City. She graduated with honors from the Parsons School of Design in 2023. Shiqi loves delving into her own stories and emotions, analyzing how social issues impact individual behavior to find design inspiration. Read more


MARK ROTHKO

Art | January 27, 2024

Opening on October 18, 2023, the Fondation Louis Vuitton presents the first retrospective in France dedicated to Mark Rothko (1903-1970) since the exhibition held at the musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris in 1999. Read more


MICHELANGELO PISTOLETTO. MOLTI DI UNO…

Art | January 14, 2024

Castello di Rivoli presents a major exhibition dedicated to Michelangelo Pistoletto (Biella, 1933) on the occasion of his ninetieth birthday. Set up in the vast spaces of the Manica Lunga wing of the castle, Pistoletto’s Molti di uno (Many from One) reinvents the linear picture gallery architecture of the Manica Lunga, transforming it into an irregular and free-form urban device through which to collect and reread all his art in a gigantic self-portrait which works like the map of an ideal city of the future. Read more


PIPILOTTI RIST. PRICKLING GOOSEBUMPS &…

Art | January 12, 2024

In November 2023, self-described “wild and friendly” Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist will present a selection of new and recent sculptural works and projections in Prickling Goosebumps & a Humming Horizon, a major two-part exhibition opening in Chelsea. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: PATRICIA CANINO

Art | January 10, 2024

In my studio, everything is created during shooting. I like to compose lights that cut out shadows, sculpt silhouettes and enhance the shine of fabrics to give the eye the sensuality of the materials as well as that of a face or a body. Read more


ANISH KAPOOR. UNTRUE UNREAL

Art | January 4, 2024

Celebrated artist Anish Kapoor creates an original dialogue with Palazzo Strozzi in Florence through a major exhibition including an immersive new work for its Renaissance Courtyard Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi in Florence is pleased to announce Anish Kapoor. Untrue Unreal, a major new exhibition devised and produced with the celebrated artist who has revolutionised the notion of sculpture in contemporary art. Read more


REGIONALE 24. WILL I STILL…

Art | January 2, 2024

What happens when our individual life goals meet with predictions and dystopias that forecast an end to the world as we know it? Do we stick to our plans all the same and carry on as usual? Which future speculations actually affect our everyday lives, determine what we decide to do tomorrow or in five years’ time? Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: LUCIANO VOLPATO

Art | January 1, 2024

My name is Luciano Volpato, I was born in 1971 in a small town in the province of Padua, I began my artistic journey recently discovering my passion for art by starting to represent my emotions and thoughts through a canvas. Read more


ADAM PENDLETON: BLACKNESS, WHITE, AND…

Art | December 26, 2023

Adam Pendleton grew up in Richmond, Virginia, and moved to New York in 2002, staging his first solo show there in 2005. His art, developed across dozens of exhibitions, is a reflection of “how we increasingly move through and experience the world on a sensorial level” — a form of abstraction that, in its painterly, psychic, and verbal expression, announces a new mode of visual composition for the twenty-first century. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: HELENE JELLESTAD

Art | December 23, 2023

For a long time, I have entertained myself by creating visual pattern motifs constructed from details from random snapshots that I have taken. Not knowing in advance what possibilities lie in the limitations of using random snapshots can give me pleasant surprises along the way and inspire my own work process. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: DAVID JACOBS

Art | December 7, 2023

"I am driven by the desire to reclaim everyday used, disparate, forgotten items and materials that in their first life of course served a distinct purpose. I want to carry over that purposefulness into a second life but with a twist. One, perhaps even more meaningful, purposeful, and longer lasting by combining these everyday unlike items into a new functional artwork. Basically, repurposing with an artistic flair!" Read more