RECENT POSTS IN ART

BURN SHINE FLY

Art | May 24, 2022

The sculptures in 'burn shine fly' aims to engender an altogether contemporary version of the sublime, one in which the smallest candle sculpture is of no less consequence than the overarching totality of the sun sculpture or the stellar marriage of the earthbound body with the waterfilled sky. Read more


JOSH SPERLING DAYDREAM

Art | May 23, 2022

Perrotin is pleased to present Daydream, a solo exhibition by artist Josh Sperling, organized across three floors of the gallery's New York space, and on view April 28th through June 11th. The exhibition, Sperling's largest, marks a return to key motifs in the artist's practice, developed over the course of the last decade and re-articulated by Sperling in this new body of work. Read more


ANISH KAPOOR

Art | May 18, 2022

Internationally acclaimed artist Anish Kapoor is the first British artist to be honoured with a major exhibition at the Gallerie dell'Accademia and Palazzo Manfrin in Venice during the 59th Venice Biennale opening on 20 April 2022 and running until 9 October 2022. The curator is art historian Taco Dibbits, General Director of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. Read more


Jitish Kallat: Order of Magnitude

Art | May 16, 2022

Ishara Art Foundation opens 2022 with Order of Magnitude by Jitish Kallat, the artist's first major solo exhibition in West Asia and the Levant. Read more


FEATURED ARTIST: NANDA BUSSERS

Art | May 16, 2022

Special shapes and colours, abstract and sometimes mysterious images which blend to form new figures. A fascination for organic dynamics in natural images. Distinguished by fading, universal layers. That’s what I feel and see, and that’s what I photograph. Read more


BILL VIOLA

Art | May 15, 2022

BILL VIOLA. Icons of Light is the title of an upcoming exhibition at Palazzo Bonaparte. Starting from 5 March 2022, the event will pay tribute to the foremost practitioner of video art from the 70's to the present, with BILL VIOLA making a truly exceptional return to the city of Rome. Read more


TUE GREENFORT: MEDUSA ALGA LAGUNA

Art | May 13, 2022

His projects change the view of familiar nature and send the viewer on an unusual voyage of discovery: With ALGA, Danish conceptual artist and documenta participant Tue Greenfort (1973) focuses on a group of organisms that defies clear biological systematics and classification and to which properties are attributed that could not be more contradictory: Algae can be poisonous and life-threatening, they are considered a superfood and possible remedy, their chemical similarity to petroleum components make them potential suppliers of biokerosene. Read more


SINGULARITY

Art | May 12, 2022

The Decentral Art Pavilion, in parallel with the Venice Art Biennale, opens its doors on April 23, 2022 at Palazzo Giustinian Lolin. Curated and organized by Florencia S.M. Brück, Javier Krasuk, Diego Lijtmaer and Simone Furian, with installation design by David Rodríguez Gimeno, and the photography section curated by Arianna Grava, the exhibition entitled "Singularity" Read more


SWITZERLAND PAVILION

Art | May 12, 2022

The Pavilion of Switzerland exhibition at the 59th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia is titled The Concert and conceived by Latifa Echakhch, in collaboration with percussionist and composer Alexandre Babel and curator Francesco Stocchi. Read more


U.S. PAVILION

Art | May 11, 2022

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston (ICA), in cooperation with the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is pleased to announce that Simone Leigh will represent the United States at the 59th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia in 2022. Leigh's unique sculptural work explores and elevates ideas about history, race, gender, labor, and monuments, creating and reclaiming powerful narratives of Black women. She will create a new series of sculptures for the U.S. Pavilion in Venice, Italy, on view April 23 - November 27, 2022. Read more


CATALONIA IN VENICE

Art | May 11, 2022

Water and glass give birth to LLIM, the organism that comprises Lara Fluxà's participation in Venice. Catalonia presents the Collateral Event Catalonia in Venice_LLIM within the program of Biennale Arte 2022, an installation from the artist Lara Fluxà curated by Oriol Fontdevila. LLIM (silt) is an organism that employs water and glass to place Venice in its substratum, both past and present. Read more


TONY CRAGG

Art | May 10, 2022

Opened in 3 December 2021, the exhibition retraces the most significant stages of the English sculptor Tony Cragg's carrer, starting with his assemblages, historical works of large dimensions. Next to these important masterpieces from the past are exhibited a variety of more recent works reproducing Cragg's new curiosity for the various effects of colored glass and reflecting, the research path undertaken by the artist in the last years on the concept of the fluidity of glass. Read more


AFRO 1950-1970

Art | May 5, 2022

On the occasion of the 2022 Venice Biennale, Ca' Pesaro- International Gallery of Modern Art intends to celebrate the important moment of a renaissance in the global art world by taking inspiration from its own collection and strong holdings of one of the most important voices of post-World War II Italian art, Afro Basaldell Read more


SERBIAN PAVILION

Art | May 4, 2022

Starting from an understanding of our own entangled positions as an artist and curator we acknowledge places and their contexts, the humans and non-humans who inhabit them, the worlds they produce and the ways they affect our own positions and practicing within the world. Through Walking with Water we acknowledge our entanglement and interdependence. Read more


Featured Artist: Patrick Joosten

Art | May 3, 2022

I am predominantly a self-taught artist, and I am not following any particular artistic movement. I paint, and draw for the pleasure of creation, hoping to share moments of emotion with those who appreciate modern art. I offer energetic, powerful abstract works, often inspired by nature, with the constant search to bring emotions and pleasure. Read more


LONDON CALLING

Art | May 2, 2022

From 17 March to 17 July 2022, Rome's Palazzo Cipolla hosts one of the most unique contem- porary art exhibitions ever held in Italy. "London Calling: British Contemporary Art Today, From David Hockney to Idris Khan" is an exhibition of more than thirty works by thirteen great British artists from multiple generations, for whom London has played a pivotal role in their artistic careers. Read more


Art Vancouver

Art | May 1, 2022

Western Canada’s largest art fair returns to the Vancouver Convention Centre. Art Vancouver's vision is to unite nations through the power of art by bringing artists and galleries from across Canada and around the world to showcase fresh, contemporary work in the heart of the city's downtown waterfront. Read more


ANSELM KIEFER

Art | April 30, 2022

Anselm Kiefer presents a new body of work in the Sala dello Scrutinio and the Sala della Quarantia Civil Nova at the Palazzo Ducale (Doge's Palace) in Venice to coincide with the 59th Venice Biennale. Read more


LIQUID LIGHT

Art | April 26, 2022

bardoLA is honored to present Liquid Light, a solo exhibition by Los Angeles artist Lita Albuquerque, and bardoLA's third official Collateral Event at the International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia. Selected by the curator of Biennale Arte 2022 Cecilia Alemani, the Collateral Events are an integral section of the Exhibition. Read more


SAUDI ARABIA PAVILION

Art | April 25, 2022

Multidisciplinary artist Muhannad Shono has been selected to represent Saudi Arabia at Biennale Arte 2022 in Venice. Curated by Reem Fadda and Assistant Curator Rotana Shaker, The Teaching Tree is a large-scale, ambitious installation exploring themes of creation, regeneration, nature, and mythology. Read more


ANGELA SU: HONG KONG IN…

Art | April 19, 2022

M+, Hong Kong's global museum of contemporary visual culture in the West Kowloon Cultural District, and the Hong Kong Arts Development Council (HKADC) are pleased to announce the selection of Angela Su as the featured artist for Hong Kong's participation in the 59th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia. Read more


ITALIAN PAVILION

Art | April 17, 2022

History of Night and Destiny of Comets (Storia della Notte e Destino delle Comete) is the title of the exhibition project of the Italian Pavilion at the 59th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia (23 April - 27 November 2022), promoted by the Directorate-General for Contemporary Creativity - Ministry of Culture. Read more


Featured Artist: Christian Blau

Art | April 17, 2022

Christian Blau is a Germany based artist, working in the fields of material painting, photography, sound objects and installations. Blau's work is often an ironic and critical comment on our media-influenced society and pop culture. Read more


LUXEMBOURG PAVILION

Art | April 14, 2022

Tina Gillen (b. 1972, Luxembourg) will represent the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg at the 59th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia with Faraway So Close. The exhibition, for which the artist has produced a new series of large-scale works, will take the form of an expansive painterly installation in the Luxembourg Pavilion, located within the historic premises of the Sale d'Armi in Venice's Arsenale. Read more


THE MILK OF DREAMS

Art | April 14, 2022

The 59th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, titled The Milk of Dreams, will open to the public from Saturday April 23 to Sunday November 27, 2022, at the Giardini and the Arsenale; it will be curated by Cecilia Alemani and organised by La Biennale di Venezia chaired by Roberto Cicutto. The pre-opening will take place on April 20, 21 and 22; the awards ceremony and inauguration will be held on 23 April 2022. Read more


NORDIC PAVILION

Art | April 13, 2022

In a historic first, the Nordic Pavilion in Venice is transforming into ‘The Sámi Pavilion’, with a project commissioned by Office for Contemporary Art Norway (OCA) featuring the Sámi artists Pauliina Feodoroff, Máret Ánne Sara and Anders Sunna during the 59th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia in 2022. Read more


JAPAN PAVILION

Art | April 12, 2022

The Japan Foundation will organize the Japan Pavilion exhibition at the 59th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia, which will take place from April 23 to November 27, 2022. The exhibition will feature a new work "2022" by Dumb Type, a pioneering art collective engaged primarily in installations, video works, and performances in museums and theaters both in Japan and overseas. Before opening to the public, the pre-opening will be held from April 20 to 22. Read more


MONTENEGRO PAVILION

Art | April 12, 2022

At the 59th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Montenegro will be represented by the exhibition The Art of Holding Hands / as we break through the sedimentary cloud, at the Palazzo Malipiero, San Marco, Ramo Malipiero Venezia. Read more