RECENT POSTS IN ART

FEATURED ARTIST: db Waterman

Art | November 30, 2021

My formative years as an artist were spent studying at the Art Academy in Den Bosch, NL. Today, I regard myself as self-taught, having developed my own distinct style out of the untraditional medium of collage. Read more


SISSEL TOLAAS RE

Art | November 25, 2021

In the course of a single day, each of us breathes in and out around 24,000 times. With every breath, irresistible signals are sent straight to the brain – smells, which in a matter of nanoseconds trigger emotions and memories, stirring up the subconscious in turn. Read more


AD MINOLITI

Art | November 23, 2021

Biosfera Peluche / Biosphere Plush is Ad Minoliti's first solo show in the UK. Minoliti uses feminist and queer theory to generate alternative Read more


Tony Cragg: New Sculptures

Art | November 18, 2021

Lisson Gallery is delighted to present Tony Cragg's first solo exhibition in China following his major presentation at CAFA Art Museum in Beijing in 2012. The internationally acclaimed artist will present a selection of recent works in bronze and stone. These sculptures-composite, polymorphic entities that are stacked and layered like geological plates-highlight the distinguished practice of an artist who has been hugely influential since the 1970s. Read more


Thomas Demand

Art | November 16, 2021

Garage Museum of Contemporary Art presents the first Russian exhibition of Thomas Demand, one of the most important photographers of recent decades. Read more


Doug Aitken: New Era

Art | November 15, 2021

American artist Doug Aitken’s first major solo exhibition in the southern hemisphere, has opened on the 20 October at the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA), as part of the 2021-22 Sydney International Art Series. Exclusive to Sydney, this comprehensive survey exhibition brings together key works from the late 1990s to recent multi-screen video installations. Read more


Sara Greenberger Rafferty

Art | November 13, 2021

The 85th installment of Carnegie Museum of Art's Forum series presents new works by Brooklyn-based artist Sara Greenberger Rafferty (b. 1978). Read more


Kehinde Wiley

Art | November 9, 2021

Kehinde Wiley is an American artist best known for his portraits that render people of colour in the traditional settings of Old Master paintings. Most famously, in 2017, he was commissioned to paint Barack Obama, becoming the first Black artist to paint an official portrait of a president of the United States. Read more


Vasily Kandinsky: Around the Circle

Art | November 8, 2021

Vasily Kandinsky is recognized as a major artistic innovator and painting theorist. In the opening decades of the twentieth century, he was among those who advanced nonrepresentational modes of art-making to lasting effect. The artist’s stylistic evolution in this regard was intimately tied to his sense of place and the communities with which he engaged. Read more


BASELITZ: THE RETROSPECTIVE

Art | November 5, 2021

Unclassifiable, vacillating between figuration, abstraction and a conceptual approach, Georg Baselitz claims to paint images that have yet to exist and to unearth that which has been relegated to the past: ‘I was born amid an order destroyed, in a landscape of ruins, a people in ruins, a society in ruins. Read more


OLGA DE AMARAL: THE ELEMENTS

Art | November 4, 2021

Best known as a textile artist, this exhibition positions Olga de Amaral as a vital force in sculpture, installation art and indeed in painting, albeit using her foundational materials of fiber, thread, wool, gesso and metallic leaf. Read more


Fabio Viale – In Between

Art | November 3, 2021

Fabio Viale’s monumental tattooed statues have arrived in Turin. The sculptures of the Piemontese artist famous all over the world for his creative marble artworks will be on display in Piazzetta Reale and inside the Royal Palace in collaboration with the Poggiali art gallery in Florence Vigorous bodies and delicate female figures, masterpieces by masters such as Canova and Michelangelo: an expression of classic iconography in which the purity of marble clashes with the boldness of the colourful, provocative tattoos that emerge from the skin. Read more


Domenico Gnoli

Art | November 2, 2021

Milan, 6 October 2021 – Fondazione Prada will present the exhibition “Domenico Gnoli” in Milan from 28 October 2021 to 27 February 2022. The press preview will be held on Wednesday, 27 October, from 10am to 2pm. Read more


Saul Steinberg Milano New York

Art | October 31, 2021

Triennale Milano and Electa are devoting a long-awaited exhibition to Saul Steinberg (1914-1999), curated by Italo Lupi and Marco Belpoliti Read more


Tunji Adeniyi-Jones – That Which…

Art | October 29, 2021

White Cube is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new paintings by Tunji Adeniyi-Jones, his first at the gallery. Coinciding with the artist’s inaugural UK museum presentation at Charleston, Sussex, which runs until 13 March 2022, the exhibition features 12 new oil paintings in which luminous figures emerge from organic landscapes or disperse into tessellating shapes. Read more


Sebastião Salgado – Amazônia

Art | October 27, 2021

For six years Sebastião Salgado travelled in the Brazilian Amazon, photographing the forest, the rivers, the mountains and the people who live there. This exhibition, premiering in Italy with more than 200 photographs, plunges us into the Amazon rainforest, uniting Salgado’s impressive images with the sounds of the jungle. Read more


Featured Artist: Julia Cassia

Art | October 25, 2021

My name is Julia Cassia and I am a professional abstract painter. It's been about 10 years since I got interested in art and painting and bought my very first precious colours. Read more


Making Knowing: Craft in Art

Art | October 20, 2021

Making Knowing: Craft in Art, 1950–2019 foregrounds how visual artists have explored the materials, methods, and strategies of craft over the past seven decades. Some expand techniques with long histories, such as weaving, sewing, or pottery, while others experiment with textiles, thread, clay, beads, and glass, among other mediums. The traces of the artists’ hands-on engagement with their materials invite viewers to imagine how it might feel to make each work. Read more


Enjoy – the mumok Collection…

Art | October 19, 2021

Ten years after Museum of Desires, her inaugural exhibition at mumok, Karola Kraus is organizing with her team a collection presentation that showcases central donations and acquisitions from the past decade in order to shed new light on the collections development. Read more


Sarah Morris – Means of…

Art | October 19, 2021

White Cube Bermondsey is pleased to present an exhibition of new works by Sarah Morris. Featuring films, paintings and works on paper that explore and create an architecture of forms, the exhibition furthers Morris’s interest in the psychology and perception of space and time. Read more


Etel Adnan: Light’s New Measure

Art | October 18, 2021

Over the course of a lifetime that spans almost a century, Etel Adnan's creative and intellectual vision has taken many forms. In addition to being a visual artist, she is a renowned poet, a prominent journalist, and the author of one of the defining novels of the modern Arab world. Adnan’s biography is notable for its rich convergence of cultural influences. Read more


Joanna Pousette-Dart

Art | October 14, 2021

For her first exhibition with Lisson Gallery in London, American painter Joanna Pousette-Dart will present a series of new paintings and works on paper. Pousette-Dart’s shaped paintings are unique in their melding of formal and poetic concerns, and take their inspiration from many sources: Islamic, Mozarabic and Catalonian art, Chinese landscape paintings and calligraphy, Mayan and American Indian art, as well as the landscape itself. Read more


Deborah Roberts: I’m

Art | October 13, 2021

Deborah Roberts: I’m features all new work by the Austin-based artist (American, born 1962 in Austin, Texas), including collages, paintings, a sound and video installation, and text-based works on paper. Roberts critiques notions of beauty, the body, race, and identity in contemporary society. Read more


Gerhard Richter: Drawings, 1999-2021

Art | October 6, 2021

From 9 September to 12 December 2021, Hayward Gallery’s HENI Project Space will present the most extensive exhibition of Gerhard Richter’s drawings ever shown in the UK. Over the course of a career that has spanned six decades, Richter has been widely acknowledged as one of the most influential contemporary artists in the world. Read more


YAYOI KUSAMA: INFINITY MIRROR ROOMS

Art | October 4, 2021

In partnership with Bank of America with additional support from UNIQLO, Tate Modern presents a special exhibition of two immersive mirror room installations Read more


Hermann Nitsch

Art | October 2, 2021

Opera Gallery London is pleased to present a solo exhibition featuring recent paintings as well as historic works by Austrian artist Hermann Nitsch. Read more


SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2021

Art | October 1, 2021

Celebrating its 20th year in Miami, it is with tremendous excitement that SCOPE returns to its iconic location on the sands of Miami Beach, nestled amongst the iconic architecture of Ocean Drive at 8th Street. Read more


GREATER TORONTO ART 2021

Art | September 25, 2021

On September 29, 2021, the Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto (MOCA) will launch Greater Toronto Art 2021 (GTA21), a triennial survey. The first edition brings together 21 energizing artists and art collectives who work in the Greater Toronto Area or have direct connections with the city. Read more