The Stedelijk Museum’s Public Program presents the Metamodernism symposium. Structured as a one-day discursive event, this large-scale symposium invites such internationally renowned speakers as Francis Fukuyama, Camille de Toledo, Nina Power, Michel Bauwens, and Adam Thirlwell to reflect on the discourse of a generation.
Looking at the turn of ..
The Yellow Side of Sociality. Italian Artists in Europe, presented by Bozar and the Dena Foundation for Contemporary Art, gathers the work of Italian artists, many of whom are based elsewhere in Europe.
What connects them is not geography, but the fact that in their research and work they explore and give form to Italy’s communal sensibility by ..
Taymour Grahne Gallery is about opens the new season with K Files, the first solo exhibition in New York by Palestinian-Kuwaiti artist Tarek Al-Ghoussein. Al-Ghoussein was born in Kuwait to Palestinians parents in exile, and, like many from his generation, grew up unable to visit his parents’ native home. Dislocation and displacement have remaine..
The George Economou Collection announces the group exhibition Thorn in the Flesh curated by Dieter Buchhart.
Modernism manifests itself as a constant antagonism between abstraction and figuration. Thorn in the Flesh is dedicated to exploring these antagonisms and their impact on art from after the Second World War to now. In so doing, postmodern p..
For The Great Acceleration, curated by Nicolas Bourriaud, Taipei Biennial 2014 is expected to present a wide spectacle consisting of exhibition, film screenings, live performance, talks, reading, conferences, publications and other special events at the Taipei Fine Arts Museum and at other art spaces and public spaces throughout the city. 51 artist..
The title of the exhibition is a quote from an essay by John C. Welchman written in 1999 about Mike Kelley's works. He referred to the attraction of the recently disappeared artists to forms we call "popular" – or at least outside of the values system established in the art world –, to his ability to develop "narrative strategies" as absurd as ..
On the Road is an ambitious exhibition project that takes place in Santiago de Compostela (Spain) between June and November 2014 to commemorate the 800th anniversary of Francis of Assisi’s trip to Santiago de Compostela.
The exhibition’s curator, Gloria Moure, has brought together a significant collection of works by 35 artists of varying orig..
Under the stewardship of Guest Director and globally renowned artist Ryuichi Sakamoto, SIAF 2014 – the city’s first international art festival – is held over a period of 72 days, from Saturday, July 19 to Sunday, September 28 and the theme of the event is City and Nature.
Globally active contemporary artists contribute to this international ..
The Photographers’ Gallery presents the first major UK solo exhibition of Italian artist Lorenzo Vitturi’s acclaimed body of work Dalston Anatomy. First published as a book in 2013, this multi-faceted project centres around East London’s Ridley Road Market. As a local resident Vitturi witnessed the community, economy and the very make-up of t..
The world (universe) is mostly filled with the black hole (or the vast and deep sea ) of the forgotten. Compared with this, the world of memory is only a small island in the vast sea of oblivion.
Yokohama Triennale 2014 will be a “voyage into the sea of oblivion.” It will make us recall things that have been inadvertently lost from our lives, ..
Over 150 performances in 4 cities with 14 venues and around 1,000 national and international artists, approx. 30 productions, - more than half of which are world premieres, new productions and German premieres – as well as concerts and artist talks transform the region’s remarkable industrial monuments into unique venues for music, the visual a..
Manifesta 10 is held at the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg. This venue was selected by the Board of the Manifesta Foundation to host Manifesta 10 because of its critical, intellectual, and historical relationship with East and West Europe: a principle at the core of Manifesta's own beginnings.
Led by Curator Kasper König, Manifesta 10 w..
The new season of exhibitions at Palazzo Grassi - Pinault Collection in Venice opens the doors on the ground floor of the Palace with a fascinating installation of Doug Wheeler b.1939. A pioneer of the so-called “Light and space” movement that flourished in Southern California between the 1960s and the 1970s.
The sequence of art works chosen b..