After Barcelona CCCB and Paris Cinémathèque Française, Pasolini Roma arrives to the Italian Capital, before heading to Berlin in September. This exhibition is quite an event in Rome, as for Pasolini the city was much more than a stage set for his films or the city where he lived in.
Pasolini's relationship with Rome wa..
Galerie Perrotin is going to host a major retrospective exhibition of Chen Zhen (1955, Shanghai, China - 2000, Paris, France), regarded as one of the leading exponents of the Chinese avant-garde and an emblematic international figure of contemporary art. The unusual news about this wide and comprehensive exhibition is that Perrotin has invited the ..
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..
The Museum of Contemporary Art presents the group exhibition Take Liberty!, curated by Andrea Kroksnes. Among the works on view: Ai Weiwei gives authorities the finger in Study of Perspective, Susan Hiller collects one hundred protest and freedom songs in Die Gedanken sind frei, Marianne Heier smashes a Moelven module in the installation Dear Frien..
Mira Schendel, one of the most significant Latin American artists of the 20th century, was a painter, poet and sculptor; she created a new lexicon through her pensive, delicate, and breathtaking art.
Hauser & Wirth showcases works that span two decades of the artist's career, from the 1960s to the 1980s, revealing the artistic, intellectual, a..
“Modernism is the original creation of enlightened human beings, it is the ultimate observation of the meaning of existence and the misery of reality; it keeps a wary eye on society and power; it never makes compromises and never cooperates.”- Ai Weiwei
Ai Weiwei puts on his largest one-man exhibition yet at Berlin’s Martin-Gropius-Bau. Acro..
The São Paulo International Art Fair SP-Arte, returns from the 2nd to the 6th of April 2014 for its 10th year as one of the Latin America’s leading international contemporary art fair.
Featuring 136 of the best Brazilian and international galleries from 18 countries across the globe, SP-Arte/2014 includes 78 Brazilian galleries and 58..
Isaac Julien’s film installation, Playtime, is now on show at Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney, after its recent debut at Victoria Miro Gallery, London, in January. Playtime sees Julien’s work return to Sydney after his acclaimed Ten Thousand Waves premiered at the Sydney Biennale in 2010.
Playtime’s episodic structure travels across three citi..
The 19th Biennale of Sydney: You Imagine What You Desire opened on March 21, with 200 works by 90 international artists across five venues.
After a month of controversy over the founding sponsor’s ties to the offshore detention of asylum seekers, which saw ten artists withdraw and the Biennale board’s chairman and key sponsor, Luca Belgiorno-N..
The exhibition Uprooted is the first presentation in Poland of the works of the Norwegian photographer Rune Eraker and also the first exhibition of socially engaged photography at Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow (MOCAK).
It consists of 73 black-and-white photographs from the series "The Smell of Longing" and two screenings that cont..
The world premier of Matthew Barney’s new project River of Fundament is on show from March 16 through August 17 at the Haus der Kunst in Munich.
The exhibition brings together for the first time, the entire ensemble of Matthew Barney's multi-part River of Fundament project, comprising the symphonic film of epic length (5 hours) ‘River of ..
The continuing and enduring legacy of performance artist Marina Abramović cannot survive on archival material, alone: to truly credit her accomplishments over a period of forty years would be to carry on her pioneering grade of discipline and innovation in the fine arts.
The Marina Abramović Institute seeks to foster a new generation of talents ..
Cose in corso is the title that Mark Manders has given to the project made for Collezione Maramotti, thus demonstrating its continuity with the tenets of his creative process.
Found, re-constructed or better still re-invented objects are placed side by side with elements created by the artist in compositions which continuously and kaleidoscop..
A new eclectic exhibition opened recently at The Museum of Modern Art in New York: A Collection of Ideas, organised by Paola Antonelli, MoMA Senior Curator, and Kate Carmody, Curatorial Assistant, MoMa Department of Architecture and Design.
Museums are defined by their collections, each with a unique point of view that is carefully shape..
SculptureCenter announced the simultaneous presentations of new work by four artists, each artist to have a solo project in an U.S. institution for the first time.
Alongside works by Rossella Biscotti, David Douard, Radamés "Juni" Figueroa, and Jumana Manna, SculptureCenter will also present two conversations. Sexing Sculpture with Gordon Hall, J..
MoMA PS1 is going to dedicate one of its upcoming exhibitions to Christoph Schlingensief.
Christoph Schlingensief (1960–2010) was involved with a range of disciplines—including installation, film, theater, opera, and television—and created provocative works that stirred controversy and challenged the status quo.
His well-known ‘German tri..
One of the United States’ best known survey of the latest developments in American art, the Whitney Biennial will take place from the 7th of March to the 25th of May 2014.
The 2014 edition will be the last Biennial in the Whitney Museum of American Art’s building at 945 Madison Avenue at 75th Street before the Museum moves downtown to its..
The Swiss Institute Contemporary Art New York presents the first exhibition by Swiss artist Heidi Bucher (1926-1993) at an American institution in more than 40 years. The exhibition features a unique selection of Bucher’s most significant works, along with screenings of audiovisual documentation and never before seen archival materials.
As painters understand abstract space, I understand abstract time.
- Nam June Paik-
Nam June Paik Art Center presents Variations of the Moon, its first special exhibition in 2014, from February 26 to June 29 with works by Nam June Paik, Kyuchul Ahn, Se-kwon Ahn, Sohee Cho, David Claerbout, Ryota Kuwakubo and Hiraki Sawa.
Variations of the Moon i..
Beginning in February 2014, the New Museum presents the first US museum exhibition devoted to the work of Paweł Althamer.
Since the early 1990s, Althamer (b. 1967 Warsaw, Poland) has established a unique artistic practice and is admired for his expanded approach to sculptural representation and his experimental models of social collaboration. Alt..
The ongoing exhibition at Simon Lee Gallery Hong Kong, Searching Journeys, is a survey showing the beginnings and later development of the influential photographer Daido Moriyama.
Widely recognised for his innovative, highly personal and unvarnished depictions of urban life, Moriyama was a founding member of Provoke, an avant-garde magazine publis..
Kunsthalle Zurich presents British artist Ed Atkins first institutional solo show in Switzerland.
In his work, which includes videos, video installations, texts and drawings, Ed Atkins (born 1982, lives and works in London) explores the virtuality of our contemporary visual world and its profound effect on the reality of our embodied lives.
Palais de Tokyo this year extensive programme of exhibitions is centered on artists’, poets’ and philosophers’ reflections on the physical, moral and political factors that shape our world.
Over the course of a season, Palais de Tokyo will present over ten proposals or exhibitions inspired by André Breton’s sentence about Giorgio de Chiri..
"Everything can be found in nature, everything boils down to nature."Ernesto Neto
The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao presents Ernesto Neto: The Body that Carries Me, a retrospective dedicated to the work of one of Brazil’s most outstanding artists who is internationally renowned for his organic sculptures, which often take on colossal dimensions.
Sacré 101 - An Exhibition Based on The Rite of Spring is a collective project with which the Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst traces the interplay between dance and the visual arts in a sustained engagement with Igor Stravinsky’s ballet Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring).
The work features revolutionary music and choreography, an..
Tate Modern will stage the first retrospective to encompass the full scope of one of the most influential British artists of the 20th century, Richard Hamilton (1922–2011).
Widely regarded as a founding figure of pop art, Hamilton continued to experiment and innovate over a career of 60 years. This new exhibition will explore his relationship to..
The Hepworth Wakefield will present the UK’s first major survey of work by Philip-Lorca diCorcia, one of America’s most important and influential contemporary photographers.
This large-scale survey offers a unique opportunity to appreciate the breadth and complexity of diCorcia’s work, with over 100 photographs from six major series on displ..
Coinciding with their 10th anniversary, United Visual Artists present Momentum, an immersive installation that combines light, sound and movement. Barbican Centre has commissioned the multi-disciplinary art and design studio United Visual Artists to create a new work for the Curve.
Drawing on physics and digital technology, UVA are turning the Cur..