ANNOUNCEMENTS

Frieze

July 29, 2016
Ming Wong, Aku Akan Bertahan / I Will Survive (production still), 2015. Three-channel video installation, running time variable. Courtesy the artist, Vitamin Creative Space, Guangzhou and carlier | gebauer, Berlin. Ming Wong, Aku Akan Bertahan / I Will Survive (production still), 2015. Three-channel video installation, running time variable. Courtesy the artist, Vitamin Creative Space, Guangzhou and carlier | gebauer, Berlin.

Frieze Film 2016: artists announced

Frieze has announced the international artists participating in Frieze Film 2016: Samson Kambalu, Rachel Maclean, Shana Moulton and Ming Wong. A series of new artist films premiered at Frieze London and broadcast on national television, Frieze Film is curated for the first time by Raphael Gygax as part of Frieze Projects, the fair's celebrated non-profit programme. In 2016 Frieze Film continues its long-standing partnership with Random Acts,... continue reading

ARTBO, International Art Fair of Bogota

July 26, 2016
Courtesy ARTBO. Courtesy ARTBO.

ARTBO 2016: participating galleries

ARTBO is one of the most important contemporary art fairs in Latin America. Growing from 12,000 visitors during its first edition to 35,000 visitors last year, it is considered a key player in the international art circuit. In 2016, ARTBO is delighted to welcome 57 galleries from 28 cities in the main section of its 12th edition, which runs from October 27 to 30, 2016.   Over its 12 years, ARTBO has grown from strength to strength, while... continue reading

Laveronica arte contemporanea

July 25, 2016
Marinella Senatore, Modica Street Musical: The Present, the Past and the Possible, 2016. Courtesy of the artist and Laveronica arte contemporanea. Marinella Senatore, Modica Street Musical: The Present, the Past and the Possible, 2016. Courtesy of the artist and Laveronica arte contemporanea.

Marinella Senatore at Laveronica arte contemporanea

Galleria Laveronica is proud to present the new public work by Marinella Senatore Modica Street Musical – The Present, the Past and the Possible, a musical travelling around the city of Modica, with two acts and an intermezzo, curated by Matteo Lucchetti. The musical is entirely composed and interpreted with the collaboration of over a hundred inhabitants of Modica and the surrounding area.  Modica Street Musical is inspired by public... continue reading

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REVIEWS

Michael Rakowitz’s “The invisible enemy should not exist”
BARBARA WIEN, Berlin
View of Michael Rakowitz’s “The invisible enemy should not exist,” Barbara Wien, Berlin, 2016.

by ANA TEIXEIRA PINTO

The Invisible Enemy Should Not Exist (Aj-ibur-shapu), from which Michael Rakowitz’s exhibition at Barbara Wien in Berlin borrows its name, was how the street which ran through the gate of Ishtar, in ancient Babylon, was known. Built around 575 BC under King Nebuchadnezzar II and dedicated to the goddess Ishtar,... continue reading

Mark Leckey’s “UniAddDumThs”
GAVIN BROWN'S ENTERPRISE, Rome
View of Mark Leckey's "UniAddDumThs," Sant'Andrea De Scaphis, Gavin Brown's enterprise, Rome, 2016.

by VALERIO MANNUCCI

Mark Leckey’s exhibition at Sant’Andrea de Scaphis, the Roman location of Gavin Brown’s enterprise, is the latest iteration of a series running back to the 2013 Hayward Touring show “The Universal Addressability of Dumb Things.” The original display took inspiration from digital images collected on Leckey’s hard drive, physical instantiations... continue reading

John Akomfrah
LISSON GALLERY, New York
John Akomfrah, The Airport, 2016.

by ANDREW STEFAN WEINER

It is lamentable and somewhat curious that John Akomfrah is just now receiving his first major exhibition in the US. Despite the critical acclaim Akomfrah has received in the UK and Europe, both for his recent solo output and his earlier work with the Black Audio Film Collective, he remains... continue reading

DOSSIER

Gallery Ernst Hilger
e-flux iPad
Brooklyn Rail
Kaleidoscope
Anton Kern Gallery
The Third Line
Xavier Hufkens
Air the paris
Afterimage
Cardi Black Box
Hilger
White Flag
MIA Art Fair