ANNOUNCEMENTS

Kayne Griffin Corcoran

January 19, 2018
Left: Noboru Takayama, Underground Zoo, 1970. Space Totsuka. Courtesy of the artist, Tokyo Publishing House and Kayne Griffin Corcoran. Right: Liza Ryan, Perpendicular, 2017. Pigment print, ink, watercolor pigment and graphite. Courtesy of the artist and Kayne Griffin Corcoran. Left: Noboru Takayama, Underground Zoo, 1970. Space Totsuka. Courtesy of the artist, Tokyo Publishing House and Kayne Griffin Corcoran. Right: Liza Ryan, Perpendicular, 2017. Pigment print, ink, watercolor pigment and graphite. Courtesy of the artist and Kayne Griffin Corcoran.

Noboru Takayama and Liza Ryan at Kayne Griffin Corcoran

Kayne Griffin Corcoran is pleased to present the first solo exhibition in Los Angeles and with the gallery by Noboru Takayama. For his exhibition, the artist will construct two monumental sculptures from his signature material, railroad ties. The sculptures will be both indoors and within the galleries outdoor courtyard space. Noboru Takayama is an artist who creates works that appropriate materials of firm substantiality including old and... continue reading

Alserkal Avenue

January 18, 2018

Alserkal Programming appoints Hale Tenger and Mari Spirito for new commission

Alserkal Programming has appointed Hale Tenger for a commissioned public intervention guest curated by Mari Spirito, to be launched at Alserkal Avenue during Dubai Art Week in March 2018. Spirito is Founder and Curator of Protocinema, a non-profit organisation based between Istanbul and New York, and is the first guest curator to be invited to work on Alserkal Programming’s artist commissions. Alserkal Programming was founded by Emirati... continue reading

Artomity

January 18, 2018
   

Issue 7 of Artomity—Hong Kong’s Art Magazine

Reviews: Masatoshi Masanobu at Axel Vervoordt Gallery by Valencia Tong, Claire Lee at Charbon Art Space by Caroline Ha Thuc, Eric Fok at Karin Weber Gallery by Valencia Tong, Toshio Matsumoto at Empty Gallery by Katherine Volk, The Master Musicians of Jajouka led by Bachir Attar at Hong Kong City Hall by Ernest Wan Art for the People by Vivienne Chow  Book: Is the Living Body the Last Thing Left Alive? Collector: Justin... continue reading

REVIEWS

“Publishing Against the Grain”
ZEITZ MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART AFRICA, Cape Town
View of "Publishing Against the Grain," Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, Cape Town, 2017-18.

by SEAN O TOOLE

One of my earliest writing gigs was for Casper, a short-lived little magazine founded in May 1998 by artists Luis Felipe Ortega, Daniel Guzmán, Gabriel Kuri, and Damián Ortega. I was vacationing in Mexico City and during a two-week stay with Kuri was co-opted into writing about Osaka’s noise music... continue reading

“in search of characters…”
GALERIE NEU, Berlin
View of “in search of characters…,” Galerie Neu, Berlin, 2017.

by PATRICK J. REED

When the clock struck twelve in Berlin, “in search of characters…” transitioned from Galerie Neu’s final offering of 2017 into its first of the new year. Twenty-two works by fourteen artists comprise the exhibition exploring “questions of artistic identity/ies, authorship, and authority,” per the gallery press release. These perennial investigations... continue reading

Gerasimos Floratos’s “Soft Bone Journey”
ARMADA, Milan
View of Gerasimos Floratos’s “Soft Bone Journey,” Armada, Milan, 2017.

by ILARIA BOMBELLI

As you walk up to Armada—through a courtyard ringed with industrial sheds and machine shops—placards appear to the right and left that read “adagio” (“drive slowly”), “non urtare” (“caution”), and again, “adagio.” Even if you aren’t the size of a truck, these signs have a way of making you proceed... continue reading

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