ANNOUNCEMENTS

WYNG Foundation

August 16, 2018

Call for proposals: WMA Commission in Hong Kong on "Opportunity"

The WMA Commission, one of the most recognized commissions focusing on photography, is inviting entries for proposals from artists and photographers from both Hong Kong and the international community to create new research-based photography work in Hong Kong, focusing on the theme of “Opportunity.” Project proposals must contextually relate to both the theme and to Hong Kong. A five-member selection panel will choose the WMA Commission... continue reading

Beijing Contemporary

August 15, 2018

Beijing Contemporary EXPO 2018

Given the context of the ongoing industry development, we are devoted to introduce the latest achievements in artistic practices to a greater audience, renew their perceptions on the values of contemporary art and finally engage people in this historical leap for the development of contemporary Chinese culture. With a focus on integrating the internal chronicles and the external communications concerning the values in contemporary Chinese... continue reading

Laveronica arte contemporanea

August 14, 2018

The ‘E Zezi Workers’ Group and Marinella Senatore at Laveronica arte contemporanea

“Why don’t you open a gallery in Milan?” The idea behind Proloco came about after viewing the project Onore Perduto by the Sicilian architect Grasso Cannizzo at the Architecture Biennale in 2016. In the catalogue text, the Chilean economist Manfred Max-Neef is cited, according to whom “the mosquito is the only animal capable of defeating a rhinoceros. Or rather, a swarm of mosquitos. A metaphor for Capitalism, the rhinoceros possesses... continue reading

REVIEWS

Jaou Tunis 2018
VARIOUS LOCATIONS, Tunis
Asmahan Tlig and Haythem Achour, Curtains, 2018.

by ANDREW BERARDINI

When you land in Tunis, all the press materials are in a language you barely understand and despite everyone’s best efforts, you constantly end up lost, looking for places you never find. You’ll spend hours of research and late-night web searches, riding air-conditioned buses between scattered events, gathering as many... continue reading

Dora García’s “Second Time Around”
MUSEO NACIONAL CENTRO DE ARTE REINA SOFIA, Madrid
View of Dora García’s “Second Time Around” at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, 2018.

by SEAN O TOOLE

Among the artifacts assembled by curators Manuel Borja-Villel and Teresa Velázquez for their illuminating survey of Dora García’s work since 1997 are nine posters detailing the program for “The Inadequate” (2011), a 26-week investigation into radicalism, dissidence, and marginality staged by the artist in the Spanish Pavilion at the 54th... continue reading

David Horvitz’s “Água Viva”
BELO CAMPO, Lisbon
View of David Horvitz’s “Água Viva” at Belo Campo, Lisbon, 2018.

by SOFIA LEMOS

Pioneering ecologist, science communicator, and marine biologist Rachel Carson found the rhythms of the ocean to be largely indifferent to the rhythms of humans. Coastal forms, she observed, merge and blend in variegated patterns with the ancient surf and with new life, ultimately with the sole agenda of the “earth... continue reading

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Magazine Mousse
Air the paris
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Carolina Nitsch
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X-TRA
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flashart
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P420
Peres Projects
Deweer
Tulips & Roses