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[VIDEO] Interview with Anish Kapoor   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Anish Kapoor at Gropius Bau May 18th, 2013 - November 24th, 2013
Posted 5/24/13
is the first comprehensive exhibition of Anish Kapoor in Berlin. The Indian-born British sculptor Anish Kapoor is known for his spectacular sculptures and installations, such as the Cloud Gate in Millennium Park, Chicago. For his exhibition at Martin-Gropius-Bau he uses the whole ground floor of the building, including the atrium. In this video, Anish Kapoor talks about the concept of the show and specific works, such as the huge kinetic installation in the atrium of the Martin-Gropius-Bau.... [more]
[VIDEO] Hubert Czerepok: History and Utopia / Interview   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Hubert Czerepok at Arsenal Gallery April 5th, 2013 - May 19th, 2013
Posted 4/30/13
In this video Hubert Czerepok guides us trough his exhibition presented at Arsenal Gallery in Białystok, Poland. “The latest project History and Utopia is both tracking authentic, though seemingly improbable stories, but also those that could be true. Documents and archival materials are mingled with creations and fakes. The artist uncovers the things, we would rather not know about, not remember.” (Arsenal Gallery). Hubert Czerepok shows us some of his projects presented on the... [more]
[VIDEO] Art Cologne 2013 Vernissage   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
at Art Cologne April 18th, 2013 - April 22nd, 2013
Posted 4/22/13
Art Cologne is the world’s oldest and longest running fair for 20th and 21st century fine art. Founded in 1967 the fair for modern and contemporary art was once the undisputed number one. After some difficult years, the fair is on the rise again. The strategy of former gallerist Daniel Hug pays off, more and more renowned galleries participate in the fair again. But the fair not only succeeded in bringing back the big name art dealers, but also strengthend its relevance for presenting and... [more]
[VIDEO] Julius Eastman: Gay Guerrilla at Kunsthalle Basel / Mathieu Kleyebe Abonnenc: Songs for a Mad King   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Mathieu Kleyebe Abonnenc at Kunsthalle Basel February 3rd, 2013 - March 24th, 2013
Posted 3/27/13
(1979) is a composition for four pianos by African-American composer Julius Eastman (1940-1990). Concert played by the pianists Faristamo Susi, Andriy Dragan, Benoit Hennecart and Lukas Rickli on the occasion of the exhibition Mathieu Kleyebe Abonnenc: Songs for a Mad King at Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland on March 16, 2013. The above video is an excerpt, the full-length video is available on Vernissage TV. (Image on top: Mathieu Kleyebe Abonnenc, 7 contracts, for M.A., 2013, 3 bronze... [more]
[VIDEO] Sverre Bjertnes at White Columns, New York   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Sverre Bjertnes at White Columns March 10th, 2013 - April 20th, 2013
Posted 3/17/13
White Columns in New York just opened the first solo exhibition in the United States by the New York-based Norwegian artist Sverre Bjertnes. The show is titled , and has been developed by Sverre Bjertnes in collaboration with the artist Bjarne Melgaard. The exhibition presents new paintings and works on paper by Bjertnes, as well as earlier works. Furthermore, the show includes collaborative works made with both Melgaard and the artist’s mother Randi Koren Bjertnes, as well as a group of... [more]
[VIDEO] Martin Kippenberger: Sehr Gut Very Good / Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Martin Kippenberger at Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart February 23rd, 2013 - August 18th, 2013
Posted 2/26/13
In 2013 Martin Kippenberger, the enfant terrible of the German art scene, would have celebrated his 60th birthday. On this occasion, Hamburger Bahnhof in Berlin is dedicating a special exhibition to the artist, who died in 1997 due to an excessive life. The show characterizes Martin Kippenberger as an artist, whose work and life cannot be separated from one another, and as an artist, who is considered one of the most significant of his generation. After the last major Martin Kippenberger... [more]
[VIDEO] Tony Oursler: agentic iced etcetera   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Tony Oursler at PinchuckArtCentre February 16th, 2013 - April 21st, 2013
Posted 2/18/13
Tony Oursler’s exhibition at the PinchukArtCentre in Kyiv, Ukraine is the first major solo exhibition by the artist in Eastern Europe. Tony Oursler: agentic iced etcetera presents specially produced new works, including a Ukrainian speaking installation, as well as some of the most iconic pieces of the artist. The New York-based artist has been a pioneer of New Media and video art. Tony Oursler is especially known for projecting moving images onto objects. In this video, Eckhard Schneider... [more]
[VIDEO] James Franco: Gay Town at Peres Projects Berlin   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
James Franco at Peres Projects (Temporary) February 9th, 2013 - March 9th, 2013
Posted 2/11/13
is American actor, filmmaker, writer and artist James Franco’s second solo show in Berlin with the gallery Peres Projects. The exhibition that is presented in a temporary project space on the historic Karl-Marx-Allee explores a variety of themes that are central to James Franco’s artistic practice: adolescence, public and private persona, stereotypes, and celebrity. The artist created most of the works for the show over the past two years. He created many of the works in temporary locations... [more]
[VIDEO] Dieter Roth. Björn Roth. Hauser & Wirth New York   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Eggert Einarsson, Björn Roth, Dieter Roth at Hauser & Wirth January 23rd, 2013 - April 13th, 2013
Posted 2/4/13
On 23 January 2013 Hauser & Wirth opened its new downtown gallery space in New York with the exhibition . The show presents more than 100 objects created by the German-born Swiss artist Dieter Roth (1930 – 1998) and his son Björn Roth, including works never before shown in the United States. Dieter Roth is known for his interdisciplinary oeuvre and his vision of art and life being indivisible. He was sculptor, painter, printmaker, collagist, poet, diarist, graphic designer, publisher,... [more]
[VIDEO] Jill Magid: Faust 24 at Galería Labor, Mexico City   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Jill Magid at Labor November 17th, 2012 - January 12th, 2013
Posted 12/25/12
The exhibition at Galería Labor is American artist Jill Magid’s first solo exhibition in Mexico. Faust 24 deals with the gun violence and public shootings in the US, specifically with the school shooting at the University of Texas in Austin in 2010, where a student, Colton Tooley, walked through the campus firing shots into the air and ground with an AK47 assault rifle, and finally committed suicide. Jill Magid’s exhibition at Galería Labor presents Police footage of the event and related... [more]
At Art Basel Miami Beach 2012, Fondation Beyeler presented two major works by Alexander Calder, (1948) and Untitled (c. 1939). In this video, the president of the Calder Foundation, Alexander S.C. Rower, talks about the two exceptional mobiles, revealing some exciting background knowledge on the works. Alexander Calder’s hanging mobile Snow Flurry is one of his most popular works. The delicate white kinetic sculpture is reminiscent of snowflakes. It comes from the artist’s own collection... [more]
[VIDEO] Art Basel Miami Beach 2012   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
at Art Basel Miami Beach December 6th, 2012 - December 9th, 2012
Posted 12/6/12
It’s Art Basel time again in Miami, this year for the 11th time already. More than 260 leading galleries from all over the world take part in the art fair. They are showcasing works by more than 2,000 artists of the 20th and 21st centuries. This year, Art Basel Miami Beach presents works by artists such as Christian Marclay, Jon Pylypchuk, Peter Rogiers, Chiachio & Giannone, Yayoi Kusama, Vito Acconci, Yinka Shonibare, MBE, Stirling Ruby, Darren Almond, Takashi Murakami, Dominique... [more]
[VIDEO] Carlos Cruz-Diez Retrospective at MUAC, Mexico City   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Carlos Cruz-Diez at Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporaneo (MUAC) October 27th, 2012 - February 10th, 2013
Posted 11/26/12
With Carlos Cruz-Diez. El color en el espacio y en el tiempo (Color in Space and Time) at the Museo Universitario Arte Contemporáneo – MUAC in Mexico City present a large retrospective of the Venezuelan artist Carlos Cruz-Diez. The exhibition presents a selection of more than 120 artworks that the artist has created from the late 1940s till today. Carlos Cruz-Diez was born in 1923 in Caracas. Cruz-Diez has lived and worked in Paris since 1960. His artistic roots reach back to the Kinetic... [more]
[VIDEO] Yung Ho Chang at UCCA and Che Guevara at Three Shadows, Beijing   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Yung Ho Chang at Ullens Center for Contemporary Art September 30th, 2012 - December 2nd, 2012
Posted 11/15/12
In Beijing’s 798 Art Zone, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA) presents ‘Yung Ho Chang + FCJZ: Material-ism’, the first retrospective of the pioneer of contemporary Chinese architecture. UCCA shows over 6 installations, 40 models and 270 drawings charting the cross-disciplinary work of Yung Ho Chang and his practice Feichang Jianzhu (FCJZ). Chang and FCJZ transform the UCCA Great Hall into six courtyard-like modules inspired by the ‘hutong’, the traditional Chinese neighbourhood network... [more]
[VIDEO] Maya Onoda at Magnan Metz Gallery   Pick-button-f22fa879042524f5c7b8d2278b2983b8
Maya Onoda at Magnan Metz Gallery October 19th, 2012 - November 24th, 2012
Posted 11/8/12
aleidoscope is Japanese artist Maya Onoda’s third solo exhibition with Magnan Metz Gallery. Maya Onoda is known for her intricate paper cutouts and installations. Maya Onoda was born in Japan and received her BFA from California State University-Fullerton and an MFA from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. This video provides you with an exhibition walkthrough during the opening reception. Maya Onoda: Kaleidoscope at Magnan Metz Gallery, New York. Opening reception, October 18, 2012. Video:... [more]