Zhivago Duncan

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Zhivago Duncan has been a ubiquitous and beloved presence in Berlin’s art community since he moved there in 2007. The half-Danish and half-Syrian artist was instrumental in developing the impromptu art bashes in renegade exhibition space, such as Stattbad and Tape Modern, which give Berlin’s cool creditability. However, Duncan’s current series of manipulated toy car sculptures and paintings and silk-screens of doctored images from the heydays of Halston and Studio 54, have been embraced by all... [more]
Press Release  
Zhivago Duncan at Cruise & Callas May 1st, 2010 - June 12th, 2010
Posted 5/6/10
We are pleased to present „The Beautiful and The Damned“ at Cruise & Callas - the debut Berlin solo show of American born, Syrian-Danish artist Zhivago Duncan. His body of work is part of a complete series also taking part in two group exhibitions running parallel during gallery weekend. One year ago, in art professor Tristan Pranyko’s studio, Duncan discovered a stack of old copies of Andy Warhol’s Interview magazine. Fascinated by the forgotten world of glamour and hedonism that... [more]