At Palazzo Strozzi is presented the first major retrospective dedicated to Ai Weiwei, one of the world’s most celebrated and influential contemporary artists. The exhibition, curated by Arturo Galansino, hosts past and present works by this artist known worldwide for his provocative practice, for his political activism and its mixture of genres.
It is in that matter carved that becomes word that can be traced the key element of the works by the artist Katrina Palmer. Everyday objects, natural landscapes and abandoned places become sound and sculptural narratives that lead the viewer into another dimension of existence and of his being, touching the imaginary
At the Eyebeam studio in New York is present the solo exhibition by Nancy Nowacek. Through sculptures, digital and performative artworks the artist addresses the theme of the body, expanding beyond the grammar of functional movement to challenge and reshape the contemporary body schema, thereby returning the body to be an instrument
From June to July in New York is on show High Line Performances. A series of live events that transform the High Line space in an open-air theater. In this year's edition are present the performers Naama Tsabar, Hassabi Maria and Eduardo Navarro with sound games, bodily illusions and deviations perceptive.
If we think to Egypt at this time, probably there are not many positive things that come to our mind, especially looking at the art and culture world and at the issue of freedom of expression. Still, good things also happen there. For example, the last edition of the Cairo International Electronic and New Media Arts Symposium, better know as CairoTronica
At the Jewish Museum in New York is ongoing the exhibition in honor of Roberto Burle Marx, the famous and extrovert architect and botanist who marked the twentieth century by redefining and rebuilding the landscapes. On show, over the artist's works, a group of international contemporary artists who have been inspired by Burle Marx.
Deep Web is a monumental immersive audiovisual installation created by light artist Christopher Bauder and composer and musician Robert Henke. Sublimating the spectacular industrial architecture of Kraftwerk Berlin, Deep Web plunges the audience into a ballet of iridescent kinetic light and surround sound.
Follow investigates how we understand image and identity as ever-changing concepts which can be bought, sold, mimicked, endorsed, deleted and validated through a single click—as well as exploring methods to survive, subvert and utilize social media.
Promise Park Project aims to explore the meaning of the park from its establishment and discuss future forms of public spaces with experts from various fields. At the same time, it can also be understood as a platform for various engineers and researchers to engage in research and discussion.
The Or Gallery is pleased to announce its participation in NADA Miami Beach 2015. The gallery will exhibit a small selection of editions and single works by Vancouver-based artists pertaining to the city’s strong history of conceptual photographic and textual practices.
The Brandalism project has worked with Parisians to insert unauthorized artworks across the city that aim to highlight the links between advertising, consumerism, fossil fuel dependency and climate change.
The Museum of Contemporary Commodities – on exhibition at the Furtherfield Gallery in Finsbury Park, London, is engaging the nature of our stuff – how commodities enter and disappear from our lives - exploring these issues with a novel take on the practice of curating.
The eleventh edition of the TodaysArt Festival will be the cultural reopening of the Pier of Scheveningen. Exactly 50 years ago, The Pier was the location for ZERO on Sea, a large-scale manifestation of the progressive art movement ZERO, which focused on the relationship between natural elements, technology and humanity.
arebyte presents Judgement a solo exhibition by Ariel Narunsky. Judgement is an attempt to utilize the perception of stadiums as social monuments to create a mirror or monument to our contemporary society and the human condition. The new work will offer a giant spiralled three-lane running track enveloped by a spiral wall
Grow It Yourself, the second collective exhibition curated by Marco Scotini, brings together a series of experiments in which agricultural production traces a constituent relationship between artistic practise and social ability.
(Italiano) Si è da poco concluso a Bologna il festival Cheap, affermatosi quest'anno come la nuova vetrina della poster art, un fenomeno artistico nato dall'evoluzione della street art, che sta destando molta curiosità da parte di pubblico e critici.
With his public intervention Overexposed, artist Paolo Cirio disseminates unauthorized pictures of high-ranking U.S. intelligence officials throughout major cities, taken from social media hacks. Then, using his HD Stencils graffiti technique, he spray-paints high-resolution reproductions of the misappropriated photos onto public walls
On May 1st 2015 the European project DARTS will launch two international contests of digital art and creative writing. The partners ask for participants to tell new stories about the past of the three buildings. Villa Rufolo a Ravello in Italia, Landcommanderij Alden Biesen in Belgio e Castello Corvino in Transilvania, Romania.