31 January 2010

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Vision 21 – 17 March 2010

The next Vision 21 sale of Post-War and Contemporary paintings, prints, photographs, sculptures and modern design furniture will be held on 17 March 2010 and will include a broad range of work by some of the top names in 20th Century art and design. Typical auction entries include works by Ron Arad, Diane Arbus, Arman, […]

31 January 2010

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Post War and Contemporary Art & Design – 10 March 2010

onhams is delighted to announce that it is embracing the 1960s on 7th March when the viewing opens at its New Bond Street galleries for both a specialist auction of ‘Pop and Op Art’ and the selling exhibition of ‘Pure Sixties. Pure Bailey.‘ – a collection of David Bailey’s iconic photographs from the 60s. The […]

31 January 2010

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Post-War Contemporary Art Evening Sale – 11 May 2010

The Christie’s building features a grand limestone and bronze exterior with a post-industrial steel and glass canopy, complementing the existing murals, mosaics, and courtyard sculpture of Rockefeller Center in the heart of New York City. The 310,000-square-foot facility also includes a soaring triple-height entranceway with a specially commissioned mural by artist Sol LeWitt; a main […]

31 January 2010

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Post-War and Contemporary Art Evening – 11 February 2010

Post-War & Contemporary Art The post-World War II period from 1945 until 1970 is recognized as one of the most creative period of the 20th century, spanning movements from Abstract Expressionism in New York in the 1940s to Pop Art that was popular mainly in England and the United States (from late 1950s to early […]

31 January 2010

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Contemporary Art Evening/Day – 12 February 2010

  In 2002, de Pury & Luxembourg took majority control of the company and in 2003, Simon de Pury moved the headquarters to the Meatpacking district in Chelsea which at the time was just beginning to sprout as the international art district. With a new remit to focus solely on the sale of the best […]

31 January 2010

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‘Dialogues: A Fake Romance?’

Curated by Diana Ali Preview 19th Feb 1900-late     Curator and artist, Diana Ali in collaboration with The Elysium Gallery is pleased to present the exhibition ‘Dialogues: A Fake Romance?’; an exhibition of contemporary art work exploring the dichotomies of dialogue through painting, drawing, installation, film and photography. For a dialogue to form, the […]

31 January 2010

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Contemporary Art Evening Auction – 10 February 2010

The Evening Auction of Contemporary Art in London on Wednesday 10 February comprises a sensational array of paintings and sculptures that epitomise the major advancements of recent Art History, including the most outstanding collection of Zero art ever presented for sale. The Contemporary Art Department at Sotheby’s focuses on a diverse range of artists and […]

31 January 2010

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The advanced body

“Der Sinn des Fragments – the advaced body” Ist die Erinnerung eine Art Fragment oder Assemblage oder schafft das Fragment eine Assoziation in Form der Erinnerung, ein Gefüge aus Eindrücken, Bruchstücke einer Realität, die als Erfahrung oder Deutung zurückbleibt oder obejektiv als Tatsächlichkeit? Schaut man sich die Kunst der Antike an, so erfährt man durch […]

30 January 2010

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Artwork of Mark Robinson

The Link Gallery is a student run gallery in the Chatham Building, All Saints Campus of MMU.

29 January 2010

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Michael Landy Art Bin

From 29 January until 14 March 2010 acclaimed British artist Michael Landy will transform the South London Gallery into a 600m³ container for the disposal of works of art. Art Bin will gradually fill up over the six week course of the exhibition to create ’a monument to creative failure’. Click here to apply to […]

29 January 2010

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A Passage to China

Finissage of the Art Exhibition “30×30=900 A Passage to China” November 2009 HangZhou China, “Vittoria” Gallery, February 11 2010, via Margutta 103. Rome

28 January 2010

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C.A.HALPIN ‘Inside The Outside World’

This is the first of a four part series of exhibitions following the career, ideas and ideals of C.A.HALPIN, founder of The Outside World.  This inaugural exhibition focuses on a series of hand drawn books made in the early nineties whilst the artist was living in France and in Spain.  The show takes us through […]

28 January 2010

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Richard Hamilton: Modern Moral Matters

 Richard HamiltonShock and Awe2007-08Inkjet print on Hewlett-Packard Premium canvas200 x 100 cm© 2010 Richard Hamilton The Serpentine Gallery presents a solo exhibition by one of the world’s most respected living artists, Richard Hamilton. Hamilton has embraced many different mediums since the 1950s, including painting, printmaking, installation and industrial design. The exhibition will reassess the nature […]

28 January 2010

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Set Of Odd Volumes

  Odd?   In 1878 a group of English bibliophiles founded “The Sette of Odd Volumes”.  In 1887 “The Club of Odd Volumes” was formed to promote, among other things, the exhibition of books.   Set Of Odd Volumes is an exhibition of artists who are putting books, maps, music and love letters through extreme […]

27 January 2010

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Black and White

A group show featuring paintings, sculpture, prints and drawings by   David Atkin  .  Kate Beck  .  Mia Brownell  .  Yashua Klos Marietta Hoferer  .  Michael Kukla  .   Margaret Neill Karen Revis  .  Katherine McDowell Patterson   .  Amy Talluto

27 January 2010

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Code, Olympic Winter Games 2010

  Seed Collective: Napoleon Brousseau, Gabe Sawhney, Galen Scorer Seed is a powerful metaphor of reforestation which puts the responsibility on the members of the audience who can control and grow a forest, tree by tree, through their own mobile phone keypad and watch the results on a screen, which are reproduced in a real […]

27 January 2010

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Dieter Rams

This is a simple and elegant show, ‘Less and More: the Design Ethos of Dieter Rams’, on chief designer of German tech-company Braun, should come to the Design Museum under the directorship of Deyan Sudjic. In Sudjic’s previous guise, as design critic and author of seminal 1985 book ‘Cult Objects’, he wrote of how Dieter […]

27 January 2010

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Harun Farocki: Against What? Against Whom?

German filmmaker Harun Farocki has only seen his star ascend in the art world in recent years. His productions make sense within it though, their director’s saturnine concerns with the intersection of filmic representation and politics chiming with – not to mention anticipating and outthinking – those of younger artists.

27 January 2010

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The Empire Strikes Back: Indian Art Today

Saatchi’s roving eye rests on the world’s largest democracy with an exhibition of 26 artists from the Indian subcontinent, including the leading lights of its currently thriving scene such as Subodh Gupta, Bharti Kher and Huma Bhabha.

27 January 2010

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Thresholds Curated by: Paula Rego

My Sister Dressed As A Bridesmaid, 1920© © The Artist’s Estate The guest curator, Paula Rego, has chosen the title Thresholds for this selection of prints, drawings and photographs that date from the beginning of the 20th century. Rego claims that the link between the 50 works on display is one of anticipation, containing an […]

27 January 2010

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Ed and Nancy Kienholz

Conspicuous amongst the classical paintings at the National Gallery, challenging issues permeate its first modern installation, a recreation of Amsterdam’s Red Light District.  Prostitution continues to inspire strong reactions, prompting artistic interpretation over the centuries, evidenced here by paintings from 17th century Conceived by American artists Ed Kienholz and Nancy Reddin Kienholz in 1983-8, whose […]

27 January 2010

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Philip Guston Philip Guston Works on Paper

  Philip Guston is a painter’s painter: uninhibited by prevailing movements and continuously pursuing his own language of representation he has managed to move between abstraction and his own idiosyncratic forms of representation with a freedom few artists possess. The current show of his works on paper at Timothy Taylor traces Guston’s development from the […]

26 January 2010

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BY CHROMED HOOVES IT TRAVELS NOW

By Chromed Hooves It Travels Now Is a proposed show that brings together four artists that question the nature of art making in their practice, whilst producing metaphysical works, drawing, painting or sculpted objects. Collectively they explore themes of creation and why art works amount to more than their material properties. All four artists are […]

26 January 2010

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Realism + Abstraction: New Paintings by Valery Koroshilov

More than thirty figurative oil paintings by Valery Koroshilov including the most recent work will be shown in the heart of Bloomsbury in London, at the solo-exhibition in Baker Tilly. On show there are pictures that are based on reality, but depicting this reality with a certain degree of abstraction. Valery Koroshilov explains his approach: “The […]

25 January 2010

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Timeguards

These Timeguards are the first in a series of works based upon the theme of the ‘time guardian.’ Kielnhofer has gone on to produce these pieces in bright and cheerful colours contradictory to their sombre forms, an unexpected juxtaposition. The series on display at the Cass Sculpture Foundation is part of his original treatment of […]

25 January 2010

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Light guards at Woka Lamps vienna

The guardians of the light at Woka Vienna. Light guards provide light and warmth.   The Austrian artist Kielnhofer created a slightly different Winter lights. His light sculptures are reminiscent of monks, nuns and / or to the Virgin Mary. The light sculptures are suitable for the lighting of building facades, balconies, parks, etc. The […]

25 January 2010

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Timeguards by Manfred Kielnhofer

Opening of the new castle sculpturepark Steyregg. The first show are the guardians of time by Manfred Kielnhofer. Castle Steyregg Steyregg is a small town east of Linz in Upper Austria and has the castle Steyregg a sight that can be used for events and tours. The exact age of the plant can not be […]

25 January 2010

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To Be Confirmed

Works by a diverse array of contemporary artists from all over Europe will be brought together in a new exhibition entitled To Be Confirmed at The Bristol Gallery from Saturday 16 January to Thursday 25 February 2010. As a result of new research on German art by Dr Dorothy Rowe of Bristol University’sDepartment of History […]

25 January 2010

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The Unholy Trinity

An outstanding collection of new painting, sculpture, taxidermy and installation from the stars of Duncan of Jordanstone’s graduates.  Featuring: Omar Zingaro Bhatia, Richard D D Cormack and Jamie Fitzpatrick.

25 January 2010

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Unusual View Launch Exhibition

UNUSUAL VIEW LAUNCHFeb 4 – 20, 2010 The anticipated debut exhibition of Unusual View presented at Oh! Art Gallery showcases Unusual View group’s collection of art oddities. Based in East London, Unusual View is an innovative project to provide support and employment opportunities to unemployed and struggling artists. It does this through a scheme to […]

24 January 2010

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Un Livro Sobre A Morte

A Book About Death” is a collaborative project conceived by american artist Matthew Rose for the Emily Harvey Foundation in New York City, where the original exhibition took place from September 10 – 22, 2009. Approximately 500 artists contributed 500 artworks in the form of post cards of varying sizes each created from works made especially to […]

24 January 2010

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Spectrum: Contemporary Color Abstraction

Invitational exhibition, curated by Susan Isaacs, PhD.  The exhibition features the work of (I believe) 7 or 8 artists.