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 […]

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.

22 January 2010

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S MARK GUBB AND ROAD KILL ZINE: HISTORY OF A TIME TO COME + ZINE FAIR

S Mark Gubb has been hypnotised and is working with East-Kent based fanzine Road Kill to rediscover his youth – specifically, his late teens, which he spent as a heavy metal and hardcore-loving musician and skateboarder in Margate.     Gubb(35) taped himself undergoing hypnotic regression, later producing a typescript which forms the source material for […]

22 January 2010

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Lucy Harrison -The Absent Collector

Using a collection of letters and postcards found on a roadside in Sicily, Lucy Harrison is attempting to piece together a biography of the person who discarded them with the help of a variety of Italian speakers from around the UK and Italy.   The London-based artist was visiting Palermo last year when she discovered […]

22 January 2010

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RSA SPRING OPEN EXHIBITION

The RSA Spring Open Exhibition takes place from the 18 April to 20 May and will showcase a cross section of contemporary art practice in Scotland and beyond. The exhibition will consist of small scale works by members and selected non-members in the RSA Lower Galleries and will include painting, printmaking, sculpture, photography, architecture, installation […]

21 January 2010

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vincent hubele

vincent hubele exhibs his photos at Yono bar in Paris

21 January 2010

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Testing Ground

Artists in this exhibition: David Blandy, Laurel Nakadate, John Bock, and others Testing GroundA month of experimental live art and performance8-31 January 2010 176 / Zabludowicz Collection presents second annual Testing Ground Building on the success of Testing Ground: Curating, which attracted large audiences in 2009, it will include events organised by students from the […]

20 January 2010

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One2Fifty

The  launch of One2Fifty, a gallery with a difference created by landscape artist David Anthony Hall, which exhibits much of his work in a most unusual way.  By exploring the relationship between large format print, photography and the Internet, Hall has created a bespoke gallery to showcase his images by shrinking everything on a scale […]

20 January 2010

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Journeys With No Return

A Foundation is the London focus of a touring exhibition to Istanbul, London and Berlin. 

 Nevin Aladag, Zineb Sedira, Adam Chodzko, Olaf Metzel, Denizhan Ozer, Clemens von Wedemeyer, Olaf Nicolai, Ergin Cavusoglu, Melanie Manchot, Asli Sungu, Kiran Kaur Brar and Nasan Tur. 

 Curators Alice Sharp, Peter Cross and Levent Calikoglu and exhibition organiser […]

18 January 2010

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DANNY ROLPH – Automatic Shoes

For his first show at Poppy Sebire, Danny Rolph presents a new series of sapphire blue backed triplewallpaintings. These new works are a continuation of Rolph’s investigation into his discourse with space.

18 January 2010

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Open Source Embroidery

Museum of Craft and Folk Art, San Francisco, California, USA2 October 2009 – 24 January 2010 Opening: Thursday 1 Oct, 6-8pm  Access Space, Suzanne Brook Martin, Ele Carpenter, Iain Clark, Emma Ferguson, Flare Productions, Paul Grimmer, Richard Hamilton, Suzanne Hardy, HUMlab Workers, James Hutchinson, Charlene Lam, Kristina Lindström & Åsa Stahl, Sampler Collective, Sophie McDonald & Davide Della Casa, Travis Meinolf, Kate Pemberton, Trevor Pitt, Michele Pred,Clare Ruddock, Hamilton, Southern & St Amand, Becky […]

18 January 2010

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MEMORIES by MELIHA GUNENC

Meliha Gunenc, was born in Turkey, where she studied fashion and later worked in the textile industry as a freelance designer.  She then went on to study Fine Art at Marmara University before leaving Turkey for London.  In 2008 she studied Art and Design at St Martin’s School of Art with further studies in Music […]

17 January 2010

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Michael Rakowitz

Michael Rakowitz works as a cultural archaeologist, uncovering an unexpected network of connections between historical fact and fantasy. The worst condition is to pass under a sword which is not one’s own traces links between western science fiction and military-industrial activities in Iraq during and after Saddam Hussein’s regime. Through a series of interwoven narratives […]

17 January 2010

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Turner Prize 2010

The Turner Prize exhibition features the works of four shortlisted British artists. It goes on display for two months before the prize is awarded.Established in 1984 to draw greater public attention to contemporary art, the Turner Prize has both reflected and informed the popular reception of new British art in this country and internationally. Each […]

17 January 2010

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Rachel Whiteread: Drawings

Rachel Whiteread is renowned for her evocative large-scale sculptures, but drawing has always remained one of her core activities. This exhibition offers a rare opportunity to explore her works on paper, most of which have never been shown before in a public gallery.  These collages and drawings provide a fascinating and intimate insight into the […]

17 January 2010

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Eadweard Muybridge

One of photography’s early pioneers, Eadweard Muybridge is be subject of a major retrospective at Tate Britain. Bringing together around 150 works, this exhibition explores how British born Muybridge documented the landscape and people of America when the ‘New World’ was first emerging as a modern country. Focusing on the period of rapid technological and […]

17 January 2010

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Tate Britain Duveens Commission 2010

In summer 2010, Tate Britain will unveil a new installation by a contemporary artist – the latest in the annual series of the Tate Britain Duveens Commissions. The chosen artist will create a large-scale, site-specific work for the Duveen Galleries, following in the footsteps of other prominent British artists including Mona Hatoum, Anya Gallaccio, Michael […]

17 January 2010

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British Comic Art

This groundbreaking exhibition uses visual art to explore the role of humour in British culture over the centuries. Tackling key themes such as morality, politics and the absurd, the show will feature works by classic caricaturists from William Hogarth, James Gillray and George Cruikshank, to David Low, Gerald Scarfe and Steve Bell. It will also […]

17 January 2010

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Chris Ofili

Chris Ofili’s intensely coloured and intricately ornamented paintings are on show at Tate Britain in a major survey of the artist’s career that brings together over 45 paintings, as well as pencil drawings and watercolours from the mid 1990s to today. One of the most acclaimed British painters of his generation, Ofili won the Turner […]

17 January 2010

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Afro Modern

This major exhibition, inspired by Paul Gilroy’s seminal book The Black Atlantic: Modernity and Double Consciousness (1993), identifies a hybrid culture that spans the Atlantic, connecting Africa, North and South America, The Caribbean and Europe. The exhibition is the first to trace in depth the impact of Black Atlantic culture on Modernism and will reveal […]

17 January 2010

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Van Doesburg and the International Avant-Garde: Constructing a New World

Tate Modern presents the first major exhibition in the UK devoted to the Dutch artist and pivotal figure of the European avant-garde, Theo van Doesburg (1883-1931). This is a unique and exciting chance for van Doesburg’s work to be seen for the first time in the UK. This follows in the footsteps of a series […]

15 January 2010

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Life Vividly Lived

Group show of Inishturkbeg residency artist 2009 Featuring works by Nicola Hicks, Scarlett Hooft Graafland, Kay Harwood, Shoichi Sakurai, Peter Jaques, Laura Brennan and Darren Edwards (image – Scarlett Hooft Graafland)

15 January 2010

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Lecture: Beneath the Skin: A Personal Insight into Life Modelling

Zoe Simon speaks about her experiences as a life model

13 January 2010

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Artists’ Haven Group Exhibition

see the art of: Preston Purser, Sara J. Chambers, Jean Dortch, Nino Korinteli, Arthur Marcus, Melanie Prapopouloss, Anthony Scime, Yoju

13 January 2010

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SLC Gallery Stroll

Current works by Preston Purser on exhibit Gallery Stroll January 15, 6-9 p.m.

10 January 2010

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Pause and Eject 2

PAUSE AND EJECT 2A show by Goldsmiths MFA students 26th – 28th January 2010 Shoreditch Townhall 380 Old Street, London EC1V 9LT opening hours: 12-6 daily Closing party:Thursday 28th January 20106pm – 9pm followed by afterparty at The Macbeth Live work/performances:Tuesday 26th January 20106pm – 8pm Dror Al Kuwaity / Maria Jose Argenzio / Nicole […]

8 January 2010

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Tim Etchells – Preview

Preview of Tim Etchells’ first solo exhibition in a London public gallery, showing work previously unseen in the UK. Gasworks presents the video ‘Art Flavours’ and the text piece ‘City Changes’ (both 2008). The exhibition continues 5 Feb – 28 Mar, Weds-Sun, 12-6pm.

8 January 2010

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Tim Etchells

Gasworks presents the video ‘Art Flavours’ and the text piece ‘City Changes’ (both 2008). This is Tim Etchells’ first solo exhibition in a London public gallery, showing work previously unseen in the UK. ‘Art Flavours’ reflects Etchells’ interest in the encounter between different discourses and cultural frames, exploring the potential for communication and miscommunication between […]

7 January 2010

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C.A.Halpin Inside The Outside World

The Outside World is pleased to present… ‘C.A.Halpin Inside The Outside World’, a retrospective show of paintings, drawings, sculptures and photographs.  The show mounted by artist/curator and inspiration for The Outside World.   The show covers a period stretching over the past thirty years and represents the differing themes and forms that her work has […]

7 January 2010

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Memories, Dreams, Reflections

54 The Gallery launches the first solo exhibition by London based artist, Alice Boyle, with over 30 new collage works.   Alice Boyle has chosen to concentrate on her artistic practice having co-directed, ‘The Graffiti Project’, on Kelburn Castle, studied Interior Architecture and worked in various art and design environments. Alice states, ‘I’m going from […]