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 […]

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 […]

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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FIAC 2010 Paris 2010

FIAC 2010 (October 21st – 24th) will take place at the Grand Palais,  the Cour Carrée du Louvre and in the Tuileries’s garden

17 January 2010

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Shanghai Art Fair 2010

     Shanghai Art Fair, as the most international domestic and Asian trade art exhibition with long history, will begrandly held from Sept.9-13 at ShanghaiMART, continuing the scale as before, presenting domestic and overseas collectors a gorgeous art event in Shanghai as well.      Shanghai, locates on the window of foreign trade with its unique historical and […]

17 January 2010

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ART COLOGNE 2010

The 44th ART COLOGNE will take place April 21-25, 2010. The last edition of the ART COLOGNE proved able to meet the challenges of the new economy by physical consolidation, conceptual expansion and easy access to the cultural riches of the Rhineland. The 44th Internationaler Kunstmarkt will build on this model. Located again in Levels 1 and 2 of Hall […]

17 January 2010

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Art Basel Miami Beach 2010

Art Basel Miami Beach is the most important art show in the United States, a cultural and social highlight for the Americas. As the sister event of Switzerland’s Art Basel, the most prestigious art show worldwide for the past 40 years, Art Basel Miami Beach combines an international selection of top galleries with an exciting […]

17 January 2010

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Art 41 Basel 2010

Art 41 Basel Art 41 Basel Art 41 Basel ArtLyst presents the run up and low down to this important event. Art 41 BASEL, SWITZERLAND – The world’s premier international art show for Modern and contemporary works, Art Basel features nearly 300 leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa. More than […]

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

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 […]

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.

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 […]

6 January 2010

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Post

For the forthcoming exhibition at TROVE this January 2010, curator Charlie Levine and artist Hayley Lock have invited friends and acquaintances from the social network facebook to partake in a Christmas card/collage exchange. All works posted through the physical and therefore traditional routes are to be traditionally displayed together in plan chests at TROVE. The […]

6 January 2010

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Stay Lucky!

Centre for Recent Drawing presents Stay Lucky, curated by artist Paul Kindersley as part of the C4RD Moot series, featuring artists Maxime Angel, Matthew de Kersaint Giraudeau, Paul Kindersley, Patricia Lennox-Boyd, Neil McNally and Daniel Munro. Object, prop and artefact function as incident and trace, these artists weave a chaotic web of threads implicating both […]

5 January 2010

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ORDINARY-LIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY LONDON ART FAIR DOOMSDAY MACHINE

Doomsday Machine In the quest for scientific inquiry, photography stands notably alone in its pursuit for literal translations of man’s noble capacity for technological ingenuity. The medium itself is not always the purest form of truth, but it does often stand to make objective reason of humankind’s development. On ocasssion, the technological advances documented are […]

2 January 2010

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RCA Student Work in Progress Show

Work in progress exhibition by students from the following courses: Architecture, Design Interactions, Innovation Design Engineering, Vehicle Design, Printmaking and Animation.

2 January 2010

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Whitney Biennial 2010

The Whitney Museum has paired Francesco Bonami, 53, a seasoned Italian-born curator with an international reputation, and Gary Carrion-Murayari, 28, a homegrown senior curatorial assistant. Mr. Bonami will serve as curator for the Biennial, with Mr. Carrion-Murayari acting as associate curator. The artists include: David Adamo Richard Aldrich Michael Asher Tauba Auerbach Nina Berman Huma […]

18 December 2009

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‘Do You Remember Olive Morris’: Closing Event and Launch of Publication

A poetry slam alongside other music and spoken word performances to mark the launch of the publication ‘Do you remember Olive Morris?‘ and the close of the exhibition.

16 December 2009

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Ralph Dorey and Jonathan Lewis

Private View: Wednesday 20th January 2010 Exhibition dates:21-31 January 2010Opening times: Thursday-Sunday 12-6pmArtists’ talk: 2pm, Saturday 30th January Curated by Patrick Michalopoulos and Ismail Erbil Schwartz Gallery presents the work of Ralph Dorey and Jonathan Lewis as part of its new series of two-person shows for 2010 questioning exhibition-making practice. The programme aims to create […]

14 December 2009

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Surya Buck / Henrik Potter

To show the works of two artists who work on or around the image and its derivatives. To not display two dimensional work on the wall from conventional view points.  Both artists create series. They make not finished pieces but moments of rest between one trial and the next. Each trial an agreement to investigate […]