21 April 2010

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Recycle the Future

Assuming that I am able to get there. (or plan B kicks in, watch this space)  artists. Aleksandrija Ajdukovic Tonka Malekovic Paul Matosic   Tanja Perisic   new installation work   

20 April 2010

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Soft Systems, New works by Molly Palmer

Soft systems are the worlds inside our bodies, the valves, tubes, pumps and mechanisms that produce an intangible life force and power our dreams. Soft Systems is the greater machine of a collective unconscious, the cycles and processes within thousands of people whose thoughts and actions turn the cogs of an imagined city. Inside the […]

19 April 2010

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Swab Barcelona 2010

Swab:small piece of absorbent material attached to the end of a stick or wire. Swab will absorb 40 galleries around the World between the 13th and the 16th of May 2010 in Barcelona. Swab Barcelona was founded in 2006, based on the iniciative of Barcelona private collection Diezy7 and the support of the gallery owners […]

19 April 2010

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Green Auction: A Bid to Save the Earth – 22 April 2010

CHRISTIE’S ANNOUNCES THE 2010 INAUGURAL GREEN AUCTION TO BENEFIT THE ENVIRONMENT: “A BID TO SAVE THE EARTH” PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT CONSERVATION INTERNATIONAL, OCEANA, NATURAL RESOURCES DEFENSE COUNCIL AND THE CENTRAL PARK CONSERVANCY  DEUTSCHE BANK’S ASSET MANAGEMENT DIVISION TO BE LEAD SPONSOR  NBCU’s ‘Green is Universal’ is the Official Media Partner Mobilizing Numerous On-air, Online Properties […]

19 April 2010

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Contemporary Istanbul 2010

The fifth edition of Contemporary Istanbul will take place from 25th to 28th November 2010. As the most extensive “modern and contemporary art” event in Turkey, Contemporary Istanbul aims to promote the cultural and artistic life of Turkey For four days, Contemporary Istanbul is hosting national and international galleries, artists from all over the world, […]

19 April 2010

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SCOPE Basel 2010

Displaying a metronomic regularity that can only be characterized as Swiss, the third edition of SCOPE Basel witnessed a steady stream of acquisitions by fair’s end. From Vernissage to closing party, most of the 110 exhibitors reported constant sales. The economy proved to be top of mind for all that participated, but the upbeat tone […]

19 April 2010

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LISTE – Art fair for young galleries and young art 2010

Every year since its opening in 1996, the LISTE – the Young Art Fair in Basel has presented new and important galleries and highly contemporary young art. The LISTE’s concept of introducing galleries in general no more than 5 years old and artists under 40 has been at the heart of its being one of […]

19 April 2010

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Art Brussels: Brussels Expo Halls 2010

Artbrussels is the European platform for upcoming talents contemporary art and also focuses on established galleries representing a selection of their highest-quality paintings, sculptures, photography, video and installations.Since 2009, the City of Brussels supports the fair by acquiring an outdoor sculpture for the improvement of the down town public space projects. In 2010 one of […]

19 April 2010

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SCOPE London 2010

SCOPE London Art Show will make its return in 2010.

19 April 2010

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The Return to Silence

The Return to Silence is the first Adam Ball edition, strictly limited to a run of 25. It forms part of the Taman Negara series, first shown in 2009 in Gagosian Gallery and Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York. The Taman Negara Rainforest in Malaysia is the oldest rainforest in the world. Untouched by ice age […]

19 April 2010

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The Earth Draws It

Zero10 is pleased to present “The earth draws it”, a solo exhibition of recent work by British artist Piers Secunda. Working essentially with paint in its primary form, Secunda’s practice takes the materiality of his medium back to its fundamental properties – creating three-dimensional paint sculptures where the medium itself and its structures and surface […]

18 April 2010

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Dead Fingers Talk: The Tape Experiments of William S. Burroughs

Dead Fingers Talk is an ambitious forthcoming exhibition presenting two unreleased tape experiments by William Burroughs from the mid 1960s alongside responses by 23 artists, musicians, writers, composers and curators. Few writers have exerted as great an influence over such a diverse range of art forms as William Burroughs. Burroughs, author of Naked Lunch, The Soft Machine and Junky, continues […]

18 April 2010

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‘OBJECT-CULTURE: Art as Viral-Commodity’

Ourhistory presents OBJECT-CULTURE: Art as Viral-Commodity RED – 1-3 Rivington St, London EC2. Opening Thursday 15th April 6.30 pm Onwards Exhibition 16th – 25th April Tues – Sunday 11am – 6pm The exhibition concerns the creative,  intrinsic and problematic relationship between Art and Object,  that is our contemporary stereotype of art as object,  as commodity, […]

17 April 2010

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Architecture as Activism

Join us for SUPERFRONT’s 3rd Mixtape: Achitecture as Activism. Discussion panel with Jim Morgan (NYU), Yolande Daniels (studioSUMO), and Giovanni Piovene (Salottobuono), hosted by DJ /rupture and Mitch McEwen (SUPERFRONT). Choose to participate in 1 of 2 thirty minute teach-ins after the panel: 1) Peace and justice walking tour of the SUPERFRONT neighborhood with Jim […]

17 April 2010

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Time

  Time 28 May – 4 July WW Gallery  30 Queensdown Rd London E5 8NN Private View Fri 28 May 6-9pm Part of TimeOut First Thursdays 3rd June & 1st July 6-9pm Open every Sat & Sun 12-6pm & by appointment 07531342128 wwgallery@gmail.com www.wilsonwilliamsgallery.com     Time, he’s waiting in the wings He speaks of senseless […]

16 April 2010

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Internet premiere: The fundamental obstacle

The fundamental obstacle | Edwin Stolk | 2010 The sense of constructing situations is to fulfill human primitive desires and pursue a superior passional quality.  

16 April 2010

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Goldsmiths MFA 2010 Graduation show

Student Shows and Performances Goldsmiths is all about the freedom to experiment, to think differently, to be an individual. We have a lively programme of exhibitions, shows and performances during the summer months that reflects this ethos, showcasing the work of graduating students See thoughtful, witty and striking art, design, performances, film and imagery from […]

16 April 2010

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AMERICAN MOUNTAINS PV

Ed Atkins, Rebecca Kressley, Sion Parkinson, Jamie George, Maria Theodoraki, Matthew Breen, Richard Whitby and Matthew Robinson    American Mountains’ is an ongoing project that brings together the work of eight artists. At its centre is an image and a phrase: a photograph of the perimeter of ‘Dubailand’ – a development outside the city of […]

16 April 2010

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Nuno Ramos: fodasefoice

The Embassy of Brazil in London proudly presents Gallery 32’s second exhibition this year: fodasefoice, Nuno Ramos’ first solo show in the UK.fodasefoice is the title of a group of works by Ramos, which comprise a wide variety of media: sculpture, drawing and performance. Nuno Ramos has been working on this series for a number of […]

15 April 2010

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Li Yan: Accidents

Following London, Tokyo and Los Angeles, this will be the first solo show by Li Yan, the great outsider of the Beijing art circle in Berlin. His mini-picture series reconstruct scenes of violence and war culled from the daily news and raises questions to our perception of reality as filtered through today’s media. Opening Reception: […]

14 April 2010

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Deux horizons (two horizons), Maude Maris

exhibition in “chapelle des Calvairiennes”, from Maude Maris, sculptures and drawings.

14 April 2010

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Brian Eno: 77 Million Paintings : Brighton Festival

Brian Eno began his career as a visual artist and has always been interested in the synthesis of sound and image. 77 Million Paintings is an ever-evolving audio-visual installation that continues this creative exploration. The artwork was originally conceived in 2006 as the next evolutionary stage in Eno’s fascination with the aesthetic possibilities of ‘generative’ […]

14 April 2010

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Altered Images

A solo exhibition of recent work titled ‘Altered Images’ The work in this exhibition fits into the figurative tradition but is influenced by contemporary ideas related to Post Modernism. The works are frequently transcribed or appropriated from historical sources that have interested me within the canon of European figurative painting. In some cases I have […]

14 April 2010

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THE SURREAL HOUSE

The Surreal House explores the power and mystery of the house in our collective imagination. It is the first exhibition to throw light on the significance of surrealism for architecture. Bringing together over 150 works, the exhibition also reveals the profound influence surrealism has had on a host of contemporary artists, filmmakers and architects. In […]

14 April 2010

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Maria Nepomuceno

Maria Nepomuceno’s woven and beaded sculptures feel entirely self-sufficient. They’re at once charming and mysterious, relaxed and vivacious, like the never-entirely-gentle Rio environment that produced them. Holland Cotter, The New York Times Victoria Miro is delighted to announce an exhibition of work by emerging Brazilian artist Maria Nepomuceno. Having recently opened an acclaimed solo exhibition […]

14 April 2010

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Haluk Akakçe

  New work     Haluk Akakçe is a multimedia artist with an innately romantic sensibility. In his animated video projections, paintings and drawings, wall reliefs and sound installations, abstract formal compositions unfold where biology and architecture, machinery and geometry coexist. Often deploying cutting-edge digital technology, and drawing deeply on the artist’s experience as an architect […]

14 April 2010

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Mobile Documenta 2

POST AUTONOMYMOBILE DOCUMENTA23, 24 & 25TH APRIL 1PM ONWARDSHOSTED BY DAVID GOLDENBERG Post Autonomy reading group project continued within an exhibition environment. A series of durational events in the form of periods of time to concentrate on reading through a text looking at actualising Post Autonomy. Reading from a text by Dieter Lesage The next […]

14 April 2010

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Monday _ 24 Month Meditation

About a year ago I came across the work of an artist who visited a penitentiary in Mexico City for more than a year, every Monday. I decided that my relationship with this person should happen exclusively on Sundays. I imagined Sunday to be a day of psychological preparation. THE ISLAND 24 Month Meditation 5 March […]

13 April 2010

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Pavilion of Art & Design London 2010

Now in its fourth year, the Pavilion of Art & Design London returns to Mayfair during Frieze Week to showcase fifty renowned international galleries committed to the very best of Modern Painting, Decorative Arts, Jewellery, Photography, Tribal Art and Design from 1860 until today. The combination allows collectors and art enthusiasts alike the opportunity to access a […]

13 April 2010

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Chelsea Art Fair 2010

Contemporary work predominates, but 20th century work is certainly included and appreciated – from Lowries onwards. Works by renowned and up-coming artists are included, as well as 3-dimensional works of all kinds. Our aim is to offer quality works of art in the range £200 to £20,000 for the connoisseur and novice art-lover alike. Established […]

13 April 2010

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Structured

Curated by Jeff Bergman and featuring work by:William DuttererSara EichnerAustin KennedyNathan KensingerMichael NeffHeidi NeilsonLauren PascarellaEliza StampsMatthew Trygve TungStructured ties familiar places and materials together with unfamiliar settings, focusing our attention on everyday landmarks and fixed points in our world. Through the work of these nine artists, the known becomes unmoored or fantastic in its representation, leaving […]

13 April 2010

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TimeScale / Ian Johnson

‘TimeScale’ continues Ian Johnson’s enquiry into the conceptual and physical implications of man’s impact on the urban and natural landscape and ways that this can be configured intuitively. It consists of inter-related sculptures, drawings and assemblages that interlace attributes of the elemental with various concepts of organisation and categorisation common to man’s need to understand […]