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 […]

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.  

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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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 […]

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 […]

12 April 2010

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STUART PEARSON WRIGHT

 ‘I Remember You’ / Maze “I have a face, but a face is not what I am” Julian Bell, ‘Five Hundred Portraits’ (Phaidon) 2001. The work of Stuart Pearson Wright (b. Northampton 1975) reflects a search for lost identity. One of the first children born in the UK by artificial insemination the artist feels that […]

12 April 2010

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Bad Igloo Lust

The Royal Standard’s next exhibition BAD IGLOO LUST asks the question: what does it mean to be a local or an international artist, if it means anything at all? BAD IGLOO LUST was originally created as a direct response to current exhibition Global Studio at the Bluecoat, in which The Royal Standard is also participating. Both shows will be showing at […]

11 April 2010

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Undrawn Hours

Undrawn hours photography exhibition by Paola Leonardi this exhibition is supported by the Arts Council England all work produced at NES Artist Residency, Iceland Private View May 19th 2010 from 6.30 pm

10 April 2010

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Square Beard

Square Beard are a growing muldisciplinary arts collective who have chosen not go their separate ways, but to stay true to their skool, to make… something happen and commit to the city they all grew up in. Edinburgh, a city no stranger to dualism, wrestles with its old demon of parochial conservatism and its new […]

10 April 2010

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battery presents ‘IMMERSION’

Private View – Thursday 29th April Featuring; artists at the bar and guest dj set from James Harwood. Entry is FREE We are open everyday until mid afternoon on Saturday 1st May

8 April 2010

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Paint Paper Stone

Julia Hamilton and Andrea Lippett invite you to their show of paintings and sculpture at The Coningsby Gallery.

8 April 2010

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Art in Mind

Art in Mind 23rd March – 5th April 2010Private View: Wednesday 24th March 2010, 6:30-8:30 pm The exhibition features works by Sorin Dumitrescu, Claudio Giannini, Didi Bjornerud, Hakan Denizer, Ignazio Lasio, Tom MacDonald, Craig David Hills, Jurena Wille,  Sharmila Agnihotri and Mary Perrotta. In continued support of emerging artists, The Brick Lane Gallery is excited […]

8 April 2010

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HAND JOY

Hand Joy, curated by Paul Kindersley -22 artists, one room, a frenzied exploration of eroticism, desire, possession, longing and the body. Ranging from the abstract to the pornographic, the sexy to the sadistic, the sublime to the rubber, drawing as a way of ownership of our unattainable fantasies. Featuring work byDERYA AKAY MAXIME ANGELKIRSTY BUCHANAN […]

8 April 2010

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‘Skin and stories’ sketches and works in progress by Karin Gunnarsson

‘Skin and Stories’ at Ten Gales contains works in photography and other media, where we encounter peculiar and monstrous characters situated within entropic minimalist narratives. Private View on Thursday 15th of April 19.00-22.00 Karin Gunnarsson is a recent photography graduate from the Royal College of Art. www.karingunnarsson.com, www.gunakau.com

8 April 2010

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Rational Voices, Irrational Deeds

Fine artist Teresa Wells creates an Installation combining Sculpture and Drawing. The exhibition examines a contemporary account of morality, immorality, frailty, and strength.   Her sculptures play on materials qualities, creatively using their properties as symbolic representations of her thoughts. The wooden constructions interplay with delicate threads, layered fabric and steel bolts to convey human […]

7 April 2010

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Ann Edholm ‘End of Passion’

  Maria Stenfors proudly presents works by Swedish artist Ann Endholm for it’s inaugural exhibition,  Edholm will show new large scale works for what will be her first solo show in the UK.   “Working in extended series Edholm stages large, occasionally even monumental paintings verging on both geometric abstraction and delicate expressionism. The latter reveals itself in […]

7 April 2010

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WAC: Presents

A cross between an exhibition and an art fair showcasing exciting work from artists across East Anglia

7 April 2010

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Precious

Hove Museum & Art Gallery Free Admission ‘Reclaiming art & craft’ Curators Matt Smith & Polly Harknett Participating artists: Tracey Bush, Kelvin Birk, Circus Kinetica, David Clarke, Donya Coward, Mary Crabb, Stephanie Douet, Amy Douglas, Jools Johnson, Becky Knight, Margaret Marks, Andrew Mocket, Joanna Mowbray, Mark Oliver, Claire Palfreyman, Kate Parrott, Betty Pepper, Jasmine Pradissitto, […]

7 April 2010

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At Play, group exhibition

Lesley Halliwell is taking part in At Play, a group exhibition at South Hill Park, Berkshire. Curated by Outi Remes and Cally Trench the show explores ideas about what it means to play, encouraging the viewer to gaze, remember, touch, to take a chance….. The exhibition opens on 17 April and is on until 20 […]

7 April 2010

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All The Small Things

There is still time to catch Lesley Hallwell’s solo exhibition at The Grosvenor Museum, Chester (on until 11 April). She has made Good Vibrations, 1270 minutes, to fill the North wall of the Watercolour Gallery so that as you ascend up the central staircase the pulsating Spirograph ‘cells’ slowly reveal themselves. Alongside the Spirograph works […]

7 April 2010

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Bad Faith – Common Culture

The Golden Thread Gallery presents two recent works by Common Culture, Openings Are Always Awkward, first shown at Solar Galeria de Arte Cinemática, Portugal 2009 and the new multi–channel video installation I Dreamt I Was A Monkey – And They Made Me Wear Shoes. Bad Faith continues Common Culture’s uneasy fascination with the commodity form […]

6 April 2010

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Picasso: Peace and Freedom

Join us for Picasso: Peace and Freedom – a major exhibition bringing together over 150 works by Picasso from across the world. Presented at Tate Liverpool from 21 May to 30 August 2010; this exhibition will reveal a fascinating new insight into the artist’s life as a tireless political activist and campaigner for peace, challenging […]

6 April 2010

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dark needles

EXHIBITION OF TATTOES AND CONTEMPORANY ART WORK FROM DR. LAKRA, FLACONE AND LUCIO. http://lasalaespacio.blogspot.com/ Dr Lakra (Jeronimo Lopez Ramirez, born 1972, Mexico) is an artist and tattooist based in Oaxaca, Mexico. Apart from tattooing, his art involves embellishing images and other found objects – for instance, dolls, old medical illustrations, and pictures in 1950s Mexican magazines – with macabre or tattoo-style […]

6 April 2010

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Franz Ehmann & Jorge Rivera

  ; font: 10.0px Helvetica; color: #08080a;”>Franz Ehmann and Jorge Rivera   Private View: Wednesday 14th April 2010, 6-10pm   Exhibition dates: 14th – 25th April 2010 Opening times: Thursday-Sunday 12-6pm Artists-in-conversation: 2pm, Friday 16th April 2010   Curated by Patrick Michalopoulos and Ismail Erbil   Schwartz Gallery presents the work of Franz Ehmann and […]