Read about a recent visit to the Lee Ufan Museum in Japan. Find out how the iconic artist creates works with tremendous emotional impact, despite a philosophy of keeping the ‘making’ of art to a minimum.
Jean-Michel Basquiat was a graffiti artist who dropped out of school and suffered from a challenging childhood and drug addiction. He also attained incredible success and became known for his historic role in Punk Art and Neo-Expressionism.
This year, FIAC will welcome you at the Grand Palais for its 45th edition, from October 18th to October 21st!
Swiss Institute is an independent non-profit contemporary art institution dedicated to promoting forward-thinking and experimental art making through innovative exhibitions and programs. It serves as a platform for emerging artists, catalyzes new contexts for celebrated work. It is open free-of-charge, and explores how a national perspective can foster international conversations in the fields of visual [...]
I took a visit to David Batchelor's studio. David is known for his sculptures installations he makes out of objects he finds in cheap stores, markets and city streets. He has accumulated mass-produced items, domestic objects and scrap industrial materials like neons, plastic and lightboxes. He then creates colorful luminous structures and form. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sD7ZHwBH10I I wish [...]
A selection of 10 inimitable photography series featuring 470 photos by Luca Anzalone, Lorena Lohr, Tom Munro, John Paeson, Frederico Pestilli, Marina Shacola, Elie Tsatsou, Bindi Vora, Marco Walker and Walter and Zoniel. This is not a group show, the photos are not related to one another. The exhibition takes place the unique monumental space [...]
I visited Katharina Grosse exhibition at the Gagosian Gallary and it is wonderful. There is no boundary between reality and imagination. To imagine is to realize. My pictures are prototypes of this recognition; they try out—and dramatically compress—the characteristics of reality. I build prototypes of the imagination so that they can be reenacted and applied [...]