Articles tagged Group Show

Installation view of Save Yourself! at Hannah Barry Gallery, courtesy of the artist and the gallery
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Curator’s Eye View: Shaun McDowell

Summer is the best time to delve straight into London’s art scene, which is more vibrant than ever.

Michael Lundgren, Untitled (earth), 2009 © Michael Lundgren, courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
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New Summer Exhibitions at Fraenkel Gallery

Denizens of the West Coast art scene in the United States will no doubt be familiar with Fraenkel Gallery in San Francisco.

Leaderboard: Architonic
Leaderboard: Architonic
Installation shot of Phantom Limbs, 2014 at Pilar Corrias, London
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Phantom Limbs at Pilar Corrias

As human existence becomes increasingly digitalised and virtual, there is a growing sense of paranoia about losing touch with material reality and the erosion of the “genuine”.

Dominique Zinkpè, Errance, 2013, installation view MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main, photo: Axel Schneider © MMK Frankfurt
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The Divine Comedy at MMK Frankfurt

Dante Alighieri wrote his epic poem The Divine Comedy between 1307 and 1321 during his period of exile from Florence, where he had his intellectual roots. His status as a political outcast moved him …

Paintings by Marco Palmieri, installation view at Ana Cristea Gallery, courtesy of the artist and the gallery
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Spool at Ana Cristea Gallery

As the New York art scene is abuzz with talk of the Armory Show this frosty month, we’d like to draw your attention to some other smaller, exciting exhibitions happening in the Big Apple at the …

Alexander Page, Wherethrough gleams that untravelled world, 2013, C-type mounted on aluminium, 50.8 x 76.2 cm
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The Uneventful Day at Carroll / Fletcher

This week, a new group exhibition will open at Carroll / Fletcher, a Central London contemporary art gallery that supports exceptional emerging and established artists who work in a variety of media. …

Ola Kolehmainen, Zonder titel (nr. 7), 2005, C-print diasec, 180 x 248 cm, © Ola Kolehmainen, Courtesy Gallery TAIK
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If Walls Could Speak at the Frankendael Foundation

Many have been quick to lambast the ceaseless encroachment of urbanisation on the natural landscape, but few are willing to embrace the idea that architecture within the city can too reflect the rich …

Installation view of Fusiform Gyrus, Lisson Gallery, 2013. Miet Warlop, The Board. Photocredit Mark Blower. Courtesy the artist and Lisson Gallery
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Fusiform Gyrus at Lisson Gallery

Some might find the title of Lisson Gallery’s latest exhibition slightly puzzling. “Fusiform gyrus” refers to a part of the human brain that processes colour information, and recognises words, …

Billboard: Dezeen Jobs
Billboard: Dezeen Jobs
Yellow Form, Merete Rasmussen, ceramic with coloured slip, 70 cm high, courtesy of Pangolin London
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Sculptural Ceramics at Pangolin London

If you thought ceramics is a decidedly un-sexy, antediluvian art form, think again. Pangolin London is out to prove otherwise with an admirable endeavour to demonstrate the intersecting categories of …

Jonas Burgert, Ich Sticht, 2011, courtesy of the me Collectors Room Berlin
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Play: The Frivolous and the Serious

The me Collectors Room in Berlin houses objects and artworks acquired by Thomas Olbricht, who is also a respected chemist and endocrinologist. Like its founder, the collection is very much a maverick …

Jane Wilbraham, Index, 2010-11. Sycamore. Courtesy of Hales Gallery, London. Image courtesy of the artist and Hales Gallery, London. © Jane Wilbraham
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“Labour and Wait” at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art

It has become trendy in recent years to denounce the widespread “McDonaldisation” of society and the loss of traditional professions that require one to work with one’s hands. “Labour and …

Kevin Chin, Little Pieces (Orange Wagon), 2009, oil on canvas, 61 x 91cm, courtesy the artist and dianne tanzer gallery + projects
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Framing Phantasm at Beam Contemporary

In March, we covered an exhibition featuring Natalya Hughes’ work at Beam Contemporary. The gallery continues to offer us disarmingly fresh work from Down Under with their summer show, Framing …