The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao presents Alberto Giacometti. A Retrospective, an exhaustive exhibition of more than 200 sculptures, paintings, and drawings by Alberto Giacometti (1901–1966), one of the most influential artists of the 20th century, throughout 40 years of his artistic output. The show offers a unique perspective on the artist’s oeuvre, with a particular focus on the extraordinary […]
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The Guggenheim Museum Bilbao presents Henri Michaux: The Other Side, an exhibition which brings together a prominent set of works by an unclassifiable figure of the arts and literature of the 20th century. Over the course of his long life, Henri Michaux (Namur, Belgium, 1899–Paris, France, 1984) greatly influenced the artists and writers of his […]
For Eva Koťátková (born in Prague in 1982), the evolution of the self is a tightrope walk between internal and external pressures. Featuring a multitude of objects generating an expansive installation, her exhibition on the lower level of the 21er Haus revolves around the film Stomach of the World (2017), which forms the fulcrum of […]
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Voorlinden presents Martin Creed’s first solo in the Netherlands – 21 January – 7 May 2017 A room filled with balloons kicks off the exhibition ‘Martin Creed – SAY CHEESE!’, the second exhibition at the new Museum Voorlinden. The exhibition brings together around 40 works to form a coherent reflection of Creed’s versatile and characteristic […]
For your eyes only A Private Collection, from Mannerism to Surrealism Curated by Andreas Beyer May 24–August 31, 2014 This exhibition curated by Andreas Beyer presents for the first time to the public a rich selection of works from the private Collection of Richard and Ulla Dreyfus-Best, in Basel. A selection of approximately one hundred […]
Gagosian Rome is pleased to present Nan Goldin’s Scopophilia. This is the renowned photographer’s first major exhibition in Rome.
The Greek term scopophilia literally means “love of looking,” but also refers to the erotic pleasure derived from gazing at images of the body. Nan Goldin’s Scopophilia is both a slide-show and an ongoing photographic series, begun in 2010 when she was given private access to the Louvre Museum every Tuesday. During these privileged sojourns, she wandered and photographed freely throughout the museum’s renowned collections of painting and sculpture.
Giancarlo Marcali Marsiglione Arts Gallery, Como, Italy 19 September – 27 October It is an event not to be missed Thursday, September 19th at Marsiglione Arts Gallery, that will open its doors at 18.30 to contemporary art lovers and not only for a national preview, the presentation of “The body and the pain through the […]
Robert Davis Wine, cigarettes, songs and such
Luce Gallery, Turin
March 26 – May 11 2013
Robert Davis will present in march his frst solo exhibitoon in our gallery with a new body of work.
Using unconventional materials like wine, beer, coffee or ash, combining them with oil or olisticks, the artist use elements that normally stimulate the ordinary life of every person to explore the boundaries between the different sensory perceptions related to the paintings in both ways of optical perception combined with a more sensitive feeling that the materials reveal to the viewer.
Laurent Grasso. Uraniborg
Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal
February 7 – April 28, 2013
The exhibition Uraniborg offers a unique foray into space and time, two themes that lie at the heart of Laurent Grasso’s approach. The history of observation and its connection to political power also plays a pivotal role in his work and acts as a starting point for a broader examination of seeing, controlling and monitoring, at the same time as it opens up a path to possible worlds.
2012 at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection closed with 372,273 visitors recorded over 315 days of opening, an average of 1,182 visitors per day. In addition 5,888 students and 422 teachers participated in the museum’s educational programme ‘A Scuola di Guggenheim’, 1,500 children attended the Sunday ‘Kids Day’ workshops, and a further 7,500 people visited the […]
The Design Collection of Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen can now be seen in the museum’s eight purpose-built galleries. Visitors can trace the history of design based on diverse themes that cover seven centuries of design.