Alberto Giacometti forged a singular path within European modernism, restlessly seeking a new language for sculpture as a “double of reality”. Today, his elongated, pared-down figures have become iconic. Moderna Museet’s latest exhibition Giacometti – Face to Face is the first large-scale presentation of Giacometti’s work in Sweden in over twenty years and Moderna Museet’s Director Gitte Ørskou predicts the exhibition to be a future classic.
Imagine a city where graffiti wasn’t illegal, a city where everybody could draw whatever they liked. Where every street was awash with a million colours and little phrases. Where standing at a bus stop was never boring. A city that felt like a party where everyone was invited, not just the estate agents and barons of big business. Imagine a city like that and stop leaning against the wall – it’s wet.
The “Zënza Sëida” association and the team of Biennale Gherdëina is very pleased to announce that the 7th edition of Bien-nale Gherdëina, international exhibition of contemporary art will take place in the public space of Ortisei/Val Gardena (South Tyrol), in the heart of the Dolomites UNESCO world heritage site, from August 8 until October 20 […]
Stakes and Holders brings Hong Kong’s successful participation in the 58th Venice Biennale to local audiencesThe exhibition of work by Los Angeles–based Hong Kong artist Shirley Tse follows the Hong Kong participation in the 58th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia. M+, at the West Kowloon Cultural District, and the Hong Kong Arts Development […]
Palazzo Grassi – Punta della Dogana reopen on Saturday 11 July.Palazzo Grassi presents ‘Henri Cartier-Bresson. Le Grand Jeu’, co-organised with the Bibliothèque nationale de France and in partnership with the Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson.Based on a project conceived and coordinated by Matthieu Humery, the exhibition looks at how the work of Henri Cartier-Bresson (1908 – 2004) is viewed by five different curators, focusing […]
Nairy Baghramian, 01_Privileged Points, Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, 2018Photo by Paul Schmelzer for Walker Art Center, Minneapolis Fondazione Furla and GAM – Galleria d’Arte Moderna, Milan, are pleased to announce Misfits, a Nairy Baghramian exhibition curated by Bruna Roccasalva. The artist’s first solo exhibition in an Italian institution, Misfits is a project […]
With the photographic theme Beyond borders Paolo Gotti confronts a complex theme, that of overwhelming limits and barriers, be they geographical, political, cultural, social or just mental. John Donne, the 17th. century poet theologian wrote “No man is an island”. This is even more true today in our always more ultra-connected world, where globalization is […]
Fondazione Marconi is pleased to present the exhibition Giuseppe Uncini:The Conquest of Shadows, dedicated to works from 1968 to 1977 by the Marche artist.The exhibition, in collaboration with Archivio Uncini, comes four years after the 2015 exhibition of Uncini’s drawings and aims to document the evolution of the artist’s long and concentrated study of shadows. […]
Gagosian is pleased to present an exhibition of Cy Twombly’s sculptures, in association with the Cy Twombly Foundation. The exhibition marks the publication of the second volume of the catalogue raisonné of sculptures, edited by Nicola Del Roscio, President of the Cy Twombly Foundation, and published by Schirmer/Mosel.Twombly made his sculptures from found materials such […]
Maimeri Foundation presents the photographic exhibition by artist Monica Silva – a prominent Brazilian photographer, great portraitist and versatile artist – “Sacro & Profano” will take place in Milan at the MAC, Culture, Music and Art space (Piazza Tito Lucrezio Caro, 1) from September 17th to 21st, 2019. The body of work, consists of a […]
Gagosian is pleased to present an exhibition of sculptures and drawings by Giuseppe Penone, his first in San Francisco. Penone uses objects from the natural world to document the intertwined relationship between humans and nature in evolution over a macroscopic, geological timeline. He was a proponent of the radical Arte Povera movement, beginning in Italy […]
Large-scale outdoor photographic installations, talks and projections – all in a city that is one the largest, open-air contemporary art museums of in the world.Gibellina PhotoRoad is the a first and unique to Italy. It is a festival of open-air and site-specific photography organised by the Cultural association On Image and co-organised by the Orestiadi […]