The exhibition is a testimony to Kapoor’s unflagging research in the formal and conceptual spheres, which has informed his artistic practice from the start, contrasting the highly engineered and more organic processes of his work. The exhibition will comprise a series of reliefs and paintings made up of jutting layers of red and white silicone […]
On the occasion of the opening of Francesco Vezzoli Cinerama in San Paulo (Brazil), a retrospective of the artist’s most important videos hosted from November 10 to December 11 at Padiglione OCA by Oscar Niemeyer in Ibirapuera Park, Gagosian presents in the viewing room Amália Traída (Amalia Betrayed)(2004). Gagosian will exhibit a video by Vezzoli, […]
Gagosian Gallery is pleased to present “Frank Gehry: Fish Lamps,” an exhibition of Gehry’s animated and dynamic light sculptures. One of the most celebrated architects living today, Gehry’s career spans six decades and three continents. Known for his imaginative designs and creative use of materials, he has forever altered the urban landscape with spectacular buildings […]
Image and writing, word and vision, history and present, East and West. ALL’INDICE — Biblioteca Angelica / Siria, andata e ritorno (“BLACKLISTED – Biblioteca Angelica / Syria, return ticket”) is the title of an exhibition (March 23 – April 29, 2016, Diagonale gallery, Via dei Chiavari 75, Rome) where Ileana Florescu conjoins these factors, ever-destined […]
Starting 10 February 2015 the Würth Capena Art Forum will present the exhibition “Noses Scenting Tulips. The irregular art of the Würth Collection”, drawing from a vast group of works owned by the Collection dedicated to this particular genre, produced by persons with mental disabilities. An exhibition project – whose title derives from one of […]
Gagosian Rome is pleased to present “Avedon: Beyond Beauty”, a career-spanning exhibition that includes nearly every editioned fashion photograph from Richard Avedon’s highly distinctive and influential oeuvre, as well as a number of his iconic portraits of female subjects. This is the first-ever solo exhibition of his work in Rome. As a young photographer’s assistant […]
Gagosian Gallery Rome is pleased to announce an exhibition of new paintings by Ed Ruscha from November 20, 2014 to January 17, 2015 Ed Ruscha, one of the most important artists in the contemporary art world, has recorded the shifting emblems of American life and values in the form of Hollywood logos, stylized gas stations, […]
A journey into the heart of Man and the destiny of plastic forms. This is the profound sense of the great exhibition of Giuliano Vangi, curated by Gabriele Simongini, that will take place in Rome in the two pavillons of the Contemporary Art Museum of Rome MACRO in Testaccio with settings designed by Mario Botta […]
The French Academy in Rome – Villa Medici will present the exhibition The Baroque Underworld. Vice and Destitution in Rome, in the Grandes Galeries from 7 October 2014 to 18 January 2015. Curators are Francesca Cappelletti, professor of history of modern art at the University of Ferrara and Annick Lemoine, officer in charge of the […]
Gagosian Gallery is pleased to announce the exhibition Scratching the Surface: Photographs by Dennis Hopper. Hopper established his reputation as a cult film director with Easy Rider (1969) and played many important roles in blockbuster films such as Apocalypse Now (1979). He initially became interested in photography during the 1950s with the encouragement of James […]
From 11 June to 14 September 2014, the French Academy in Rome – Villa Medici presents the group exhibition Painting or how to get rid of it, curated by Éric de Chassey. The exhibition brings together the works of four artists of different nationalities: Italian Fabio Mauri and American Marcia Hafif – who lived and […]
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.