August, 2011

SOFA CHICAGO 2011 International Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair

SOFA CHICAGO 2011 International Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair

The Art Fair Company, based in Chicago, announcess two art fairs under one roof at Chicago’s historic Navy Pier (600 E. Grand Avenue) Friday, Nov. 4 – Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011. Don Reitz, stoneware, 15 x 12.5 x 11.5″. Lacoste Gallery, Concord MA. For the second straight year, SOFA CHICAGO 2011, the critically acclaimed International […]

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National Portrait Gallery Marks the 400th Anniversary of Artist William Dobson

This display, on view 17 August 2011 – 18 March 2012, marks the 400th anniversary of the birth of William Dobson (1611-46), described by the antiquary John Aubrey as ‘the most excellent painter that England hath yet bred’. His career was tragically short but his surviving portraits are remarkable for their technical brilliance, directness and […]

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Museum Of Russian Icons Extends Exhibition

Museum Of Russian Icons Extends Exhibition

The Museum Of Russian Icons has extended it’s exhibition “Exploring Sanctity: Paths to Sainthood Unveiled” until October 1. The new exhibition showcases twenty-four icons in the Museum of Russian Icons collection that illustrate the unique and iconoclastic journeys of ordinary people to religious sanctity. The exhibition emphasizes the wide-ranging paths to sainthood and the diverse […]

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frieze Celebrates 20th Anniversary

frieze Celebrates 20th Anniversary

The anniversary issue celebrates the past and the future. For the 20th anniversary issue frieze asked 20 artists whose work has been on the cover of frieze to nominate a contemporary artist whose work inspires them. Artists, including Doug Aitken, Charles Atlas, Jeremy Deller, Tracey Emin, Louise Lawler, Richard Prince and Wolfgang Tillmans, tell us […]

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fordPROJECT Announces REFLECTIONS in collaboration with tomio koyama gallery, tokyo

fordPROJECT Announces REFLECTIONS in collaboration with tomio koyama gallery, tokyo

Exhibition presenting Japanese artists Hideaki Kawashima, Makiko Kudo and Toru Kuwakubo on display from September 14 to October 14, 2011 fordPROJECT announces the opening of Reflections, a group exhibition showcasing three young Japanese artists, Hideaki Kawashima, Makiko Kudo and Toru Kuwakubo. The exhibition inaugurates a collaboration with the Tomio Koyama Gallery in Tokyo, widely recognized […]

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Gwangju Design Biennale 2011

The Gwangju Biennale Foundation and Artistic Directors, Seung H-Sang and Ai Weiwei, are pleased to announce the fourth edition of Gwangju Design Biennale, opening September 1, 2011. Titled Design is Design is not Design, the Gwangju Design Biennale will present 130 designers and studios from 44 countries. Inspired by the opening line of the Tao […]

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Fotofestival Mannheim Ludwigshafen Heidelberg

Fotofestival Mannheim Ludwigshafen Heidelberg

For the fourth time, from September 10–November 11, 2011 the three cities of Mannheim, Ludwigshafen and Heidelberg will host Germany’s most exceptional photography festival. Entitled THE EYE IS A LONELY HUNTER: IMAGES OF HUMANKIND, the exhibition will include 56 artists from 32 countries, and is curated by Katerina Gregos (GR/BE) and Solvej Helweg Ovesen (DK/D). […]

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Arkansas Art Center Museum School Faculty Exhibition: Past and Present

This exhibition, on view September 16 – November 13, 2011, highlights work from the permanent collection created by former Museum School Faculty along with recent works made by current Faculty members. Exhibition organized by the Arkansas Arts Center. Arkansas Arts Center 501 East 9th Street Little Rock, AR 72202 www.arkarts.com

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Scrap Electronics Repurposed as Art

Scrap Electronics Repurposed as Art

Scrap Electronics Repurposed as Art by Arizona artist Joe Drag uses computers to be junked at the local recycling center, reports Wired. Joe Drag Memory “Seeing the stack of old computers, the idea just struck me,” he says. “The motherboards can make for a really neat canvas. The complexity and patterns of all the circuits […]

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REDCAT Presents Erlea Maneros Zabala Exhibition

REDCAT presents a solo exhibition by Erlea Maneros Zabala on view September 16–November 6, 2011. Opening: Thursday, September 15, 6–9pm. For her first major solo exhibition in the United States, Los Angeles-based artist Erlea Maneros Zabala examines the relationship between archival images and their material context. Initiated by a period of extensive research in the […]

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fotofever Paris Photography Art Fair Announced

fotofever Paris Photography Art Fair Announced

In November 2011, Paris will be the world’s main stage of photography. Visitors, professionals, collectors, and journalists and photographers will gather for an incredible week dedicated to photography. Enthusiastic with the effervescent market of photography, Paris is hosting a new event: fotofever. Fotofever will take place in the Espace Pierre Cardin, a few steps away […]

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2P Contemporary Art Gallery Presents One Hour Solo Exhibition of Work Morgan Wong

2P Contemporary Art Gallery Presents One Hour Solo Exhibition of Work Morgan Wong

2P Contemporary Art Gallery presents the opening of One Hour, a solo exhibition of work by Hong Kong artist Morgan Wong, on view 1 september – 28 October, 2011. Morgan Wong, Plus Minus Zero, 2010 One Hour is a renunciation of time in an era of instantaneous communication featuring Morgan Wong’s performance in his investigation […]

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