Otobong Nkanga and Emeka Ogboh, Aging Ruins Dreaming Only to Recall the Hard Chisel from the Past, 2019. Courtesy of the artists and SAF

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We the People: An interview with Nari Ward

New York

13/02 - 26/05 2019

We interviewed Nari Ward when in New York visiting the first retropective dedicated to the artist (b. 1963, St. Andrew, Jamaica) at the New Museum. “Nari Ward: We the People” features over thirty sculptures, paintings, videos, and large-scale installations from throughout Ward’s twenty-five-year career, underlining his status as one of the most important and influential sculptors working today.  Lara Morrell: Take me back to the beginning, you were born in Jamaica.. Nari Ward: Yes and at the age of 12 the whole family moved to Brooklyn (5 boys and one girl), we had the opportunity to live in Bensonhurst in Brooklyn, it was like the hood! (all before gentrification). Then we moved to the... Read More
Milovan Farronato

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Angela Vettese in Conversation with Milovan Farronato

Milovan Farronato and Angela Vettese have lived/live in Venice and worked together during Angela Vettese’s presidency at Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice. Angela Vettese: For your Pavilion you have chosen three artists with whom you have not... Read More
The Golden Lion to the Lithuania Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2019

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The Awards Ceremony of the 58th Biennale di Venezia

Venice

11/05 - 11/05 2019

The Awards Ceremony of the 58th International Art Exhibition took place on 11th May 2019, at Ca’ Giustinian, Venice. The Jury of the 58th Biennale di Venezia awarded The Golden Lion for Best National Participation to LITHUANIA with Sun... Read More
Maurizio Loi, Presidente C.F. Circolo Ufficiali della Marina Militare Venezia Bummo Youn, MMCA Seoul Director, Jowoon Park, MMCA Seoul Curator, Mara Sartore, Founder of Lightbox

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My Art Guides Venice Meeting Point: A Report of the 2019 Edition

Venice
My Art Guides: Venice Meeting Point

The 4th edition of My Art Guides Venice Meeting Point, titled “Asia Focus”, has just ended with incredible success.  The event saw the participation of a number of special guests, professionals and journalists who have particularly appreciated... Read More
Arco Lisboa 2019

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ARCO Lisboa 2019: Africa in Focus

Lisbon

A total of 71 galleries from 17 countries participate in the 4th edition of ARCO Lisboa: 52 in the General Programme, 11 in the curated section ‘Opening’, and 9 artist projects are featured. This edition also sees a special participation from African... Read More

Featured Exhibitions

Entropy

Venice
Faurschou Foundation in Venice
10/05 - 01/09 2019

Presented by Faurschou Foundation, “Entropy” explores the works of seven Chinese contemporary artists: divided into seven sections, each dedicated to the work of one of the seven artists, the exhibition offers an insight into the complexity of the ever-evolving art scene in China today. While the artists share the experience of being born and raised in a rapidly changing China, marked by economic growth and cultural exchange, the exhibition allows each of their distinct voices to be heard. Like the scientific term “entropy,” which is a measurement of the number of possible states in a given system, the exhibition marks one voice of China, formed by many, and can be interpreted... Read More
Entropy, courtedy of Faurschou Foundation
Jesper Just, "Servitudes", 2015 (video still)

Jesper Just: Servitudes – Circuits (Interpassivities)

Lisbon
MAAT
16/05 - 02/09 2019

Danish artist Jesper Just transforms the Oval Gallery into a couple of emotional spaces inhabited by fleeting characters that reflect the human condition in the present era, in a site-specific intervention. Through sound, built structures and deconstructed... Read More
Rebecca Horn, White Body Fan, 1972, Image Courtesy of Rebecca Horn Collection.

Rebecca Horn: Body Fantasies

Basel
Museum Tinguely
05/06 - 22/09 2019

Rebecca Horn: Body Fantasies is part of the parallel exhibitions devoted to the artist Rebecca Horn presented by Museum Tinguely in Basel and Centre Pompidou-Metz, which aim to offer complementary insights into the artist’s work. Combining early... Read More
Sandro Pertini e Sandra Milo, 1984 © Angelo Palma/A3/Contrasto

Francesco Vezzoli: Party Politics

Rome
Fondazione Giuliani
16/04 - 19/07 2019

Through the exploration of the power of contemporary popular culture, Francesco Vezzoli continues to deal with the fundamental ambiguity of truth, the seduction of language and the extreme vulnerability of human characters. Using multiple media, from... Read More
Exhibition view: Jenny Holzer: Proteja–Me do Que Eu Quero, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, 1999 © 2019 Jenny Holzer, member Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY / SIAE, Rome Courtesy Jenny Holzer / Art Resource, NY - Photo: Beto Felício

Jenny Holzer: The Whole Truth

GAMeC - Galleria D'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea
30/05 - 01/09 2019

Tutta la verità (The Whole Truth), an exhibition of Jenny Holzer’s work at Palazzo della Ragione in Bergamo curated by GAMeC Director Lorenzo Giusti. Tutta la verità establishes a dialogue between the  medieval building with its architectural... Read More

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