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1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair Returns to New York

New York

06/05 - 08/05 2016

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair will return to New York from May 6-8, 2016! The second U.S. iteration of the fair will take place at Pioneer Works in Red Hook, Brooklyn, where the New York edition of 1:54 launched in 2015, and will coincide with Frieze Art Week. The 2016 New York edition of 1:54 will showcase 17 galleries from 9 countries, in addition to an impressive selection of works by over 60 artists working in various artistic mediums and who come from a unique blend of geographical backgrounds, comprising 25 countries: Angola, Belgium, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, France, Ghana, Italy, Kenya, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Madagascar, Malawi, Morocco,... Read More
Omar Victor Diop, Ikhlas Khan (Diaspora series), 2015. Courtesy of Magnin-A
Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme

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The Abraaj Group Announces the Winning Artists and Curator for 2016

Dubai & Sharjah

The Abraaj Group, has announced the curator, winning and  shortlisted artists selected for the eighth prestigious Abraaj Group Art Prize  the most significant arts prize in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia,  recognised globally for its... Read More
The New Building. Photo: Julian Salinas, courtesy Kunstmuseum Basel.

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The inauguration of the new Kunstmuseum Basel will bring several innovations

Basel
Kunstmuseum Basel

In mid-April 2016, the enlarged Kunstmuseum Basel will open its doors to the public. In the future, the museum will present art at three venues: the main building, the new extension by Christ & Gantenbein architects, and the gallery building formerly... Read More
Emma Hart, photo by Thierry Bal. Courtesy of Whitechapel Gallery

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Emma Hart Wins the Sixth Max Mara Art Prize for Women

London
Whitechapel Gallery

Iwona Blazwick, OBE, Director of the Whitechapel Gallery has announced Emma Hart as the sixth winner of the prestigious Max Mara Art Prize for Women at a ceremony at the Whitechapel Gallery, London, on 3 February 2016. The Prize, which has been awarded... Read More
The Armory Show 2015, photo Roberto Chamorro

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The Armory Show Announces Talks Programming

New York

03/03 - 06/03 2016

New York – Open Forum is a thought-provoking series of conversations and panels at The Armory Show, featuring leading curators, critics, gallerists, museum directors, and art world experts. This year’s Open Forum offers a range of diverse themes... Read More

Exhibitions

The Museum of Everything at Kunsthal Rotterdam

Rotterdam

05/03 - 22/05 2016

The Museum of Everything is the first and only travelling institution for undiscovered, unintentional, untrained and unclassifiable artists. The Museum of Everything rejects all reductive terminology and discrimina- tory definition. Instead it embraces creative do-ers and makers from every walk of life and celebrates their universal right to visual expression. Among their secret languages, careful illustrations and anonymous carvings you can discover reconstituted sequences by Chicago janitor Henry Darger, towering spirit scrolls by Chinese factory worker Guo Fengyi, swirling dreamscapes by Mexican émigré draughtsman Martín Ramírez, and figurative histories by Sam Doyle, the storyteller... Read More
Tomoyuki Shinki, Bali Bomb Slam, 2008. Courtesy of the Museum of Everything.
Gade, Engels, 2015. Courtesy of Rossi & Rossi

Gade: Bodhi Leaves and the Little Red Book

Hong Kong
Rossi & Rossi, Hong Kong
30/01 - 27/02 2016

Lhasa-based painter Gade is well known for his artistic practice that melds traditional symbolism and the contemporary capitalist iconography that has come to permeate Chinese and Tibetan society. His astute perceptions of his environment ask us to consider... Read More
Wim Delvoye, Rimowa Classic Flight Multiwheel 971.73.00.4, 2014. . © Studio Wim Delvoye, Belgium

Wim Delvoye at the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art

Tehran
Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art – TMOCA
07/03 - 13/05 2016

The Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art has announced it will devote its entire space to a solo exhibition of the work of the internationally celebrated artist Wim Delvoye. This remarkable display will be the first time since the revolution that the 38-year-old... Read More
Laura Poitras, Anarchist: Power Spectrum Display of Doppler Tracks from a Satellite (Intercepted May 27, 2009), 2016. Courtesy the artist

Laura Poitras: Astro Noise


05/02 - 01/05 2016

“Laura Poitras: Astro Noise” is the first solo museum exhibition by artist, filmmaker, and journalist Laura Poitras. This immersive installation of new work builds on topics important to Poitras, including mass surveillance, the war on terror,... Read More
Lucio Del Pezzo, Grande quadro d’oro, 1964, Tecnica mista su legno, 160 x 130 cm.

Adami, Del Pezzo, Schifano, Tadini – 50 Years later

Milan
Fondazione Marconi
10/02 - 25/03 2016

The first exhibition of Studio Marconi with Valerio Adami, Lucio Del Pezzo, Mario Schifano and Emilio Tadini, inaugurated on November 1965, and now is recreated in an updated version in the Marconi Foundation headquarters. The goal is not just to make... Read More

Selected Destinations

Carsten Nicolai, alpha pulse, 2014 (Bobby Yip/Reuters)

Hong Kong

East Asia

Alserkal Avenue Dubai. @ Anna Nielsen
OMA, Fondazione Prada, Milano. Photo: Bas Princen, 2015. Courtesy of Fondazione Prada.

Milan

Italy

@ Löwenbräukunst

Zurich

Switzerland

People

Daniel Garza Usabiaga
Cheryl Donegan
Karla Leyva

Karla Leyva

Artist

Cecilia Alemani

Cecilia Alemani

Curator

Formafantasma
Adela Goldbard
Lawrence Abu Hamdan
Maurizio Cattelan

Maurizio Cattelan

Artist, Curator

Art Spaces

A Gentil Carioca

Rio de Janeiro

Kurimanzutto

Mexico City