The 7th Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture: an Interview with Curator Hou Hanru


The Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture (UABB), held in Shenzhen, China opens its 7th edition on December 15th, 2017. It is the only exhibition in the world to explore issues of urbanization and architectural development within China and around the world, creating a unique experience for its audience. This year UABB embarks on a new journey, holding its first ever art exhibition, directed by co-curator Hou Hanru, together with Liu Xiaodu and Meng Yan, and opening new grounds in the art design world. The theme, “Cities, Grow in Difference”, will explore the future development of urban villages and their place among the rapidly developing cities of China, while communicating an understanding... Read More
Portrait of Hou Hanru
March Meeting 2017

Updates from the Sharjah Art Foundation: Curators of the 2019 Biennale and March Meeting 2018

Dubai & Sharjah

The Sharjah Art Foundation appointed the curators of the 14th Sharjah Biennale, opening in March 2019: Zoe Butt, Omar Kholeif and Claire Tancons. Including 3 exhibitions curated and organised by each of the three curators, the Sharjah Biennial number... Read More
Magasin III Jaffa. Photo credits: Mia Gourvitch

Magasin III, Stockholm to Open a Satellite Space in Jaffa

Tel Aviv

Magasin III Museum & Foundation for Contemporary Art in Stockholm is due to open a satellite space in Jaffa, greater Tel Aviv. The inaugural opening will be with an exhibition by Israeli-born American artist Haim Steinbach on January 20, 2018. This... Read More
Lubaina Himid

Lubaina Himid Wins the Turner Prize 2017

United Kingdom

British artist Lubaina Himid is the first woman of color and the oldest artist ever to win the Turner Prize, Britain’s most prestigious art award. The 63-year-old Zanzibar-born artist – whose work deals with themes of cultural history, race and... Read More
Marcelo Maia Rosa, Laura Gonzalez Fierro, Sol Camacho and Gabriel Kozlowski, curators of Brazil’s official participation in the 16. MIA ©Pedro Ivo Trasferetti / Fundação Bienal de São Paulo

Brazil Confirms Its Participation in the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale


Brazil’s official participation in the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale, is curated by the architects Gabriel Kozlowski, Laura González Fierro, Marcelo Maia Rosa and Sol Camacho. Selected by the Fundação Bienal de São Paulo, they present “Muros... Read More

Featured Exhibitions

Jonas Mekas: Again, Again It All Comes Back to Me in Brief Glimpses

MMCA Seoul
09/11/2017 - 04/03/2018

The exhibition celebrates the extraordinary life and work of Jonas Mekas, one of the pioneer of avant-garde and independent cinema. This is the first retrospective of Mekas’s career that has ever been held in Asia. Curated by Eunhee Kim and Francesco Urbano Ragazzi, the retrospective features a vast and diverse selection of artworks that comprehensively cover the sixty-year career of the Lithuanian-born filmmaker and poet, the exhibition looks at Mekas’s practice as an exercise of resistance to human brutality, as a pursuit of happiness that loudly resonates in these uncertain times. ... Read More
Jonas Mekas, Summer Manifesto, 2008
Tomás Saraceno, 163000 Light Years, Courtesy of MAXXI

Gravity. Imagine The Universe after Einstein

Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI Secolo – MAXXI
02/12/2017 - 29/04/2018

The exhibition showcases the results of the collaboration between the museum, the Italian Space Agency and the National Institute of Nuclear Physics for the scientific side and the Argentine artists Tomás Saraceno for the artistic aspects. The project... Read More
Rose Wylie, Pink Skater, (Will I Win, Will I Win), 2015 © Rose Wylie, Courtesy the artist and David Zwirner

Rose Wylie: Quack Quack

Serpentine Gallery
30/11/2017 - 11/02/2018

Rosie Wylie (born in 1934, UK) expresses herself through figurative and large-scale paintings, representing her daily encounters derived from a variety of sources, spanning from art history to cinema and comics books. Among the artworks on view, a self-portrait... Read More
Marcel Dzama, Bon Voyage or The punishment of pride, 2014

Marcel Dzama: Drawing on a Revolution

La Casa Encendida
28/09/2017 - 07/01/2018

The exhibition is an opportunity to discover the personal universe of the Canadian artist through his drawings, dioramas, sculptures and video work. Marcel Dzama (Winnipeg, Canada, 1974) is inspired and influenced by the work of Marcel Duchamp, Goya,... Read More
Exhibition view, 2017, Instituto de Visión

Pia Camil & Ofelia Rodríguez

Instituto de Visión
27/10 - 15/12 2017

Titled “Deshechas“, the exhibition at Instituto de Vision proposes a dialogue between artists of different generations to draw new constellations that give meaning to Latin American conceptual past. Rodríguez (Barranquilla, 1946)’s work... Read More

Selected Cities

Culture = Capital, 2012/2014, Galerie Lelong, Goodman Gallery, Galerie Thomas Schulte, kamel mennour, Lia Rumma. © Art Basel



National Gallery Singapore


Southeast Asia

Museo Tamayo, Mexico City

Mexico City


New Delhi



Lars Jan, Photo by Kawai Matthews

Lars Jan


Haroon Mirza

Haroon Mirza


Emmett Moore, Photo by Monica Mcgivern

Emmett Moore



Katie Stout


Chris Ofili

Chris Ofili



Dara Friedman


Ugo Rondinone photographed by Piotr Redlinski for The New York Times, 2013

Ugo Rondinone


Art Spaces

Sharjah Art Foundation

Dubai & Sharjah

The Bass


Tate Modern


M+ Pavilion

Hong Kong