Photography | Foam, Amsterdam, Netherlands | Friday 12 June 2015 - Wednesday 2 September 2015
This summer, Foam presents Swinging Sixties London – Photography in the Capital of Cool. The thematic group show immerses visitors in the dazzling London of the sixties, an era bursting with possibilities. The presentation touches upon all of the remarkable developments in and around photography at the time: fashion, celebrities, music, magazines, design and social change. In the exhibition, Foam brings together the work of iconic photographers of the sixties – who in their heyday were often as famous as the stars in front of their cameras. Featuring work by Terence Donovan, Brian Duffy, John French, Norman Parkinson, John ‘Hoppy’ Hopkins, James Barnor, John Cowan, Eric Swayne and Philip Townsend.
Photography | Hamiltons Gallery, London, United-Kingdom | Thursday 2 July 2015 - Friday 14 August 2015
Hamiltons presents Polaroids, an exhibition by renowned fashion photographer Paolo Roversi, 2 July – 14 August 2015. Consisting of a selection of both colour and black and white Polaroids, shot in Roversi’s trademark 8 x 10” film, this selection from Roversi’s diverse and adventurous archive of work illustrates his status as one of fashion’s pre-eminent photographers.
Sculpture | Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany | Friday 27 February 2015 - Sunday 2 August 2015
In an artistic career spanning seven decades, Louise Bourgeois (1911, Paris – 2010, New York) created a unique body of work in a wide range of form, material and scale. In the 1940s, she pioneered the use of environmental installation for her work, and in the 1970s and 80s she would at times bring her sculpture into dialogue with theater and performance.
Painting | National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland | Saturday 9 May 2015 - Sunday 20 September 2015
This exhibition at the National Gallery of Ireland charts the two decades, the 1980s and 1990s and juxtaposes paintings from that period with works, principally multi-part photographic sequences, made over the past decade.
Photography | The Ravestijn Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands | Saturday 30 May 2015 - Saturday 18 July 2015
The Ravestijn Gallery is pleased to announce "Recycle (Prelude)" by Jean-Francois Lepage, an evocative new series of deconstructed and metamorphosed photographs from the artist’s image archive. Over the course of his career on the cutting edge of fashion photography, Lepage interrupted his photography by engraving, cutting or drawing on top of his original film. With these interventions in hand, Lepage has now pushed the border of photography further by fastening together disparate images to form a new narrative at once harmonious and unsettling.
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Installation | Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, United-States | Friday 26 June 2015 - Monday 12 October 2015
This major retrospective will survey the searing, deeply poetic work of Doris Salcedo (b. 1958, Bogotá, Colombia). Over the past three decades, Salcedo's practice has addressed the traumatic history of modern-day Colombia, as well as wider legacies of suffering stemming from colonialism, racism, and other forms of social injustice.
Painting | Gallery The Hugh Lane, Dublin, Ireland | Thursday 23 July 2015 - Sunday 4 October 2015
Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane is delighted to present former Turner Prize nominee Stephen McKenna’s latest exhibition, Perspectives of Europe 1980 – 2014. This unique exhibition features works created throughout McKenna’s career, focusing specifically on cityscapes, parks and trees.
Photography | m97 Gallery, Shanghai, China | Saturday 13 June 2015 - Friday 31 July 2015
"Continuum", Dong Wensheng’s latest series, is comprised of 12 new unique black and white works that have been hand-colored to create this new chapter of experimental works. “Continuum” is an exploration the artist conducted using experimental darkroom techniques. Returning to the chemical and material roots of photography, the artist’s newest camera-less works become alchemic creations of time and space.
Photography | Galería Juan Silió, Santander, Spain | Friday 5 June 2015 - Wednesday 5 August 2015
The focus of his work is on key elements of our modern society driven and controlled by computer and information technologies. Najjar, widely seen as a visual futurist, transmutes science, history and philosophy into visions and utopias of future social structures emerging under the impact of cutting-edge technologies. Michael Najjar's current outer space" work series deals with the latest developments in space flight and the way they will shape our future life on earth, in earth’s near orbit and on other planets.
Photography | Foam, Amsterdam, Netherlands | Friday 29 May 2015 - Sunday 23 August 2015
Foam is pleased to present the first solo exhibition of young French artist Noémie Goudal (b. Paris, 1984). Her portfolio was previously published in the 2012 annual Talent issue of Foam Magazine, and Foam has been closely following her robust and consistent development ever since. Typical of Goudal's work are layered photos of quiet, mysterious landscapes which she combines with elements of modernist architecture appearing to have an archaic quality.
Photography | Helmut Newton Foundation, Berlin, Germany | Wednesday 3 June 2015 - Sunday 15 November 2015
The Helmut Newton Foundation has presented Newton’s works alongside that of other notable colleagues in the past; with this newest show including Frank Horvat and Szymon Brodziak, two photographers are invited who have made a name for themselves in fashion and portraiture.
Photography | Galerie Clairefontaine, Luxembourg, Luxembourg | Saturday 25 April 2015 - Saturday 30 May 2015
Giacomo Costa uses digital technology to generate a futuristic urban landscape. These fantastic, apocalyptic images borrow their aesthetic from science fiction literature and film, where architecture takes on a colossal scale.
Photography | Hamiltons Gallery, London, United-Kingdom | Thursday 14 May 2015 - Friday 19 June 2015
Noah’s Ark, Naundorf’s latest body of work, is largely unseen and features a series of taxidermy animals alongside unique haute couture pieces by leading fashion designers including Dior, Chanel, Valentino, Gaultier, Elie Saab and Stephane Rolland. These elaborate sets embody a sense of extravagance - the dresses, headpieces and models posed against painted backdrops in a photo studio or on location - juxtaposed with the Biblical story and quest for a better life.
Photography | KAHMANN Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands | Friday 8 May 2015 - Saturday 27 June 2015
The photographer and painter Casper Faassen (Leidschendam,1975) will show 12 new photographic works at Kahmann Gallery this spring under the title SEISUI. Roughly translated, the Japanese titel Seisui means purity. However, Seisui also stands for the contrast between prosperity and decay; a returning theme in the work of Faassen.
Installation | New Museum, New York, United-States | Wednesday 7 October 2015 - Sunday 10 January 2016
Over the past thirty years, Shaw has become one of the United States’ most influential and visionary artists, moving between painting, sculpture, and drawing, and building connections between his own psyche and America’s larger political, social, and spiritual histories.
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Painting | The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, United-States | Saturday 12 September 2015 - Sunday 24 April 2016
Masterpieces of Chinese Painting from the Metropolitan Collection. Over the last forty years, the Metropolitan's collection of Chinese painting and calligraphy has grown to be one of the greatest in the world.
Other | Amsterdam RAI, Amsterdam, Netherlands | Wednesday 27 May 2015 - Sunday 31 May 2015
The KunstRAI is the leading Amsterdam art fair for modern and contemporary art from both Dutch as well as foreign artists. A one-audience fair with 60 high class galleries who reflect the diversity, quality and pluralism of the historic rich offer of Dutch art.
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Photography | The Lumiere Brothers Center for Photography, Moscow, Russia | Wednesday 15 April 2015 - Sunday 21 June 2015
The Lumiere Brothers Center for Photography is delighted to present “Airy worlds” – the first solo exhibition in Russia of prominent French photographer Laurent Chéhère. The display features a distinguished selection of 13 works from the ”Flying houses” series, which has been successfully exhibited in New-York, London and Rio de Janeiro.
Photography | CAMERA WORK Gallery, Berlin, Germany | Saturday 25 April 2015 - Saturday 6 June 2015
The solo exhibition features an exclusive selection of more than 30 nude and portrait photographs of the world’s most beautiful and erotic models taken by Russell James over the last 15 years. Most of the works have never been exhibited before in Europe. As the title of the exhibition and the series "Angels" powerfully suggests: These women are not of this world. Beauty that is out of reach and angelic has always fascinated mankind. It has created icons throughout history and civilisations that poses the epitome of sublime beauty.