lianzhou foto, lianzhou, china
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Lianzhou Foto Festival
Your Selfie Stick (and you)
Photography | Lianzhou Foto, Lianzhou, China | Saturday 2 December 2017 - Tuesday 2 January 2018
We live in a digital culture that has completely transformed our visual habits. We witness and participate in the mass use of the “me” – previously reserved to but a few – because this staging is the only way to prevail in this world of visual competitiveness. However, when faced with this overexposure of images, we should ask ourselves where the creator of images is positioned.
camera work gallery, berlin, germany
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Photography | CAMERA WORK Gallery, Berlin, Germany | Saturday 9 December 2017 - Saturday 24 February 2018
The exhibition includes new works from the eagerly-awaited new series »1406« that have never been exhibited before. Christian Tagliavini has worked for more than two years on his new series. In the exhibition's second part, main works from previous series such as »1503«, »Carte« and »Voyages Extraordinaires« will be shown.
immagis fine art photography, munich, germany
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Elephants in Heaven
Photography | Immagis Fine Art Photography, Munich, Germany | Thursday 23 November 2017 - Saturday 27 January 2018
The insightful animal portraits of the “orphan elephants”, which are being cared for by the “David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust”, have become a real affair personal matter for him. After initial exhibitions of the portraits in 2009, Joachim Schmeisser received prestigious international awards, including the much sought-after Hasselblad Master Award 2012.
kunsthandel jörg maaß, berlin, germany
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Photography | Kunsthandel Jörg Maaß, Berlin, Germany | Friday 24 November 2017 - Friday 27 April 2018
Annie Leibovitz is the title of a new exhibition at Jörg Maaß Kunsthandel with more than 30 of Leibovitz‘ most famous portraits of prominent personalities, opening on November 24, 2017. For many years this is the first solo exhibition in Germany, presenting the work of the American photographer. The exhibition is dedicated exclusively to Leibovitz as a portrait photographer.
the lumiere brothers center for photography, moscow, russia
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Couturier of the French Photography
Photography | The Lumiere Brothers Center for Photography, Moscow, Russia | Friday 22 September 2017 - Sunday 3 December 2017
The exhibition of Jean-Marie Périer, master of the French photographic scene will be among first projects opening the new art season at The Lumiere Brothers Center for Photography. Author of the outstanding portraits of the celebrities from the world of music, cinema and fashion Périer worked for the best-known magazines and brands and created a striking portrait series of the XX century luminaries.
louvre abu dhabi, abu dhabi, united arab emirates
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From One Louvre to Another
Mixed media | Louvre Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates | Thursday 21 December 2017 - Saturday 17 March 2018
The inaugural special exhibition, From One Louvre to Another: opening a museum for everyone, traces the history of Musée du Louvre in Paris. Divided into three sections, the exhibition will look at the royal collections at Versailles under King Louis XIV, followed by the residency of the Academy and Salons in this palace for artists, and conclude with the creation of the modern Musée du Louvre. It will feature approximately 145 significant paintings, sculptures, decorative arts and other pieces from the collections of Musée du Louvre and Château de Versailles.
company, new york, united-states
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Truant: Photographs, 1970-1979
Photography | COMPANY, New York, United-States | Sunday 22 October 2017 - Sunday 26 November 2017
Throughout the 1970s, filmmaker Barbara Hammer toured the United States, Africa, and Europe, making film after film about women and the lesbian experience, neither of which had seldom been seen by a woman, for women on screen before. She made a slew of now-legendary experimental films, including Sisters! (1973), Dyketactics (1974), Multiple Orgasm (1976), Sappho (1978), and Double Strength (1978), more or less inventing lesbian cinema at a time when such material had largely been relegated to the pornographic imagination of male artists and filmmakers.
urban spree galerie, berlin, germany
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Photography | Urban Spree Galerie, Berlin, Germany | Friday 20 October 2017 - Sunday 12 November 2017
« Primitive Acids » is the first German solo show of the French experimental analog photographer Thomas Gosset a.k.a. Toums. Wandering between his native Bordeaux and Berlin, Toums redefines the medium of analog artistic photography by attacking his negatives with acids, ink, paint and other physical alterations and combining his skillsets with a dark contemporary mythology.
museum of modern art, san francisco, united-states
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Photography | Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, United-States | Saturday 30 September 2017 - Sunday 4 February 2018
Unprecedented in scope and scale, this major retrospective of seminal photographer Walker Evans views his work through the lens of one of his obsessions — the American vernacular, or the language of everyday life found in roadside attractions, postcards, storefronts, and signage across the country.
solomon r. guggenheim museum, new york, united-states
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Installation | Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, United-States | Friday 9 February 2018 - Wednesday 9 May 2018
The first comprehensive survey in the United States of work by Danish artist Danh Vo (b. 1975, Bà Ria, Vietnam) will fill the ramps of the Guggenheim’s rotunda, offering an illuminating overview of Vo’s production from the past 15 years, including a number of new projects created on the occasion of the exhibition.
kunsmuseum, basel, switzerland
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The breakthrough years, 1911–1919
Painting | Kunsmuseum, Basel, Switzerland | Saturday 16 September 2017 - Sunday 21 January 2018
Chagall—The Breakthrough Years, 1911–1919 brings Marc Chagall’s early oeuvre into focus. The exhibition was designed around the extraordinary ensemble of outstanding paintings by the French artist in the collections of the Kunstmuseum Basel and the Im Obersteg Foundation.
moderna museet, stockholm, sweden
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Photography | Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden | Saturday 25 March 2017 - Sunday 7 January 2018
See contemporary Swedish photography! We are featuring recently-acquired photo-based works by Miriam Bäckström, Linda Hofvander, Jenny Källman, Tova Mozard, Julia Peirone, Eva Stenram, and Martin Karlsson Tebus.
museum of contemporary art krakow, krakow, poland
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Artists from Krakow
The Generation 1970–1979
Multimedia | Museum of Contemporary Art Krakow, Krakow, Poland | Friday 20 October 2017 - Sunday 1 April 2018
In the series of presentations Artists from Krakow we address the artistic legend of the city, blessed since the mid-nineteenth century with many outstanding talents. Krakow has been famous for its many firsts – the first academy of fine arts in Poland (1818), the first national museum (1879) and the first Institute of Art History in the country (1882). The city is synonymous with culture, which today is Krakow’s main industry.
the national museum of art, oslo, norway
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Photography | The National Museum of Art, Oslo, Norway | Friday 1 September 2017 - Sunday 14 January 2018
From the 1950s, an artistic trend emerged in European architectural photography. A number of photographers explored architectonic form as a means of artistic expression. In Norway, Bjørn Winsnes (1925–2012) was the foremost exponent of this movement. The photographs in this exhibition depict buildings by architects such as Erling Viksjø, Eliassen and Lambertz-Nilssen, Robert Esdaile and Geir Grung. Winsnes highlights the sculptural shapes and tactile surfaces of the architecture. Many of the photos appear as abstract compositions; others give insight into a social setting, as was typical of Nordic architectural photography of the period.
fundación proa, buenos aires, argentina
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Sculpture | Fundación Proa, Buenos Aires, Argentina | Saturday 18 November 2017 - Sunday 25 February 2018
Ai Weiwei, activist and one of the most outstanding artists, today inaugurates in Proa Foundation an anthological exhibition with the most representative works of his works. A tour of pieces that evoke political persecution - constant in his life and work; allegations of violations of human rights; migrations and refugees, among other issues that motivate the historical review and contemporary debate.
museo universitario arte contemporáneo, méxico, mexico
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Painting | Museo Universitario Arte Contemporáneo, México, Mexico | Saturday 26 August 2017 - Sunday 14 January 2018
Yves Klein is the first retrospective in Latin America on the pioneering artist of action art and the immaterial practices of contemporary art. The exhibition charts a course through more than 75 artworks and an extensive selection of documents—letters, drawings, photographs and films—taking in the great variety of facets the artist developed over his short but intense and prolific career (1954-1962).
tokyo metropolitan art museum, tokyo, japan
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Van Gogh & Japan
Painting | Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan | Tuesday 24 October 2017 - Monday 8 January 2018
Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) was profoundly interested in Japan. From his Paris period to his early days in Arles, he collected ukiyo-e prints and writings on Japanese culture. Conversely, Japanese artists and intellectuals became enamored of Van Gogh after his death and made pilgrimages to his grave in Auvers-sur-Oise in France. Through some 40 of Van Gogh’s oil paintings and sketches plus 50 works by Japanese ukiyo-e artists and Van Gogh’s contemporaries, and abundant historical materials, this exhibition explores the mutual fascination between Van Gogh and Japan, and presents fascinating new perspectives.
crocker art museum, sacramento, united-states
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Painting | Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, United-States | Sunday 8 October 2017 - Sunday 7 January 2018
A look at the artist's early work and evolution to maturity through 100 paintings and drawings that precede his shift to figuration.
tate modern, london, united-kingdom
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The EY Exhibition Picasso 1932 – Love, Fame, Tragedy
Painting | Tate Modern, London, United-Kingdom | Thursday 8 March 2018 - Sunday 9 September 2018
The EY Exhibition Picasso 1932 – Love, Fame, Tragedy is one of the most significant shows the gallery has ever staged. Taking visitors on a month-by-month journey through 1932, a time so pivotal in Picasso’s life and work that it has been called his ‘year of wonders’. More than 100 outstanding paintings, sculptures and works on paper demonstrate his prolific and restlessly inventive character. They strip away common myths to reveal the man and the artist in his full complexity and richness.
tate liverpool, liverpool, united-kingdom
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Painting | Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, United-Kingdom | Friday 22 September 2017 - Sunday 17 June 2018
Explore over 20 works charting Roy Lichtenstein’s (1923–1997) early interest in landscape to his iconic pop paintings influenced by comic strips and advertising imagery. The free display also presents Lichtenstein’s three-screen installation, his only work with film, which was made after spending two weeks at Universal Studios in 1969. A rare opportunity to see Lichtenstein’s work in the north of England, It’s an exhibition not to be missed.
the metropolitan museum of art, new york, united-states
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At The Met
Sculpture | The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, United-States | Saturday 16 September 2017 - Monday 15 January 2018
On the centenary of the death of Auguste Rodin (1840–1917), The Metropolitan Museum of Art will celebrate its historic collection of the artist's work. Nearly 50 marbles, bronzes, plasters, and terracottas by Rodin, representing more than a century of acquisitions and gifts to the Museum, will be displayed in the newly installed and refurbished B. Gerald Cantor Sculpture Gallery (gallery 800).
the met breuer, new york, united-states
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Art at the Limits of Reason, 1950–1980
Multimedia | The Met Breuer, New York, United-States | Wednesday 13 September 2017 - Saturday 14 January 2017
Delirious times demand delirious art, or so this exhibition will propose. The years between 1950 and 1980 were beset by upheaval. Around the globe, military conflict proliferated and social and political unrest flared. Disenchantment with an oppressive rationalism mounted, as did a corollary interest in fantastic, hallucinatory experiences.
galerie richard, new york, united-states
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Dialectical Landscape - Thinking Central Park
Architecture | Galerie Richard, New York, United-States | Wednesday 5 July 2017 - Sunday 27 August 2017
Skyscrapers and Central Park co-exist dialectically. "Central Park is essentially a void. A 13.123 x 2.625 feet void. It was conceived on the basis of an idea of spatiality where density was to be developed, but it is the density of the buildings of Manhattan, in their hyper-growth expansion, that has traced out that recreational rectangle for the dispersion of Homo faber. That is, the park is a void because it works as a courtyard inside the urban detention". In Thinking Central Park the artist fills the space with constructions considered as shelters. At the opposite in Dialectical Landscape he adds some empty spaces for recreational or mobility purposes.
the lumiere brothers center for photography, moscow, russia
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(Im)possible to see: North Korea
Photography | The Lumiere Brothers Center for Photography, Moscow, Russia | Thursday 22 June 2017 - Sunday 3 September 2017
More than 70 photos selected specifically for exhibition in Russia are united by one main idea — to show the possibilities of photography in the study of the image of one of the most secretive states. Exhibition is complemented with chronicle photos taken by Soviet photographers in the middle — second half of the XX century, giving the opportunity to show the range of the DPRK perception in different cultural and temporal contexts.
mbal musée des beaux-arts, le locle, switzerland
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Photographs from the Collection of Carla Sozzani
Between Art and Fashion
Photography | MBAL Musée des beaux-arts, Le Locle, Switzerland | Sunday 18 June 2017 - Sunday 15 October 2017
It is rare for a museum to dedicate an exhibition to a private collection. Generally, it is a matter of borrowing a work of art here or there, and discretely indicating the name of the generous lender if the latter does not wish to remain anonymous. With this exhibition, Carla Sozzani, a legendary figure of contemporary elegance, welcomes us into her intimate space. Her collection of photographs, which covers the 20th and 21st centuries, is remarkable in all respects.
blank space, new york, united-states
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Photography | BLANK SPACE, New York, United-States | Thursday 22 June 2017 - Sunday 20 August 2017
BLANK SPACE is pleased to present an exhibition of Dutch artist Nemo Jantzen (b. 1970). This exhibition features the artist’s mixed media photography whose technique of disintegration is represented through a series of portraiture. The Spectacle will be the artist’s first solo exhibition with the gallery, and will continue until August 20.
three shadows photography art center, beijing, china
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40 Years of Chinese Contemporary Photography (1976-2017)
Photography | Three Shadows Photography Art Center, Beijing, China | Wednesday 28 June 2017 - Sunday 27 August 2017
Emerging after the Cultural Revolution, Chinese contemporary photography has more than forty years of history. This exhibition is divided into four sections: “The Rise of Unofficial Photography (1976–1979)”, “New Wave Photography (1980-1989)”, “Experimental Photography (1990-2006)”, and “The Development of Experimental Photography Organizations (2007-present)”. The exhibition provides a comprehensive overview of the work of important Chinese contemporary photographers from the mid 1970s on, as well as related historical material.
the museum of modern art, new york, united-states
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Painting | The Museum of Modern Art, New York, United-States | Monday 5 June 2017 - Sunday 10 September 2017
For more than 25 years, Maureen Gallace (b. 1960) has painted genre scenes drawn from the American landscape and still life traditions. Her small canvases and panels most commonly depict rural pastorals and coastlines, typically featuring nondescript barns or cottages amid dunes and foliage in settings that evoke holiday cards and vacation snapshots.
kahmann gallery, amsterdam, netherlands
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In and Out of Focus
Photography | KAHMANN Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands | Saturday 8 July 2017 - Thursday 31 August 2017
Kahmann Gallery is proud to present In and Out of Focus, the first solo exhibition of Bastiaan Woudt (NL, 1987) at the gallery. The exhibition will bring together work Woudt created the last few years, including his series ‘Karawan’, made for the Van Vlissingen Art Foundation Prize, as well as new and unseen pieces.
solomon r. guggenheim museum, new york, united-states
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PSAD Synthetic Desert III
Installation | Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, United-States | Thursday 23 March 2017 - Wednesday 2 August 2017
For PSAD Synthetic Desert III (1971), Doug Wheeler has altered the structure and configuration of a museum gallery in order to control optical and acoustic experience. He has transformed the room into a hermetic realm, a “semi-anechoic chamber” designed to minimize noise and induce a sensate impression of infinite space.
national gallery of victoria, melbourne, australia
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Masterworks From MOMA
Melbourne Winter Masterpieces 2018
Painting | National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia | Thursday 8 June 2017 - Saturday 7 October 2017
The NGV will be the sole international venue for the exhibition, which will include renowned art and design from a roll call of iconic figures including Paul Cézanne, Salvador Dalí, Marcel Duchamp, Edward Hopper, Jeff Koons, Henri Matisse, Piet Mondrian, Pablo Picasso, Jackson Pollock, Lyubov Popova, Mark Rothko and Vincent van Gogh.
fotografiska, stockholm, sweden
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Resonance – Photographs from the Pinault Collection
Photography | Fotografiska, Stockholm, Sweden | Friday 16 June 2017 - Sunday 1 October 2017
On the centenary of Irving Penn’s birth, Fotografiska presents a generous selection of Penn’s work in the exhibition Resonance – Photographs from the Pinault Collection curated by Pierre Apraxine and Matthieu Humery, organized by Johan Vikner, Exhibition Coordinator at Fotografiska in collaboration with the Pinault Collection and Palazzo Grassi, Venice.