king street gallery, sydney, australia
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Painting | King Street Gallery, Sydney, Australia | Tuesday 28 March 2017 - Saturday 22 April 2017
As a nod of thanks to his hosts and friends, and a celebration of his fruitful travels with them, Luke Sciberras presents his latest exhibition 'Out There' - a rich exhibition of works from his travels in the Outback. One of these unique trips that inspired works in the exhibition was recounted by Sciberras in Issue 37 of Artist Profile. In particular Sciberras reflects on this rare time spent learning from Aboriginal artists' Lenie Namatjira and Gloria Pannka from the Iltja Ntjarra / Many Hands Art Centre on the edge of Alice Springs...
annet gelink gallery, amsterdam, netherlands
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Sarah van Sonsbeeck
Installation | Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands | Saturday 4 March 2017 - Saturday 22 April 2017
Sarah van Sonsbeeck (1976) studied architecture at TUDelft (MA) and art at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie (BA). In 2008, 2009 she had a residency at the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunste, Amsterdam. Her work was amongst others on show at De Nederlandsche Bank, Amsterdam (2013), Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam (2013), Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven (2012), Museum De Paviljoens, Almere (2009), Musem Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach (2011), the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (2009).
uq art museum, brisbane, australia
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Beyond and Between – A Painter’s Journey
Painting | UQ Art Museum, Brisbane, Australia | Saturday 26 November 2016 - Friday 7 April 2017
Journeys - artistic, spiritual and physical - take centre stage in a major exhibition spanning the 40-year career of Australian-born artist Denise Green.
lehmann-maupin gallery, new york, united-states
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Video | Lehmann-Maupin Gallery, New York, United-States | Friday 13 January 2017 - Saturday 4 March 2017
Lehmann Maupin is pleased to announce its second solo exhibition for Kader Attia. This will be the New York debut of Attia’s multimedia video installation, Reason’s Oxymorons (2015), which premiered at the 13th Biennale de Lyon in 2015. Reason’s Oxymorons is a video library comprised of 18 interviews presented within a modular cubicle environment. The interviews feature European and African ethnographers, psychiatric and philosophical practitioners, and theorists discussing topics grouped under titles including “Genocide,” “Totem and Fetish,” “Reason and Politics,” and “Trance.” On Friday, January 13, there will be a media preview at 11 AM, and the gallery will host a public opening reception for the artist that evening from 6-8 PM.
the museum of contemporary art, oslo, norway
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On the verge
Multimedia | The Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway | Friday 21 October 2016 - Sunday 26 February 2017
We practise while we play,” was Sidsel Paaske's motto in life. During her short artistic career, Paaske was always open to new ideas and expressed herself in many different media. She started out as a textile artist, but was quick to break into new “ism-free” territory. Her innate desire to experiment caused her to throw herself into a range of different styles and she moved freely among different media, including watercolour, oil painting, textiles, enamel, music, text, book illustration, sculpture and jewellery.
the metropolitan museum of art, new york, united-states
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In New York
Painting | The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, United-States | Wednesday 19 October 2016 - Monday 20 February 2017
The exhibition Max Beckmann in New York at The Metropolitan Museum of Art will put a spotlight on the artist’s special connection with New York City. It will feature 14 paintings that Beckmann painted while living in New York from 1949 to 1950, as well as 25 earlier works, dating from 1920 to 1948, from New York collections.
national portrait gallery, washington, d.c., united-states
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In the Groove: Jazz Portraits
Photography | National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C., United-States | Thursday 5 May 2016 - Monday 20 February 2017
This exhibition from the collection of the National Portrait Gallery features Leonard’s iconic images of jazz legends such as Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie, Billie Holiday, Thelonious Monk and Sarah Vaughan.
musée des beaux-arts de montréal, montréal, canada
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Photography | Musée des Beaux-Arts de Montréal, Montréal, Canada | Saturday 10 September 2016 - Sunday 22 January 2017
In this major Canadian premiere, discover the work of the American photographer Robert Mapplethorpe – seductive and disturbing, yet always stunning. The exhibition features his exquisite, highly stylized black-and-white portraits of the celebrities of his time – Richard Gere, Andy Warhol, Patti Smith and Yoko Ono, among others – along with nudes and still lifes.
camera work gallery, berlin, germany
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Photography | CAMERA WORK Gallery, Berlin, Germany | Saturday 3 December 2016 - Saturday 14 January 2017
After the highly considered Kennedy exhibition in 2004, this year's exhibition will be held in the context of the 10th anniversary of the Museum THE KENNEDYS in Berlin. The exhibition includes famous works as well as photographs that have never been shown before. Among the exhibited artists there are Yousuf Karsh, Elliott Erwitt, Will McBride, Steve Schapiro and Mark Shaw.
edwynn houk gallery, zurich, switzerland
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Photography | Edwynn Houk Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland | Friday 18 November 2016 - Saturday 14 January 2017
A seminal figure in the history of fashion photography, Lillian Bassman's photographs appeared on the pages of Harper's Bazaar from the late 1940s through the 1960s. She trained and worked under famed art director Alexey Brodovitch, eventually becoming art director of Junior Bazaar in 1945, until the magazine's closure in 1948. While working as art director, Bassman regularly hired photographers such as Richard Avedon, Arnold Newman, and Robert Frank. By 1946, Bassman began taking her own photographs and swiftly transitioned from art director to fashion photographer. Her first photograph was published in Bazaar in 1947 and her first editorial story in 1948.
museo nacional centro de arte reina sofía, madrid, spain
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Multimedia | Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain | Wednesday 5 October 2016 - Monday 9 January 2017
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, and the Museo Reina Sofía have organised what will be one of the most comprehensive retrospectives devoted to Belgian artist Marcel Broodthaers (1924–1976). His remarkable output in the 1960s and 1970s established him as one of the most important artists on the international scene, and one of the most influential for numerous contemporary artists from that time to the present day.
tate modern, london, united-kingdom
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Painting | Tate Modern, London, United-Kingdom | Wednesday 14 September 2016 - Sunday 8 January 2017
Discover one of the most notable Cuban artists of the twentieth century at this major retrospective. His work poetically addresses themes of social injustice, nature and spirituality, and was greeted internationally with both consternation and acclaim. Lam’s work now brings a historical perspective to contemporary issues.
international center of photography, new york, united-states
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Public, Private, Secret
Photography | International Center of Photography, New York, United-States | Thursday 23 June 2016 - Sunday 8 January 2017
Public, Private, Secret is the premiere exhibition at the new ICP Museum, located at 250 Bowery. Organized by Curator-in-Residence, Charlotte Cotton, with ICP Associate Curator Pauline Vermare and Assistant Curator Marina Chao, the debut show and events program explore the concept of privacy in today’s society and studies how contemporary self-identity is tied to public visibility.
museum of modern art, san francisco, united-states
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The Fisher Collection
Pop, Minimal, and Figurative Art
Multimedia | Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, United-States | Saturday 14 May 2016 - Sunday 1 January 2017
This exhibition of works from the 1960s and beyond features American Pop and Minimal artists, as well as the work of key figures exploring the human form as subject. The 1960s saw a fresh focus on the external world, with artworks addressing pressing social and political issues, in contrast to the highly subjective abstract painting that had dominated the previous decade.
museum of modern art, san francisco, united-states
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The Fisher Collection
Approaching American Abstraction
Painting | Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, United-States | Saturday 14 May 2016 - Sunday 1 January 2017
This exhibition of selected American artists in the Doris and Donald Fisher Collection explores the diverse approaches to abstraction developed since 1950, from the forceful brushwork of Lee Krasner to the contemplative canvases and reliefs of Ellsworth Kelly and the enigmatic wood forms of Martin Puryear.
museum of modern art, san francisco, united-states
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Photography | Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, United-States | Saturday 24 September 2016 - Sunday 1 January 2017
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) announces the first retrospective to honor the more than 45-year career of the major American photographer Anthony Hernandez. Featuring approximately 160 photographs, many of which have never before been seen or published, Anthony Hernandez will be on view as the inaugural special exhibition in the museum’s new Pritzker Center for Photography.
milk gallery, new york, united-states
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Photography | Milk Gallery, New York, United-States | Wednesday 16 November 2016 - Thursday 22 December 2016
An exhibition about the famous american photographer Michael Zagaris shooting the most influential musicians of the decade including Ten Years After, Humble Pie, Grateful Dead, The Faces, Patti Smith, Santana, Blondie and The Clash. His unique perspective led to many editorial gigs, working steadily for Rolling Stone, Creem, Melody Maker, NME, and Oui.
istanbul museum of modern art, istanbul, turkey
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People Attract People
Photography | Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, İstanbul, Turkey | Thursday 2 June 2016 - Sunday 18 December 2016
Istanbul Modern hosts the photography exhibition “People Attract People,” curated by Merih Akoğul. Focusing on photographs of people by 80 photographers shot over a period of 80 years, the exhibition will be on display between June 2-December 18, 2016. Istanbul Modern continues to exhibit important examples of photography in Turkey from its beginning until our day. A selection of the Istanbul Modern Photography Collection, further enriched by newly acquired photographs, is presented in the exhibition “People Attract People.”
foam museum, amsterdam, netherlands
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Multimedia | Foam Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands | Friday 16 September 2016 - Wednesday 7 December 2016
This autumn, Foam will present a large solo exhibition by the Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei (1957, China). As a political refugee who lived under constant government surveillance, the artist feels related to the growing influx of refugees attempting to enter Europe.
the met breuer, new york, united-states
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In The Beginning
Photography | The Met Breuer, New York, United-States | Tuesday 12 July 2016 - Sunday 27 November 2016
This landmark exhibition will feature more than 100 photographs that together redefine Diane Arbus (American, 1923–1971), one of the most influential and provocative artists of the 20th century. It will focus on the first seven years of her career, from 1956 to 1962, the period in which she developed the idiosyncratic style and approach for which she has been recognized praised, criticized, and copied the world over.
robert morat galerie, berlin, germany
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Six Degrees of Freedom
Photography | Robert Morat Galerie, Berlin, Germany | Saturday 10 September 2016 - Saturday 19 November 2016
As in her previous photographic work, notably "Jesus and the Cherries" (2005), "What Still Remains" (both 2008) or "Once, still and forever" (2011), in her latest series "Six Degrees of Freedom" Jessica Backhaus again develops a strong sense of the melancholy of the everyday and the emotional quality of color and light.
palazzo grassi, venice, italy
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Painting | Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy | Sunday 17 April 2016 - Sunday 6 November 2016
In 1986, Sigmar Polke was awarded the Golden Lion at the 42nd Venice Biennale. With Athanor, his project for the German Pavilion, the artist developed techniques and motifs that would become central to his work, and which today, 30 years later constitute the thematic core of the exhibition: alchemic experimentation and political anxiety.
hg contemporary, new york city, united-states
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Photography | HG Contemporary, New York City, United-States | Friday 14 October 2016 - Sunday 30 October 2016
HG Contemporary announces Private, an exhibit by BAFTA and multi-award winning artist Alison Jackson, opening October 25th. This show which features photographs from her latest book by the same name, focuses on the cult of celebrity and will feature 17 of her iconic images. The critically acclaimed Jackson, who has been exhibited at the Tate Modern, the Centre Pompidou and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, creates convincingly realistic work about celebrities doing things in private using professional lookalikes, creating scenarios we have all imagined but never seen before. This time, it is current U.S. election headlines that is the focus of her show, where likeness becomes real and fantasy touches on the believable.
galerie hiltawsky, berlin, germany
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Photography | Galerie Hiltawsky, Berlin, Germany | Friday 2 September 2016 - Thursday 27 October 2016
Under the title "Grace" gallery Hiltawsky presents the first German solo exhibition of American artist Elisabeth Sunday (*1959). The exhibition presents over 30 artworks from the series "The Tuareg Portfolios", "Omo Valley Tribes", "Anima – Animus" and "Akan Fisherman" produced between 2005 and 2011.
städel museum, frankfurt am main, germany
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Painting | Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main, Germany | Thursday 30 June 2016 - Sunday 23 October 2016
They are monumental paintings, aggressive and defiant in their execution. At the same time, they possess a quality of ambivalence, fatefulness and vulnerability to this day – Georg Baselitz’s dramatic and contradictory “Heroes”.
national portrait gallery, london, united-kingdom
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Photography | National Portrait Gallery, London, United-Kingdom | Thursday 21 July 2016 - Sunday 23 October 2016
William Eggleston is a pioneering American photographer renowned for his vivid, poetic and mysterious images. This exhibition of 100 works surveys Eggleston’s full career from the 1960s to the present day and is the most comprehensive display of his portrait photography ever.
guggenheim museum, bilbao, spain
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Windows On The City: The School Of Paris, 1900–1945
Painting | Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain | Friday 22 April 2016 - Sunday 23 October 2016
This presentation charts the key movements of modernism, from Cubism to Orphism to Surrealism, and the artists who came to be known as the École de Paris (School of Paris). In Paris Picasso and Braque radically overturned the conventions of painting, Delaunay composed harmonious visions of color, Kandinsky pursued new directions in abstraction, and Brancusi reimagined how sculptures could be present in space.
dox, praha, czech republic
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Family Ready for Departure
Sculpture | DOX, Praha, Czech Republic | Thursday 12 May 2016 - Monday 17 October 2016
In 2012, DOX put on a large retrospective exhibition of the work of leading Czech sculptor Karel Nepraš. This year, in cooperation with the artist’s family, it will present a reconstruction of the well-known sculptural group Family Ready for Departure, which Nepraš created after his return from his brief emigration in 1969 within the scope of the Spatial Forms Symposium in Ostrava.
the huntington, san marino, united-states
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Photography | The Huntington, San Marino, United-States | Saturday 18 June 2016 - Monday 3 October 2016
Photographs made by Japanese-American photographer Yasuhiro Ishimoto (1921–2012) of architecture by early 20th-century designers Charles Sumner Greene and Henry Mather Greene will be on public view for the first time in the United States in this focused loan exhibition
museum of contemporary art krakow, krakow, poland
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Medicine in Art
Multimedia | Museum of Contemporary Art Krakow, Krakow, Poland | Friday 22 April 2016 - Sunday 2 October 2016
Medicine in Art is another exhibition in the series that confronts terms permeating the public sphere of reference with the viewpoint of the artist. Medicine is present throughout human life and impacts on all its aspects. Medicine offers help and cure, while putting us to task and inspiring reflection. The connotations it has are, above all, illness, pain and therapeutic treatment. Another theme is physical wasting and death.
the museum of modern art, new york, united-states
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It's all true
Photography | The Museum of Modern Art, New York, United-States | Sunday 3 July 2016 - Sunday 2 October 2016
Bruce Conner: It's All True is the artist’s first monographic museum exhibition in New York, the first large survey of his work in 16 years, and the first complete retrospective of his 50-year career. It brings together over 250 objects, from film and video to painting, assemblage, drawing, prints, photography, photograms, and performance.
guggenheim museum, bilbao, spain
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Painting | Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain | Friday 26 February 2016 - Sunday 2 October 2016
Andy Warhol, the chronicler of an era, was known for admitting his “fondness for dull things”, which by the early 1960s corresponded to his use of photographic reproductions of found imagery culled from newspapers, magazines, and image archives. In 1978, at age 50, Warhol embarked upon the production of a monumental body of work titled Shadows with the assistance of his entourage at the Factory.