Contemporary Art

John Gerrard: Power. Play

From June 9 to August 7, the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA) presents John Gerrard: Power.Play. The artist that during his career has explored the use of post-cinematic and the surveillance phenomenon, inventing virtual worlds infected with the real, by operating with the new tech systems in isolated locations.... READ MORE...

Infra-red Wuthering Heights: Interview with Evan Roth

The new project by U.S. artist Evan Roth, Internet Landscapes (2016), a series of videos which can be watched only online. Focused on the experiences he had when travelled around Sweden searching for the physicality of internet, the project is part of the Masters&Servers open call programme... READ MORE...

Pipilotti Rist. Sip My Ocean

Pipilotti Rist, the pioneer of video art, is on show until August at the Sørlandets Kunstmuseum. Thanks to its irreverent, ironic and sensual art, the Swiss artist collects success and recognition since the early eighties. Her videos act as a perceptual and sensorial dip, where vision is overturned and all certainty is canceled.... READ MORE...

Joan Jonas: From Away

At DHC / ART in Montreal is present until September the first retrospective of the multimedia artist Jonas Jonas. The exhibition follows step by step the American artist's career, that mixes languages, signs and cultures where the geographical and ideological borders are canceled, crossing aesthetic visions from past to present.... READ MORE...

Yayoi Kusama: Narcissus Garden

The Glass House in honor of the 110th anniversary of the birth of Philip Johnson and to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the opening of the museum, presents the landscape installation Narcissus Garden by Yayoi Kusama. The artist who introduced in the art the obsession of repetition, creating an ironic and eclectic game, but never exhausting.... READ MORE...

Basim Magdy. The Stars Were Aligned for a Century of New Beginnings

At Deutsche Bank Kunsthalle until July is on show Basim Magdy, Artist of the Year 2016. His artworks introduce in a psychedelic trip conducted between photos, installations and videos, in which through the use of techniques and chemical processes the vision of reality is distorted, offering at the viewer a most open and free way to see.... READ MORE...
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