Photography

Wattan TV: UHF42

UHF42 is a month-long screening series broadcast through the live frequency of Wattan, an independent television station based in Ramallah, Palestine... READ MORE...

Superficial Hygiene. The mediated image and the physical body

The international group exhibition Superficial Hygiene brings together a set of practices of a gen­eration of artists, who adapt, mould, and corrupt the grammar of our contemporary accelerated en­vironment, in order to propose a new understand­ing of the relation between the mediated image and the physical body.... READ MORE...

Gazzelli Art House. Aziz + Cucher

From 16th January 2014, Gazelli Art House will host a major exhibition of new photography and animations made by the artist duo Aziz + Cucher who have been life partners and collaborators since 1992.... READ MORE...

Shiro Takatani: Camera Lucida. Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography

This first-ever museum exhibition by Shiro Takatani presents a survey of his endeavors, both as artistic director of the internationally known performance art collective Dumb Type, doing video, lighting, graphics and set design for the group, and as a solo visual artist whose imaging [video and photo] works offer deep insights into the natural environment and diverse physical phenomena... READ MORE...

Helsinki Photography Biennial: Basak Senova appointed curator

Helsinki Photography Biennial is pleased to announce the appointment of Basak Senova as curator of HPB14. The biennial is held next year from 27 March to 4 May. In addition, HPB14 has invited Mustarinda Association (Finland) to develop the theme of the 2014 biennial, which examines causal relations regarding ecological issues, and to build a section presenting critical views on images of nature.... READ MORE...

Travess Smalley: Physical Medium, Digital Tradition

Travess Smalley, born in 1986 and currently based in New York, is a leading figure of the current wave of contemporary art concerned with the image politics of a post-internet world, in his case often by mining psychedelia and reintroducing it into new situations of abstract mediation.... READ MORE...

Cia Rinne. Notes for listeners

Cia Rinne (1973, Gothenburg) is a writer, poet and artist with an uncommon natural inclination towards languages. Born in Sweden from a Finnish family and raised in Germany, she holds a MA degree in Philosophy and has studied in Frankfurt/Main, Athens and Helsinki. Experiencing the continued switch between many languages and places helped her to raise awareness about the political and cultural implications lying down subtle gaps and shift of meanings.... READ MORE...

No Puns Intended. A Conversation With Filippo Minelli

A first acquaintance of the works of Filippo Minelli leads us - through the images and visions that he is proposing - to the common denominator that brings them either close together or far from each other, though always making them interact with each other: the watershed word / silence, is a mode of examination chosen to explore and create, not to attribute a meaning to existence.... READ MORE...

Manuel Vason. Performing With The Camera

Inscrivere in una cornice predefinita il lavoro poliedrico e in costante ridefinizione di Manuel Vason, appare un tentativo tanto arduo quanto fallimentare. Nei numerosi e diversificati progetti che questo giovane fotografo/performer può già vantare, ciò che si riscontra con evidenza  soprattutto un impulso, una tensione comune, contemporaneamente multiforme ma definita, all'azione e alla riformulazione di s e del processo creativo, che porta dritta alla realizzazione dell'opera... READ MORE...

The Truth Of Experience. Notes Of Expanded Photography

The idea of expanded photography is an attempt (one among many) to make sense of photography 'in excess', that is, how it transcends its established definition. It takes on board the fact that photography may no longer be subdivided and talked about according to genres but, rather, is a sort of visual alphabet and a visual database.... READ MORE...

Jasmina Cibic The object of the spectacle

Jasmina Cibic is a representative of the younger generation of Slovenian artists whose work has consistently continued to develop a recognisable language of its own (both in terms of form and content) from very early on.... READ MORE...

Anton Perich Current Electric

Microscope Gallery is very pleased to announce Current Electric, the debut of new electric paintings and video by artist, videomaker & photographer Anton Perich in Bushwick. The bold and haunting series of acrylic on canvas portraits, nudes and abstract paintings are the result of decades of fine-tuning and experimentation with Perich's mechanized painting machine, an invention he built in 1977, and of which Andy Warhol declared in his diaries that he was jealous.... READ MORE...

Fach & Asendorf Gallery

The Internet, it is everywhere. It is here, it is there and it is where you actually are. It is so huge that nobody ever could print it. It is so deep that no one ever would dive to its end. There is peace and war in it, love and hate and all between. Once you have traveled trough it, you will never forget, and you will come back, asap, lol.... READ MORE...