Untitled 2006 by Jannis Kounellis born 1936

TRACES:Jannis Kounellis

Today is the occasion to bear in mind Jannis Kounellis (23/3/1936-16/2/2017). Kounellis worked initially in Rome, where he was settled and studied, but also in other European cities as in Dusseldorf, where he was Professor at the Academy of Fine Arts, exerting a tremendous influence on his students as personality, …

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ART NEWS:March 04

The all-female group exhibition “Considerate Creations: Chameleons” implies that the hard work done behind the scenes allows art projects to successfully come to fruition. Videos, photographs and installations, all of which focus on the different roles of an artist’s life, are part of the exhibition. Besides discussing their many roles, …

Monica Bonvicini, Chain Leather Swing, 2009, Installation view at BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, Courtesy the artist and Galleria Raffaella Cortese-Milan

ART CITIES:Milan-Monica Bonvicini

Best known for large-scale sculptural installations that employ different materials and mediums, Monica Bonvicini incorporates elements of architecture, performance, photography, video, painting, and collage in her work. Using humor, she confronts issues of subjectivity, power, barriers, control, and institutional critique. Bonvicini’s work establishes a critical connection within the space where …

In the framework of AQUA, Ilya et Emilia Kabakov, The Toilet on the River, 1996 – 2016, Wood, 210 x 150 x 110 cm, Courtesy of Artists and Sprovieri Gallery-London, Photo: © Sebastiano Pellion di Persano

ART CITIES:Geneva -Aqua, Part I

Water is not the rarest element on Earth, but it is our most precious natural resource because every life form (plant, animal …

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PHOTO:Daisuke Yokota-Matter

Daisuke Yokota is one of the rising stars of the International photography scene, and the leading name in a new generation of …

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TRACES:Agnes Martin

Today is the occasion to bear in mind Agnes Martin (22/3/1912-16/12/2004), Agnes Martin imparted a legacy of abstraction that has inspired generations …

Lygia Pape, Divisor, 1967, Performance at Museu de Arte Moderna, Rio de Janeiro, 1990, Photo: Paula Pape, © Projeto Lygia Pape, Courtesy Metropolitan Museum of Art

ART CITIES:N.York- Lygia Pape

Lygia Pape was an influential iconoclast Brazilian artist and pioneering member of the postwar avant-garde. She worked across an expansive range of …

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ART FAIRS:Art Paris 2017

Since it was inaugurated in 1998, Art Paris Art Fair has become a highlight on the International Art calendar and a major …

Do Ho Suh, Passage/s: The Pram Project, 2014-16, 3-chanel video, Installation view, Lehmann Maupin Gallery Archive

ART CITIES:Hong Kong- Do Ho Suh

Born in Seoul, Do Ho Suh transforms his personal experiences into artworks, particularly his move from South Korea to the USA in …

Krištof Kintera, Installation Postnaturalia, 13-14/3/17, Photo: Sofia Picariello, Courtesy Collezione Maramotti

NEW COMERS:Krištof Kintera

Krištof Kintera is one of the most interesting Czech artists of the youngest generation. He graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts …