Louise Lawler, Produced in 1988, Purchased in 1989; Produced in 1989, Purchased in 1993 (adjusted to fit), distorted for the times, 1995/2010, Dimensions variable, Courtesy the artist and Metro Pictures, © 2017 Louise Lawler

ART-PRESENTATION:Louise Lawler-Why pictures Now

In many of her projects, Louise Lawler photographs artists’ works after they have left the studio, which allows her to comment on the way the art is lived with, exhibited, handled, stored, consigned, reproduced, repackaged, and/or ignored. She is most interested in the juxtaposition of the works with their settings …

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OPEN CALL:On Ethics & Representation

The Royal Institute of Art (RIA) in Stockholm is a leading art institution of higher education located in Stockholm with a long artistic tradition dating back to the beginning of the 18th Century. The education offers both undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Fine Arts and postgraduate studies in Architecture. The …

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TRACES:Vito Acconci

Today is the occasion to bear in mind Vito Acconci (24/1/1940-28/4/2017), best known for his provocative and often radical art-making practices. Acconci has been a vital presence in Contemporary Art since the late ‘60s, his confrontational and ultimately political works have evolved from writing through Conceptual Art, Bodyworks, Performance, Film, …

Otto Piene, Lichtwand Mönchengladbach, 2013 (Background), Doppelzylinder, 1996 (Left side), Lichtkubus 30 cm, 2002 (Right side), © Otto Piene Estate, Photo: Günter Thorn, Courtesy Sprüth Magers

ART CITIES:Berlin-Otto Piene

Otto Piene was, together with Heinz Mack and Günther Uecker, one of the founders of the ZERO group. Piene was known for …

Nancy Spero, Maypole: Take No Prisoners, 2007, Handprinting on aluminum, ribbon, steel chain, and aluminum pole with steel base, Dimensions variable, approximately 30 x 30 x 35 feet Installation view: Capilla de Santa Ana, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Seville, Spain, 2009, © The Nancy Spero and Leon Golub Foundation for the Arts, Courtesy Galerie Lelong, New York

ART-PRESENTATION: Nancy Spero

Nancy Spero is regarded as a pioneering feminist artist whose work confronts social and political injustice with artistic ingenuity. Unapologetically feminist, anarchic …

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ARCHITECTURE:Peter Zumthor

Peter Zumthor (26/4/1943- ) is an architect admired by his colleagues around the world for work that is focused, uncompromising and exceptionally …

Joseph Beuys, Zwei Frauen, 1955, Pencil, watercolour, gouache and iron chloride on paper, 21 x 29,5 cm, © Joseph Beuys Estate/DACS-London 2017, Photo: Ulrich Ghezzi, Courtesy Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac London/Paris/Salzburg

ART CITIES:London-Joseph Beuys

Through a multi-faceted practice that incorporated drawing, sculpture, installations and political activism, Joseph Beuys radically re-conceived the role of theartist, aspiring to …

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TRACES:Yves Klein

Today is the occasion to bear in mind the French artist Yves Klein (28/4/1928-6/6/1962), Klein was born in Nice and his parents …

Christopher Chiappa, Single Fried Egg, 2015, Paint, epoxy resin and fiberglass on plaster, dimensions variable. Courtesy the artist and Kate Werble Gallery-New York

ART FAIRS:Art Cologne 2017

With Berlin divided after World War II, the new capital of West Germany became Bonn, which is a city located very close …

Roni Horn, The Selected Gifts, (1974 – 2015), 2015-16, Ink jet prints on Hahnemuehle paper, 67 parts, 13 x 13 in (18 images); 13 x 14 in (3 images); 13 x 16 in (31images); , 13 x 18 in (9 images); 13 x 19 in (6 images), Photo: Stefan Altenburger Photography Zürich, Courtesy Hauser & Wirth

ART-PRESENTATION: Roni Horn

For more than 30 years, Roni Horn has been developing work of concentrated visual power and intellectual rigor, often exploring issues of …

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ART NEWS:April 03

To mark its 10th anniversary, WIELS presents the large scale exhibition “The Absent Museum” with works from 45 artists, that is held …

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ARCHITECTURE:I.M.Pei

I.M. Pei (2/4/1917), is a Chinese-born American architect often called the master of modern architecture. In 1948, Pei was recruited by New …