contemporary art

Art Jun 6, 2011

Absentee Landlord, Curated by John Waters

John Waters, internationally recognized film and trouble maker, “invades” the Walker Art Center from June 11, 2011. Pop culture provocateur John Waters raises a host of questions in Absentee Landlord, his devious and sometimes… Read more
Art Mar 21, 2011

“FACEMAKER” at Royal/T

Upcoming at Royal/T, Culver City, FACEMAKER features “works from contemporary young artists including the title piece by Ben Jones, in addition to Dearraindrop, Shepard Fairey, Takashi Murakami, Barry McGee, Kenny Scharf, Eric Yahnker… Read more
Video Mar 18, 2011

Video | NOVA the film

“A sincere DIY documentary film on new art and the young artists behind it. Directed by Isaac Niemand, and produced by ROJO® in collaboration with BossaNovaFilms, it was all filmed on the heat of live action at ®Nova Contemporary… Read more
Uncategorized Mar 18, 2011

Ai Weiwei: Circle of Animals / Zodiac Heads World Tour

Circle of Animals is the first public sculpture project by Chinese contemporary artist Ai Weiwei. In twelve bronze heads, Weiwei reinterprets traditional Chinese zodiacs. The works will begin a world tour on May 2, 2011 – starting in New… Read more
Fashion Mar 8, 2011

Refashioned at the Portland Museum of Art

Refashioned opens on May 21, 2011 and will feature 20 objects by a trio of artists who employ garments to explore historical narrative. Include are Lauren Gillette, Anne Lemanski, and Angelika Werth. Each is interested in the conventions of… Read more
Art Feb 10, 2011

Absalon at KW Institute for Contemporary Art

Now on view in Berlin, at KW Institute for Contemporary Arts, the first comprehensive exhibition of Israeli artist Absalon. Absalon died in Paris at age 28, leaving behind a series of works that systematically engage in space. Dazed Digital… Read more
Art Jan 13, 2011

Art Stage Singapore

Asia’s newest contemporary art fair opens today in Singapore. Art Stage Singapore boasts 120 contemporary and modern art galleries, representing 28 nations. The presented work balances Asian and Western, and the event also provides space… Read more
Art Dec 24, 2010

Pierre Huyghe Wins Smithsonian Award

Announced on December 17, 2010 - The Smithsonian American Art Museum announced today that Pierre Huyghe is the 2010 winner of the museum’s contemporary artist award. Huyghe was selected by an independent panel of jurors for his… Read more
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