14 Rooms, a performance project presented in Basel

  Copyright: Vernissage TV Image: Allora & Calzadilla, Revolving Door, 2011. Performance. 11 Rooms, Manchester International Festival, 2011. Photo courtesy Manchester City Galleries.

La Roux returns with a second album

La Roux, who looks even more like David Bowie / Tilda Swinton returns with Trouble in Paradise, her second studio album which will be released on 7 July. So far, I like Tropical… Continue reading

Serpentine Pavilion 2014 designed by Smiljan Radić

Radić is the fourteenth architect to accept the invitation by the Serpentine to design a temporary Pavilion outside the entrance to the Serpentine Gallery in Kensington Gardens. His design follows Sou Fujimoto’s cloud-like… Continue reading

MoMA announces the first ever retrospective devoted to Björk

  Following the footsteps of the V&A in London, which hold a retrospective of David Bowie’s work last year,  the MoMA in New York has announced that it will present a retrospective devoted to Björk in… Continue reading

Art Unlimited, Art Basel 2014

Matias Faldbakken It’s often the negative, or seemingly hostile act that underpins the artist’s practice where the creative and destructive gesture are one and the same. Like many of his ‘container’ works, in… Continue reading

31st São Paulo Biennale

  The 31st Bienal de São Paulo is being developed by an international team of curators – Charles Esche, Galit Eilat, Nuria Enguita Mayo, Pablo Lafuente and Oren Sagiv that started working in… Continue reading

Yorkshire Sculpture Park named Museum of the Year 2014 out of six remarkable finalists

  Congratulations to the Yorkshire Sculpture Park ! Stephen Deuchar, chair of the judges, said: ‘A perfect fusion of art and landscape, the Yorkshire Sculpture Park has gone from modest beginnings to one… Continue reading

Douglas Copland – pre-internet brain

Image: Douglas Coupland, Slogans for the 21st Century, 2011-2014 (detail). Pigment prints on watercolour paper, laminated onto aluminum. Courtesy of the artist and Daniel Faria Gallery.

Pierre Soulages museum opens in Southern France

A visitor looks at paintings by French painter, engraver and sculptor, Pierre Soulages, at the newly-open museum of the « Outrenoir » master (« ultra-black »), on May 28, 2014 in the French… Continue reading

Legendary brand Fabriano celebrates the 750th anniversary of its paper

  Since 1264, Italian brand Fabriano has been synonymous with luxury quality paper, notepads, cards and address books. The company is the reference throughout the world for publishers, writers, musicians and artists. Among… Continue reading