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

Manifesta is staged in Russia

Europe’s ‘vagabonding biennial’ (staged in Belgium, Spain and Italy in past years) is hosted by the Sate Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg this year. The exhibition will activate the city’s entire Winter Palace… Continue reading

The first LVMH Prize goes to…

    Congratulations to Thomas Tait on winning the first LVMH Prize!

Madonna’s ads were not retouched, says Donatella

Over the weekend, Donatella Versace spoke to the Italian newspaper Corriere Della Sera about her longstanding friendship with Madonna, the new face of the Italian brand’s latest advert campaign. Donatella’s comments included a… Continue reading

Seurat: a Master of pointillism, at Kröller-Müller Museum

The Saint Louis Art Museum presents an exhibition devoted to Mark Rothko

   The Saint Louis Art Museum presents an exhibition that celebrates the prolific career of the Russian-born painter Mark Rothko, a figure of the American Abstract Expressionist movement. The exhibition, titled Tragic and… Continue reading