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Contemporary Art, Art Exhibition Announcement at artist-info.com May 19, 2021 01:00 am Aug 30, 2021 London Dulwich Picture Gallery Unearthed: Phot ...
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Imogen Cunningham, Agave Design I,1920s. © The Imogen Cunningham Trust.



Dulwich Picture Gallery

Unearthed: Photography's Roots

Opening May 19, 2021 at 01:00 am
Start date May 19, 2021
End date Aug 30, 2021

Questioning the true age of photography, the exhibition will open with some of the first known Victorian images by William Henry Fox Talbot, positioning his experimentation with paper negatives as the very beginning of photography. It will also introduce a key selection of cyanotypes by one of the first women photographers, Anna Atkins (1799-1871), who created camera-less photograms of the algae specimens found along the south coast of England. Displayed publicly for the first time, these works highlight the ground-breaking accuracy of Atkins’ approach, and the remarkably contemporary appearance of her work which has inspired many artists and designers. The exhibition will also foreground the artists who produced unprecedented photographic art in the twentieth century without artistic intention. The medium allowed for quick documentation of nature’s infinite specimens, making it an important tool for scientists and botanists such as the German photographer and teacher Karl Blossfeldt (1865-1932) who captured close-up views of plant specimens in order to study and share an understanding of nature’s ‘architecture’. A selection of Blossfeldt’s ‘study aids’ will be displayed alongside work by the proud gardener Charles Jones, who used a glass plate camera to keep a meticulously illustrated record of his finest crops. Seen together for the first time, the two artists will be examined for their pragmatic approach that set them apart from the romanticised style of their time.

Nobuyoshi Araki - Anna Atkins - Alois Auer - Sir Cecil Beaton - Karl Blossfeldt - Adolphe Braun - Jan Brueghel I - Mat Collishaw - Imogen Cunningham - Roger Fenton - Adam Fuss - Ori Gersht - Cecilia Glaisher - Joy Gregory - William Henry Fox-Talbot - John Frederick Herschel - Gyula Holics - Jan van Huysum - Henry Irving - Charles Jones - Sarah Jones - André Kertész - Nick Knight - Lou Landauer - Richard Learoyd - Pradip Malde - Robert Mapplethorpe - John Moffat - Sarah Moon - James Mudd - Kazumasa Ogawa - [Enami Nobukuni] T. Enami - Albert G. Richards - Charles T. Scowen - [Maurice Scheltens & Liesbeth Abbenes] Scheltens & Abbenes - Helen Sear - Edward Jean Steichen - Josef Sudek - Lorenzo Vitturi - Edward Weston - Walter Bentley Woodbury -
Alexander Moore -

Contemporary Art, Art Exhibition Announcement at artist-info.com Jan 11, 2020 03:00 pm Feb 08, 2020 Toronto Stephen Bulger Gallery Claudia Fähren ...
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Claudia Fährenkemper CC 01-16-1 Courtesy Denys Eyre Bower Bequest at Chiddingston Castle, UK, 2016



Stephen Bulger Gallery

Claudia Fährenkemper

Seltsame Schönheit
Opening Jan 11, 2020 at 03:00 pm
Start date Jan 11, 2020
End date Feb 08, 2020

The gallery is pleased to present the first solo exhibition in Canada and second in North America of work by the famed German photographer, Claudia Fährenkemper (b. Castrop-Rauxel, Germany, 1959). For more than thirty years, Fährenkemper has used photography to explore the strange beauty of man-made or natural objects by isolating them in some way from their environment. She studied under Bernd and Hilla Becher at the prestigious Kunstakademie Düsseldorf from 1989 until 1995 and has since produced series in landscape, machinery, photomicroscopy, and most recently, formal portraits of 15th to 19th Century suits of armour. This exhibition offers a survey of her practice that displays her talents in many genres. Illustrating her central thesis of using photography to transform reality and produce photographic images that visualize phenomena to enable comparative vision, Fährenkemper invites the observer to compare the information conveyed by her photographs with their own visible or remembered reality.

Claudia Fährenkemper -

Contemporary Art, Art Exhibition Announcement at artist-info.com Jan 09, 2020 06:00 pm Feb 08, 2020 New York Thomas Erben Gallery Middle European ...
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Jiří David, Louise Bourgeois (diptych), 1993-1995


New York

Thomas Erben Gallery

Middle European Mysticism

Juraj Bartusz, Jiří David, Viktoria Langer, Štefan Papčo and Jitka Válová
Opening Jan 09, 2020 at 06:00 pm
Start date Jan 09, 2020
End date Feb 08, 2020

Art production out of Eastern Europe had its moment after the fall of the Berlin Wall, when Western audiences flocked to Prague and other gateway points of the former Soviet Empire, hoping to experience the world behind the Iron Curtain before its inevitable adaption to the prevailing political system. Art from the region was shown widely at international exhibitions, providing a breath of fresh air while being displayed as newly discovered and captured trophies. Now, thirty years later, contemporary art practices originating in the former East are gaining new confidence and empowerment. Middle European Mysticism proposes a comparison between the work of selected Slovak and Czech artists from different generations, with a focus on the element of mysticism permeating these artists’ works, in media ranging from painting and drawing to photography, sculpture and video.

Juraj Bartusz - Jiří David - Viktoria Langer - Štefan Papčo - Jitka Válová -

Contemporary Art, Art Exhibition Announcement at artist-info.com Sep 26, 2019 06:00 pm Oct 27, 2019 Henley on Thames informality Anthony White
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Anthony White, Vedova 2019, 140 x 120 cm, Oil and ripolin on linen, Copyright ADAGP Paris


Henley on Thames


Anthony White

The Curious Eye Never Runs Dry
Opening Sep 26, 2019 at 06:00 pm
Start date Sep 26, 2019
End date Oct 27, 2019

.informality is proud to present The Curious Eye Never Runs Dry by Paris based, Australian artist, Anthony White. The artist’s first solo show in the UK. The exhibition comprises recent work reviewing ideas about civil disobedience and its correlation to contemporary late capitalism. In the exhibition, Anthony White revisits themes of involuntary detention, injustice, migration, and reflects upon the effects of a Western capitalist civilisation in our modern environment. In his latest work White combines important forms of analogue communication including posters of advertising and musical acts from the Paris metro. Drawing from the urban cultural history of Paris, the artist uses these reversed metro 'affiches' to build the image, tearing, re-cropping and utilising painterly interventions acting as a form of dissent. The Curious Eye Never Runs Dry utilises materials tagged and altered by anonymous authors which symbolising collectivity in the community and highlights the increased need for collective types of communication, reinforcing the fact that we are interdependent upon one another.

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Contemporary Art, Art Exhibition Announcement at artist-info.com Sep 01, 2018 06:00 pm Oct 13, 2018 Kaiserslautern Galerie Wack Werner Haypeter
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Werner Haypeter, ohne Titel, 2018, Acrylfilterstreifen / Lichtfeld, Epoxidharz, 35 x 34,7 x 7 cm



Galerie Wack

Werner Haypeter

Opening Sep 01, 2018 at 06:00 pm
Start date Sep 01, 2018
End date Oct 13, 2018

'Es geht mir immer um Transparenz und Schichtung, d.h. um den Raum. Meine Arbeiten sind Raumarbeiten'. Der bekannte Bonner Künstler, 1955 geboren, ist mit seinem Werk in vielen Museen des In-und Auslands vertreten. So auch - was unsere Region betrifft - im Museum Pfalzgalerie Kaiserslautern, der Kunsthalle Mannheim, dem Wilhelm-Hack-Museum Ludwigshafen, dem Saarlandmuseum Saarbrücken. Am Samstag, 1.9. kommt Werner Haypeter zur Eröffnung seiner Ausstellung um 18 Uhr in die Galerie Wack. Dort ist der aktuelle Stand seines Schaffens zu sehen in Form von neuen Papierarbeiten und Objekten. Auch seine Vorliebe für Werkstoffe unsrer Zeit aus dem industriellen Bereich - etwa Kunststoffe wie Epoxidharz oder PVC - wird deutlich. Am Eröffnungsabend spricht Michael Hübl (Karlsruhe) zur Einführung.

Werner Haypeter -

Contemporary Art, Art Exhibition Announcement at artist-info.com Mar 16, 2018 07:00 pm Apr 21, 2018 Frankfurt am Main Galerie Maurer Jeongmoon Choi
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Birdcage 2017, wire, IV-light, © Jeongmoon Choi


Frankfurt am Main

Galerie Maurer

Jeongmoon Choi

Opening Mar 16, 2018 at 07:00 pm
Start date Mar 16, 2018
End date Apr 21, 2018

The installation 'Birdcage 2017' takes us back to the notion of habitable architecture, but with the focus on recreating an environment of confinement. With her house/cage, Choi invites the spectators to experience the feeling of finding themselves in a small and suffocating space. To complete the effect, this house allows us to see in between its slits, only partially covering what is happening on both sides, so that the people inside can see those who remain outside and vice versa. Extreme loneliness and impersonal communications of contemporary life find their metaphorical version in this piece. Choi´s fragile construction of strings is a type of perversion of space, of society and of communication. The metaphor of the cage, more than reminding us of the cruelty of capturing a bird for our viewing pleasure, mocks human beings that shut themselves away from everyone else. It is a metaphor of our reality. Text by Gonzalo Ortega, curator, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey On occasion of Luminale 2018 (Frankfurt am Main)

Jeongmoon Choi -

Contemporary Art, Art Exhibition Announcement at artist-info.com Nov 04, 2017 06:00 pm Dec 16, 2017 Kaiserslautern Galerie Wack Lon Pennock
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Lon Pennock, 'Indigo', 2014, patinated iron, 21 x 8 x 11 cm / 8 1/4 x 3 x 4 1/2 inches (Courtesy the artist and Galerie Wack, Kaiserslautern)



Galerie Wack

Lon Pennock

Opening Nov 04, 2017 at 06:00 pm
Start date Nov 04, 2017
End date Dec 16, 2017

The artist, born 1945 in The Hague, is present throughout the Netherlands with breathtaking large scale sculpture. The exhibition shows work of different periods and provides an impressive insight into the artist's work. His collages as well as his sculptures are full of tension and vitality. It is a dialogue between movement and rest, weight and lightness, volume and space. The playfully arranged constructive elements don't seem to follow a precise plan. The color of the surface is steel or bronze of the original material but sometimes as well colorful and bright.

Lon Pennock -

Contemporary Art, Art Exhibition Announcement at artist-info.com Sep 22, 2017 04:00 pm Nov 05, 2017 Daugavpils Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre Mark Rothko 2017
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Anthony White - Studio Installation shot at The Mark Rothko Art Centre, Latvia



Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre

Mark Rothko 2017

13th International Painting Symposium
Opening Sep 22, 2017 at 04:00 pm
Start date Sep 22, 2017
End date Nov 05, 2017

This year’s 13th International Painting Symposium 'Mark Rothko 2017' taking place in Daugavpils, Latvia, was attended by 10 artists from 10 different countries of the world. From 98 artists’ applications, this year’s participants of the symposium were chosen by a competent international jury. This unique structured residency at the Mark Rothko Art Centre lets artists participate in a transcultural environment to critically engage with ideas central to the Abstract Expressionist visual arts practice. The symposium provides a space to explore and debate the role and purposes of contemporary art. Participants of the exhibition: Edda Jachens (Germany), Graham Fletcher (New Zealand), Anthony White (Australia / France), Katarina Balunova (Slovakia), Evrim Özeskici (Turkey), Bernier Carol (Canada), Teona Chanishvili (Georgia), Erling Stuart Rohde (Norway), Ramūnas Čeponis (Lithuania), Madara Neikena (Latvia). Anthony White's work considers collision points, shifts and ruptures at the site of geopolitical and cultural boundaries, particularly in relation to global immigration crises; echoing Edward Said's identification of 'the inextricable links' between Modernism, war and immigration. White's works are often characterized by an awareness of surface and a preoccupation with physicality and the found object. A dominant area of research in his work has been concerned with the phenomenon of Empires: How do empires construct narratives to promote and propagate ideology?

Edda Jachens - Graham Fletcher - Anthony White - Katarina Balunova - Evrim Özeskici - Bernier Carol - Teona Chanishvili - Erling Stuart Rohde - Ramūnas Čeponis - Madara Neikena -

Contemporary Art, Art Exhibition Announcement at artist-info.com Apr 07, 2017 11:00 am Sep 17, 2017 Lincoln deCordova Museum and Sculpture Park Expanding Abstr ...
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Installation view, Expanding Abstraction: New England Women Painters, 1950 to Now, deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA. Photograph by Clements Photography and Design, Boston.



deCordova Museum and Sculpture Park

Expanding Abstraction

New England Women Painters, 1950 to Now
Opening Apr 07, 2017 at 11:00 am
Start date Apr 07, 2017
End date Sep 17, 2017

This exhibition presents a vital yet lesser-known history of abstract painting in New England by showcasing the work of women painters with strong connections to the region. Despite their relative exclusion from mainstream and male-dominated conversations on postwar abstraction, these artists have made significant contributions to the field. Spanning from the 1950s to the present, the works on view in the exhibition expand traditions of abstract painting and testify to the artists’ unwavering productivity and creative innovation. Drawn primarily from deCordova’s permanent collection, this survey explores diverse techniques, processes, and concepts. The exhibition and interpretation also emphasizes the artists’ contributions, connections, and reception within New England. Expanding Abstraction reveals the complexities of painting in the region and lays the foundation for a more inclusive understanding of abstraction through the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries.

Natalie Alper - Adria Arch - Dorothy Arnold - Melinda Ashley - Kristin Baker - Cynthia Bloom - Maggi Brown - Helen Frankenthaler - Sharon Friedman - Jacqueline Gourevitch - Beverly Hallam - Fannie Hillsmith - Sherrill Edwards Hunnibell - Reese Inman - Elizabeth Saalfield Ives - Yeffe Kimball - Jeanne Leger - Alice Trumbull Mason - Maud Morgan - Anne Neely - Roberta Paul - Meg Brown Payson - Irene Rice Pereira - Ann Pibal - Katherine Porter - Terri Priest - Elizabeth Rosenblum - JoAnn Rothschild - Jo Sandman - May Stevens - Barbara Takenaga - Lois Tarlow - Irene Valincius - Barbara Weldon - Lucy White - Maxine Yalovitz-Blankenship - Sandi Slone -
Jennifer Gross - Sarah Montross -

Contemporary Art, Art Exhibition Announcement at artist-info.com Oct 22, 2016 06:00 pm Dec 10, 2016 Kaiserslautern Galerie Wack Leo Breuer
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Leo Breuer, Self-Portrait, early 50s, Penciil and two ink sketches, ca. 10 x 14 cm / 4 x 5,5 inches



Galerie Wack

Leo Breuer

Works on Paper
Opening Oct 22, 2016 at 06:00 pm
Start date Oct 22, 2016
End date Dec 10, 2016

Jacques Breuer ist zur Eröffnung anwesend. Zur Einführung spricht Dr. Britta E. Buhlmann, Direktorin des Museum Pfalzgalerie Kaiserslautern. 1893 in Bonn geboren und 1975 dort verstorben, hat Breuer in seinem Leben verschiedene Schaffensphasen durchlaufen. Von gegenständlichen Arbeiten der Neuen Sachlichkeit bis zur virtuellen Kinetik in den 70er Jahren entwickelte sich sein Werk trotz einer Biographie, die ihm weder Kriegsjahre in Russland noch Emigration, weder Verfolgung noch Internierung ersparte. Ab 1945 arbeitete Breuer zunächst in Paris, dann abwechselnd in Paris und Bonn. Mit Kollegen wie Herbin, Kupka, Gleizes befreundet, engagierte er sich in der Pariser Gruppe Mesure und im Vorstand des Salon des Réalités Nouvelles. Poesie und Geometrie, Rhythmus und lyrische Farbigkeit verbinden sich im Werk des bedeutenden Künstlers, wie die ausgestellten Gouachen, Zeichnungen, Collagen und Handdrucke, zum Teil aus den 50er und 60er Jahren und erstmals ausgestellt, erkennen lassen.

Léo Breuer -

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