17 février 2010

"Gerhard Richter and the Disappearance of the Image in Contemporary Art" @ Centre for Contemporary Culture Strozzina

Gerhard Richter (b.1932) Portrait of Liz Kertelge, 1966. Oil on canvas, 65 x 70 cm. Courtesy Collection Böckmann, Berlin at Hamburger Kunsthalle Gerhard Richter and the Disappearance of the Image in Contemporary Art, an exhibition staged in collaboration with the Kunsthalle Hamburg, will take place at the CCCS (Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina), Palazzo Strozzi, in Florence from Saturday 20 February to Sunday 25 April 2010. The show’s title is a tribute to the acclaimed German painter Gerhard Richter (b.1932).... [Lire la suite]
29 septembre 2009

Major Works to Highlight Sotheby's October Contemporary Art Sale

Fuego Flores in acrylic and oilstick on canvas by Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988). Estimate £800,000-1,200,000. Photo: Sotheby's. LONDON.- On Friday, October 16, 2009, Sotheby’s London will present its October Contemporary Art Auction, which will include for the first time a section of Arab and Iranian Art. The 177 lot sale will comprise works, in a range of media, by leading Post-War and Contemporary artists, such as Jean-Michel Basquiat, Anish Kapoor, Andy Warhol, Chris Ofili, Damien Hirst, Gerhard Richter, Frank Auerbach,... [Lire la suite]
13 juillet 2009

Antony Gormley @ Kunsthaus Bregenz

Antony Gormley, Clearing V, 2009, approx 10 km of 12.7mm x 12.7mm 16swg aluminum tube. Installation view 2nd floor, Kunsthaus Bregenz. Photo: Markus Tretter © Antony Gormley, Kunsthaus Bregenz BREGENZ.- Antony Gormley is one of Britain’s leading contemporary sculptors focusing on the human body as site. The exhibition at KUB brings together four major work series from Gormley’s oeuvre: the Expansion works, Allotment, Critical Mass, and Clearing. Embedded in the context of Peter Zumthor’s architecture, the works challenge the... [Lire la suite]
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30 avril 2009

Antony Gormley: Mind @ Galleria Salvatore + Caroline Ala

The work is a point between origin and becoming. Like a seed, between death and the new life there is a point of stasis and silence, a time for reflection. Sculpture can use that time.”Antony Gormley Antony Gormley, Country, 1981 The Galleria Salvatore + Caroline Ala is pleased to announce the opening of the English sculptor Antony Gormley’s one-man exhibition entited Mind which will take place on Wednesday evening, April 22nd, between the hours of 6 and 9 pm. The exhibition will continue through Thursday, May 28th 2009. ... [Lire la suite]
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