pring 2021 will see the opening of Kunsthalle Praha, a new institution founded by Czech entrepreneur and art collector Peter Pudil and his wife, Pavlína. This initiative has drawn the attention and curiosity of Europe’s art world.
John Giorno, whose kaleidoscopic work fused and furthered poetry, visual art, and activism, has died at age eighty-two. He is survived by his husband, the Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone.
No secret, the core of Russian art scene is female: you’ve seen works by Taus Makhacheva at the Venice Biennale in 2017, heard about Garage Museum founded by Dasha Zhukova and anticipated V-A-C Foundation run by Teresa Mavica. Those are only few names of a long list. Here are some of the women who are leading the art scene in Moscow sharing their must-visit spots if in Russian capital. Time to plan your tip.
From colonization to industrialization, the exhibition tackles complex local issues with international ambition
LONDON — It’s a hot mid-afternoon in the West End’s posh Mayfair district, and Damien Hirst is standing outside the glass double-doors of the White Cube gallery, looking every inch the devil-may-care prankster out of some early Shakespearean comedy.
The Museum of Modern Art is set to reopen after its big expansion and restoration—and when it does, its crown jewels, the permanent collection will be reimagined. Old hits are still there, but new discoveries are also worked in. Film and architecture are integrated into the galleries. The curation, as the New York Times reported, seeks to make room for “detours, anachronisms and surprise encounters.”