Beatriz Gonzalez, Enea de Baranoa (Enea from Baranoa), 2016. Oil on canvas, 135.5 x 60 cm (53 3/8 x 23 5/8 in.).
Galerie Peter Kilchmann is presenting a solo exhibition of Colombian artist Beatriz González (b. 1938) in collaboration with the gallery Casas Riegner, Bogotá. Beatriz González lives and works in Bogotá and is considered one of the most inﬂuential artists of her generation in Latin America. With her participation at documenta 14 in Athens and Kassel, Beatriz González’ work is now receiving a long past due recognition also in Europe. Within the framework of our exhibition the artist presents a new group of works consisting of 10 canvases, 8 works on paper, a wall-ﬁlling serigraphy and a free-standing object.
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Theo van Doesburg en Cornelis van Eesteren, Maison particuliere, 1923
The architecture and interiors of De Stijl are famous around the world. Dutch architects and designers like Gerrit Rietveld, Theo van Doesburg, Cornelis van Eesteren and J.J.P. Oud blazed the trail for generations of progressive thinkers who came after them. The historical roots of De Stijl are less well-known. This summer, the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag and Het Nieuwe Instituut (which holds the greatest architecture collection in the world) present an overview of drawings, architectural models and furniture by members of the influential art movement. Exhibited side by side for the first time ever, the works offer surprising insights: what seems simple and straightforward at first sight proves to be ambiguous and complex. And what appears brand-new may turn out not to have been.
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Egyptian Story bangle bracelet, designed by Stefan Hemmerle. Made by Gebrüder Hemmerle. Carved pockwood, cut and polished turquoises and tsavorites, oxidized silver, white gold. H x W x D: 7 x 8 x 2.5 cm (2 3/4 in. x 3 1/8 in. x 1 in.).
As guest curator of the next exhibition in Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum’s “Selects” series, musician and four-time Grammy Award–winner Esperanza Spalding has lent her creative vision to shed light on the museum’s collection. On view June 9 through Jan. 7, 2018, in the Nancy and Edwin Marks Collection Gallery, “Esperanza Spalding Selects” is the 15th installation in the series in which designers, artists, architects and public figures are invited to examine and interpret the museum’s collection of more than 210,000 objects. For her presentation, Spalding has created thought-provoking juxtapositions among objects to show how material evolves into different forms as new designers adapt it for their own locales and cultural functions.
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The Ferrari Factory at Maranello. Photo: Courtesy RM Sotheby’s.
RM Sotheby’s announced an historic sale held in partnership with one of the most revered marques the world over: Ferrari. The sale takes place during Ferrari’s 70th anniversary year, an extraordinary achievement in automotive history, and a major milestone in the marque’s rich heritage that will hold the attention of the global motoring community throughout 2017.
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Miss Read: The Berlin Art Book Fair brings together a wide selection of 200+ of the most interesting artists/authors, artist periodicals and art publishers and is accompanied by a series of lectures, discussions, book launches and workshops exploring the boundaries of contemporary publishing and the possibilities of the book.
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Crossroads is a niche art fair that launched last year in London with approximately fifty international galleries and special projects, all hand-picked by renowned curators. Its goal is to be a relevant cross-cultural platform with an exciting mix of emerging and established galleries, as well as non-profits, with balanced geographical origins.
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Masterpiece London launched in 2010 with a unique focus on cross-collecting. Over the past seven years it has established itself as the leading international event for viewing and buying the finest works of art, from antiquity to the present day.
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Exhibition view Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, photo: Ines Agostinelli © Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein.
In 1959, a number of painters, sculptors, an architect, art critics and art theorists came together in the capital of Croatia Zagreb to found the GORGONA Group. Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein is mounting the first comprehensive exhibition in the German-speaking world for forty years to deal with GORGONA.
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Tong Yanrunan, 1705270 Flaminio Gualdoni, 2017, oil on canvas, cm. 41 x 33. Photo: Matteo Monti.
The exhibition “Forms of Time: Tong Yanrunan and Giorgio Morandi”, on view at Galleria d’Arte Maggiore in Bologna represents a new and important stage in the project that the Chinese artist has been dedicating to the tradition of portrait for 19 years. Already famous in China and present in some of the most important international museums, Tong Yanrunan travels in different countries realizing a maximum number of paintings for each exhibition. The slowness of execution is in fact an integral part of his work, as well as an experience of dialogue between the artist and the subject, turning almost into a performance, in opposition to the numerical titles of the paintings that recall the progressive codes of the pictures taken by a digital camera.
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Fruit basket: Unidentified Artist, United States, Still Life with Basket of Fruit, 1830–50, oil on canvas, 24 ¼ x 29 ½ in. (50.2 x 42.2 cm), Courtesy of the Barbara L. Gordon Collection.
View an exceptional presentation of American folk art at the Cincinnati Art Museum with A Shared Legacy: Folk Art in America, June 10–September 3.
Comprised of more than 100 pieces made between 1800 and 1925, including approximately 60 works from the celebrated collection of Barbara L. Gordon and 40 regional loans, this is the largest representation of historical American folk art in the history of the museum.
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Claude Joseph Vernet, A Mediterranean sea-port with fishermen unloading cargo. Estimate: £300,000-500,000. © Christie’s Images Limited 2017.
In July 2017 Christie’s will offer for auction the collection of Raine, Countess Spencer (1929-2016). Lady Spencer, the only daughter of celebrated romantic novelist Dame Barbara Cartland, enjoyed a position at the centre of London society for over 60 years, having been named Deb of the Year in 1947. She had an appreciation of the fine and decorative arts; 18th century France was of special interest, and she assembled a collection of paintings by some of the greatest artists of that period, including Boucher, Fragonard and Vernet. Lady Spencer also collected fine furniture on which she displayed ormolu clocks, objets d’art and Chinese works of art – including intricately carved jades; the Art Deco was also a period of particular inspiration. Highlights from Lady Spencer’s important collection of French 18th century Old Master paintings will be offered for sale at Christie’s King Street on 6 July as part of the Old Masters Evening Sale, followed by a dedicated collection sale on 13 July: The Collection of Raine, Countess Spencer. The sale will offer a glimpse of the interiors of Lady Spencer’s London house and will feature furniture, Old Master paintings, objets d’art and jades as well as a selection of couture, jewellery and accessories from her personal wardrobe.
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Galerie Schoots+Van Duyse
Thursday up until Sunday 13h – 18h
Met de tentoonstelling Entropie II, brengen we voor de tweede keer een ode aan de ruimtelijkheid door het werk van 16 uiteenlopende kunstenaars met elkaar te confronteren. We concentreren ons daarbij op de essentiële kwaliteiten in het oeuvre van de artiest en trachten de kijker in contact te brengen met de vele aspecten die onze verbeelding doorheen de geschiedenis heeft meegekregen.
ode aan de ruimtelijkheid en de diversiteit
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Swab Barcelona is an international art fair that brings together galleries from around the world, curated projects, and collection programs to showcase young, emerging talent in contemporary art.
It is a place to discover the most innovative artistic proposals and meet the local and international artists from all disciplines who are pushing the boundaries of expression and tracing the course of the art scene for coming years.
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Van 28 september tot en met 1 oktober 2017 vindt de derde editie van Selections the Hague plaats in de Grote Kerk te Den Haag.
Een kunstbeleving voor mensen met smaak. Een kruisbestuiving van stijlen en periodes. Kunst en objecten van toen en nu. Verleden ontmoet heden.
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The Contemporary Art Fair Zurich is a well-established art market place in Switzerland.
This Art Fair offers to a wide range of customers paintings, graphics, sculptures and art photography.
With high standards and an international range of art, the fair has established itself as a public sale and trade exhibition in Zurich since 1999.
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Unseen is the leading platform for contemporary photography. Exclusively focusing on what’s new in the photography world, Unseen provides a channel for up-and-coming talent to showcase their work. Unseen brings together the international photography community to discuss and debate the directions in which the photographic medium is evolving.
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Du Paquier manufactory, Two Fan-Shaped Dishes, 1735–40. Hard-paste porcelain, 2 1/8 x 11 1/8 inches. Melinda and Paul Sullivan Collection. Photo: Michael Bodycomb.
The Frick Collection opened a new year-long installation in the Portico Gallery, Fired by Passion, inspired by the generous gift of fourteen pieces of Du Paquier porcelain made to the Frick in 2016 by Paul Sullivan and Trustee Melinda Martin Sullivan. The Sullivans are considered to have assembled the best collection of Du Paquier in private hands. The Du Paquier manufactory was established in Vienna in 1718 by Claudius Innocentius du Paquier, an entrepreneur and official at the Viennese Court, and was only the second manufactory in Europe to produce true porcelain, after the Royal Meissen Manufactory, outside Dresden. Although in operation for only twenty-five years, Du Paquier left an impressive body of inventive and often whimsical work, forging a distinct identity in the history of European porcelain production.
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Did you know that small, neutral Switzerland once wanted to become an atomic power? And that in 1945 it was not even so badly positioned for this? Under the leadership of the renowned physicist Paul Scherrer and his successors, a commission dealt with the civilian and military use of nuclear power 1946–1988. What we see and perceive in history is determined by numerous filters: medial, political, contemporary, social, personal. Gilles Rotzetter is interested in the blind spots and the forgotten storerooms of history. His latest work cycle and the exhibition Swiss Atomic Love are dedicated to this piece of forgotten Swiss history.
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Ed Ruscha, Topic. Signed and dated 2012 on the reverse, 16 by 20 in. 40.6 by 50.8 cm. Estimate $100/150,000. Courtesy Sotheby’s.
On 27 September 2017, Sotheby’s will offer Contemporary Art and Design from the collection of trailblazing fashion icon Santiago Barberi Gonzalez, who passed away earlier this year. The single-owner sequence in the Contemporary Curated sale, entitled Neither Appearance nor Illusion: Property from the Collection of Santiago Barberi Gonzalez, will feature works by the likes of Antony Gormley, On Kawara, John McCracken, Ed Ruscha, Claude Lalanne, and Fernando & Humberto Campana among others.
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Ted Stamm, ‘78WW-9’, 1978. Oil on canvas, 50.8 x 82.5cm (20 x 32 1/2in). Copyright Ted Stamm Estate. Photograph by Thomas Müller.
Painting on the Edge: A Historical Survey’ brings together works by sixteen renowned masters and lesser-known artists from around the world and explores the radical approaches taken to painting in the post-war period. The exhibition focuses on artists who veered away from the traditional methods of painting by knotting or completely removing the canvas, using shaped stretchers, and testing alternative materials. Many have never been shown together before and this presentation aims to draw new and pertinent parallels between their practices. This is the first time that Harmony Hammond, Sadaharu Horio, Tsuyoshi Maekawa, Kimiyo Mishima and Ted Stamm have been shown in England.
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Galerie Van Der Planken
Wednesday up until Saturday 14h – 18h
New arrivals & artists of the gallery (selection): Alechinsky-Karel Appel-Guy Baekelmans-Venet-Lindström-Liesje Reyskens-Lucebert-Felix Baudenbacher-Tony Soulié-Helle Jetzig-Hans Bruyneel-Stijn Peeters-Marcel Dzama-Gostiand others.
Wednesday up until Monday 11h – 18h
HARMEN VAN DER TUIN
For the seventh successive year, Opus Eventi presents one of the most highly anticipated art fairs in the Western sphere. From September 21-24, 2017, art enthusiasts and those lusting after luxury are invited to satiate their palettes at one of the most opulent global art shows to grace the French Riviera – Art Monaco ’17.
From 21 to 24 September 2017 ca. 100 galleries and institutions from 26 countries will present their artists and programs in the Marx Halle. With the special presentations ZONE1, Solo & Sculpture, Focus: Hungary and Nordic Highlights, viennacontemporary underlines its significance not only as a market-place but also as a location for the presentation of young and established artists and for the information on the development of the art scene in the focus countries of the program.
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