The Massachusetts Institute of Technology's List Visual Arts Center, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, will present Joan Jonas as the representative for the United States at the 56th International Art Exhibition—la Biennale di Venezia. Jonas is a pioneering figure in performance art and video and is one of the most important contemporary artists today. She will create a new multimedia installation specifically for the U.S.
The Zabludowicz Collection is pleased to announce the seven emerging artists who will show new work as part of the 2013 Invites programme. Launched in 2012, Invites is a unique opportunity for artists without commercial gallery representation to produce a solo show in a dedicated project space at Zabludowicz Collection, London. Artists have been selected as a result of extensive studio visits and all shows will run for six weeks.
The Zabludowicz Collection is delighted to announce the names fo the 2013 Invites artists:
KW Institute for Contemporary Art is delighted to announce the appointment of Ellen Blumenstein as the institution’s new chief curator. She will assume office on January 1, 2013.
Dr. Susanne Gaensheimer, Direktorin des MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main, ist von Dr. Guido Westerwelle, Bundesminister des Auswärtigen, erneut zur Kuratorin des Deutschen Pavillons für die 55. Biennale di Venezia 2013 berufen worden.
A great weekend for art lovers in Vienna!
Amalia Pica, On Education, 2008, Courtesy the artist; Galerie Diana Stigter, Amsterdam; Herald St., London; and Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles
Several solo shows in important museums plus participation in the 55. Biennale of Venice caused improved attenton in the last 2 years
Following the deliberations of the Contemporary Drawing Prize's committee, the Daniel & Florence Guerlain Foundation has announced the names of the three selected artists for the 2012 award.