Viewing articles from 2016/12

mother's tankstation limited, 41-43 Watling Street, Usher's Island, Dublin 8, D08 NP48, Ireland

Yuri Pattison: Sunset Provision

Yuri Pattison: Sunset Provision, installation view at mother's tankstation limited, 2016

Yuri Pattison’s first solo exhibition in Ireland springs from a longstanding examination of the refractive impact of automation on time, loneliness, and the demands of productivity housed in an emergent co-working culture driven by and contingent on technological success.

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Arcadia Missa, 6 Bellenden Road Business Centre, Bellenden Rd, London SE15 4RF

Penny Goring: Damaged Gods

IPenny Goring, Damaged Gods, installation view

There is an element of the cult suggested by the words that are stitched on to a few of the sculptures. The one that most resembles an object of worship bears words that act as a form of incantation. Betsy Porritt reviews an installation of sculptural works by Penny Goring.

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Cecilia Brunson Projects, 3 Royal Oak Yard, London SE1 3GD

Willys de Castro : From paintings to objects 1950-1965

Willys de Castro, From Paintings to Objects, 1950-1965, installation view

Fifty-one years after the exhibition ‘Brazilian Art Today’ at London’s Royal College of Art, works by Willys de Castro – a prominent member of Rio de Janeiro’s Neo-concrete Group – can be viewed anew at Cecilia Brunson Projects. Review by Igor Bloch

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The Photographers' Gallery, 16 - 18 Ramillies St, London W1F 7LW

Feminist Avant–Garde of the 1970s

 Installation Image of Feminist Avant-Garde of the 1970’s- Works from the Verbund collection on display at The Photographers’ Gallery at 16-18 Ramillies Street (7 October 2016 – 29 January 2017)

Many of the 48 practices on show are already rich in dialogue and debate yet our intimacy with their work shouldn’t negate the radical, experimental, ‘avant-garde’ reality of what the artists achieved during this rich era of feminist art practice. Review by Sophie Risner

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Yuz Museum, 35 Fenggu Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai, China


Tan Tian, installation view at Yuz Museum Shanghai, 2016

OVERPOP focuses on a group of artists who are responding to the impact of the Internet on the visual environment. Their work is more than post-internet, however: it incorporates the historical tradition of Pop Art in addition to responding to the acceleration of digital imagery.

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New Museum 235 BOWERY NEW YORK NY 10002 US

Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest

Installation view

Over the past thirty years, Rist (b. 1962) has achieved international renown as a pioneer of video art and multimedia installations. Her mesmerizing works envelop viewers in sensual, vibrantly colored kaleidoscopic projections that fuse the natural world with the technological sublime.

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LADA Screens: Franko B

For this LADA Screens we are showing a rough cut of the first ever documentary about the life and work of the artist Franko B by Nathaniel Walters.

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