Viewing articles tagged with 'Sculpture'

Courtroom Café, 16 Nicholson Street, Glasgow

Seeing Things

Installation view

'By leaving traces of the building’s former incarnations as living space, restaurant and courtroom café partially evident, the exhibition plays to the site’s latent narratives.' Review by Guo-Liang Tan

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Heathrow Terminal 2, London

Richard Wilson RA: Slipstream

Slipstream by richard wilson at heathrows new terminal 2 the queens terminal. photograher david levene

Heathrow today unveiled Slipstream, by renowned British artist Richard Wilson, which is set to become one of Britain’s most viewed public sculptures, seen by 20 million passengers a year.

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The Modern Institute, 14—20 Osborne Street, Glasgow G1 5QN

‘Life & the Invitation& Vapour in Debri&’

Stefan Tcherepnin Topiary Teeth 2014  Concrete, iodine, pinot noir, resin boards

‘Life & the Invitation& Vapour in Debri&’ is entered through a façade made up of original parts of a Horror House installed on The Modern Institute's exterior wall. Bricks on Bricks on the outside, suggesting a conditional shift for the perception of the interior.

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Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DF

Tania Kovats: Oceans

All the Sea (detail)

The artist gives generously, offering up a rich tableau of installation, sculpture and drawing that helps bring us closer to an understanding of the vast and mysterious planet we inhabit. Review by Laura Campbell

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Garcia Galeria, Doctor Fourquet 8 28012, Madrid

Elena Bajo: An Arbitrary Issue

Elena Bajo: An Arbitrary Issue, installation view

García Galería is proud to present the first exhibition of Elena Bajo (Madrid, 1976) in Spain. Her art practice focuses on the production of the work itself, and on the workspace or exhibition space as laboratory. Review by Juan Canela

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Inverleith House, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Arboretum Place/Inverleith Row, Edinburgh EH3 5LR

Alex Dordoy: Persistencebeatsresistance

Installation view persistencebeatsresistance, Inverleith House, Edinburgh, 2014, Courtesy of the Artist and The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow. Photo: Ruth Clark

Dordoy's works 'address the legacies of minimalism and abstraction, while investigating the mutations established sculptural and painterly forms might take within the pixelated image-overload of online culture.' Review by Catherine Spencer

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Tate Britain, Millbank, London SW1P 4RG

Richard Deacon


'Form is his grammar, and material is his vocabulary, which he balances and builds into enigmatic forms'. Review by Lily Le Brun

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David Zwirner, 24 Grafton Street, London W1S 4EZ

Al Taylor

Installation view, Al Taylor, David Zwirner, London

There's something about the expanse of white space, punctuated with angular protrusions that feels current and cuttingly modernist for a collection of works that were mostly produced in the mid to late 1980s. Review by Catrin Davies.

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David Roberts Art Foundation, Symes Mews, London NW1 7JE

Geographies of Contamination

Installation view of Geographies of Contamination

'Venture too far to the left on entering David Roberts Art Foundation's latest exhibition, 'Geographies of Contamination', and a gallery assistant leaps to your side to save you from stepping into an oily puddle.' Review by Matilda Bathurst

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