Viewing articles tagged with 'Sculpture'
Picnic Picnic, 155 John Street, Sheffield S2 4QX
Taking its inspiration from the punch-lines and pitfalls of creating entertaining and amusing work, 'Tuff Crowd' invites artists whose practice absorbs and highlights the humour in the act of being an artist, asking the audience to broaden their understanding of what conceptual art can be. Review by Lindsey Mendick
Berloni Gallery, 63 Margaret Street, London W1W 8SW
Woodeson’s modernism is more hot than cool. Despite employing techniques of repetition and reduction, the work has a striking emotional impact. Not only do we become aware of the materiality of the objects in the space, but of our own flesh. Review by Philomena Epps
L21, San Martí, 1 Palma de Mallorca 07012, Spain
Despite its literary counterparts, the title of this exhibition is taken from a Madrid band called A Room with a View (1990-2000). In the same way the group began to distance itself from the premises of hardcore music to explore less related sound modules, these featured artists use photography to rehearse other connected discourses with a language – visual – in continuous transformation.
British Pavilion, Viale Giardini Pubblici, 30122 Venezia, Italy
The heavily political and theoretical tone of this year’s Biennale makes Lucas’ work seem even brasher and somehow at odds with the other, sometimes earnest and frequently socially engaged, works on display. Review by Will Gresson
Park Avenue Armory, 643 Park Avenue, NY 10065
This being a trademark Philippe Parreno production, visitors are constantly compelled to experience the physicality of the exhibition and its components, and to cognitively soak in its sounds and images. Review by Arthur Bravo
The Sunday Painter, 1st Floor, 12-16 Blenheim Grove, London SE15 4QL
The exhibition title derives from a French term conjured up by eighteenth-century art critic Denis Diderot to describe the occasion when a person is left speechless upon hearing something, and only later thinks of a response. Review by Sam Johnson