Viewing articles tagged with 'Sculpture'

Cooper Gallery, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, 13 Perth Road, Dundee DD1 4HT

Anna Oppermann: Cotoneaster horizontalis

Installation view of Cotoneaster horizontalis (Anticommunication Design) 1982 - 1984, Anna Oppermann, Cooper Gallery, DJCAD, (2014)

Higher education and the outmoded relationship between art and design provide rich subject matter for Anna Oppermann who seeks to unpack the very process of thinking, making and perceiving. Review by Laura Campbell

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CCA Wattis Institute, Kent and Vicki Logan Galleries, 360 Kansas Street (between 16th & 17th Streets), San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

Markus Schinwald

Markus Schinwald, installation view. CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts

“I’m not trying to rob people of their personalities, but to give objects personalities, too." Markus Schinwald reimagines the body at CCA Wattis.

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MoMA PS1, 22-25 Jackson Avenue, Long Island City, NY

Xavier Le Roy: Retrospective

Retrospective by Xavier Le Roy

Le Roy’s choreography can seem at once elegant and weighted, elevated and foolish, and in this context they enclose their spectators within an active and dynamic aura. Review by Gemma Sharpe

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Hayward Gallery, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX

MIRRORCITY

Installation view, 'MIRRORCITY' at Hayward Gallery 2014

MIRRORCITY shows recent work and new commissions by key emerging and established artists working in the capital today. These artists seek to address the challenges, conditions and consequences of living in a digital age. Review by Karl Musson.

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Marian Goodman Gallery, 5-8 Lower John Street, London, W1F 9DY

Gerhard Richter

'Gerhard Richter', installation view at Marian Goodman Gallery, London

The newly opened Marian Goodman Gallery presents an exhibition of recent works by Gerhard Richter, the artist's first show of this nature in London for almost two decades. Review by Sophie Sleigh-Johnson.

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Nils Stærk, Ny Carlsberg vej 68, 1760 Copenhagen, Denmark

Darío Escobar: Unions and Intersections

Unions and Intersections, Installation view

For Escobar sports are signs of multinational brands and movements which have swept across the world and made any distinction between the local and the global impossible.

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Rod Barton, 41-45 Consort Road, London SE15 3SS

Kenneth Alme: My Tarp Has Sprung a Leak

Kenneth Alme, My Tarp Has Sprung a Leak, installation view (2014)

An impending tangent runs through the exhibition as a whole - is there anything in this day and age that one cannot categorise and find recycled in pop-culture? Review by William Davie

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Galerie Chez Valentin, 9 rue Saint-Gilles 75003 Paris

Nicolas Moulin: Steppterm

Exhibition view Nicolas Moulin, “Steppterm” Valentin gallery, Paris

Steppterminal was conceived as an ensemble of hybrids between architectural fragment and autonomous sculpture. The series presents a set of ghost structures, without status or future, evoking a perpetual present—that of ruins, or unfinished construction, isolated in its own sovereign failure.

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Kayne Griffin Corcoran, 1201 South La Brea Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90019

Mark Handforth: Rough Dark Diamond

Installation view

Mark Handforth twists mundane markers of modern life—light fixtures, roadway signs, motorcycles—into an evocative series of symbols and ciphers.

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UHArts, Museum of St Albans, Hatfield Road, St Albans, AL1 3RR

Emma Donaldson: Making Trouble

Emma Donaldson, Making Trouble installation view (2014)

Bodily references are found everywhere within Donaldson’s work. She is interested in ideas of ‘body memory’ - how experiences and emotions can leave their trace on the physical. Review by Sacha Waldron

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