Tag: contemporary art

Top Galleries and Museums in Shanghai

With a population of more than 14 million and a rapidly developing urban scape, Shanghai offers a mind blowing array of galleries and museums. You’d need months, if not years, to fully experience them all. So, to save you some time, here’s a handpicked selection of the best.   Shanghai Museum   It’s easy to feel overwhelmed in the Shanghai… Read more →

ARCO Madrid 2014

ARCO Madrid 2014 Madrid or the Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo (ARCO) was established in 1982 in Madrid and takes place for a few days every February, in Spain. It is commonly referred to as ARCO.Having successfully been running for over thirty years it is now considered one of Europe´s most prestigious contemporary art fairs. Its a great time for… Read more →

Miami Beach Art Fair 2013

Find great information about contemporary art fairs and art events in Miami and Miami Beach between December 3 – 8, 2013. There are twenty art fairs, spread out between Miami Beach, Miami’s Wynwood Art District and Downtown Miami.   With thousands among the art elite pouring into Miami and Miami Beach each year to visit the star attraction and its… Read more →

The making of the Meninas

With Elements of Expression around the corner, I thought I might spark some interest about the paintings I plan to exhibit in New York. I will exhibit in September at Chelsea. ‘Elements of Expression’ a group exhibition curated by Sana Afsar and Tamara del Estal. If you have the chance, don’t miss this event! A personal invitation is offered from me to all… Read more →

Meticulous Foam-Board Artworks by John Harrison

UK-based artist John Harrison is a mosaic pop artist creating portraits, landscapes and still life’s that unmistakably capture the essence of his subject matter.     The technique he employs is relatively unique in that he uses layers of foam board in a mosaic-like assemblage to fabricate what appears as an abstract work when viewed close-up, yet as you step… Read more →

Staple Art

Astonishing artwork by French artist Baptiste Debombourg. Born 1978 in France, French sculptor Baptiste Debombourg is a post-graduate from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris. In France he is “one of the most outstanding young artists of his generation” (Daniel Strehli, Le Figaro). With his sculptures Debombourg thematizes the throwaway society and the bequests of consumerism. His works are the result of poetic… Read more →

Sleep Art

Sleep Art: Robot Paints the Sleep Patterns of Hotel Guests   It is human nature to wonder what happens while we’re asleep – and now a robot and a special bed will help a lucky few people find out. The Sleep Art project will involve a select few individuals who will be selected to sleep in one of five Ibis Hotels in… Read more →

Curiosity: Art and the Pleasure of Knowing

The Turner Contemporary, Margate UK presents its latest exhibition, Curiosity, on show from 23rd March until 15th September 2013. The artist and writer Brian Dillon guides audiences through the passions and obsessions of latter day naturalists, and in the process, reveals how these fascinating specimens have influenced the history of art. The exhibition is unique in its style, as its… Read more →

Spirit of Art Returns to Vienna

International Art Exhibition 10-16 June 2013    Once again the Moya Museum hosts the international Art Exhibition, Spirit of Art. This is the fifth edition of the international contemporary art exhibition, Spirit of Art and has been welcomed by art lovers, dealers and curators alike. The exhibition is a unique experience which embodies a multi cultural merging of colour and… Read more →

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