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Germaine Krull - Tour Eiffel, 1927 Germaine Krull, From Industry to Aesthetics

Art Exhibitions, Photography, Review |

The German photographer Germaine Krull owes her reputation as an avant-garde artist to her work “Metal”. Until 10 June, Munich’s Pinakothek der Moderne is devoting a huge exhibition to her. An interview with Simone Förster, curator for the Ann...

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Biennale du Dakar 2013, artwork by Teemu Maki, via omenkaonline.com Dak’art 2018 – The Biennial of Dakar in the Red Hour

Art Exhibitions |

Until 2 June, the 13th edition of the Biennial of Dakar – Dak’art – is being held in Senegal. Over one month, dozens of artists and curators are getting the African capital to swing to the rhythm of contemporary art. An international-scale event...

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Miguel Chevalier, "Ubiquity" installation view at The Mayor Gallery London. © 2018 The Mayor Gallery Miguel Chevalier – Bits and Cells

Art Exhibitions, Digital Art |

He’s one of the pioneers in virtual and digital art. He tackles the question of intangibility and computer-led logic. Hybridity, generativeness and networking are at the heart of his research… An hour in the company of Miguel Chevalier, an observer of...

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Gérard Garouste - Diane et acteon, 2015 Gérard Garouste in Paris – The Modern, the Classic and the Indian

Art Exhibitions, Review |

In Paris this spring, tribute is being paid to Gérard Garouste by three exhibitions. At the Musée de la Chasse et de la Nature, at the Beaux-Arts, and at the Galerie Templon… The chosen theme, Zeugma, creates a bridge between the collective and the...

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Howardena Pindell - Untitled #20 (Dutch Wives Circled and Squared) (detail), 1978 Naomi Beckwith, A Curator to Watch

Art Exhibitions |

At barely 41 years old, Naomi Beckwith is an African-American curator who is taking the other side of the Atlantic by storm thanks to her refreshing, all-embracing vision of today’s art. In Chicago, an interview with a woman whose social awareness...

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Olafur Eliasson at Espace Muraille Olafur Eliasson, Beyond Appearances. An Interview

Art Exhibitions |

His works can be seen in Geneva, but also Los Angeles, and in the near future, Beijing, before Munich for a summer festival, then Massachusetts. But what makes Olafur Eliasson tick? An interview in Geneva with a widely shown artist who nevertheless remains...

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Through the Wormhole Exhibition in Paris Through the Wormhole – An Exhibition in Paris

Art Exhibitions, Review |

Journalist, art critic and former head editor of AMA, Clément Thibault is also an exhibition curator, currently presenting Wormholes. In other words, a two-part exhibition, jointly curated with Mathieu Weiler. Showing in Paris, at the Galerie Laure Roynette...

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PhotoMonaco 2018 PhotoMonaco – Experiencing Photographic Moments

Art Fairs, Photography |

A brand new spot with a French Riviera flourish is springing up for spring, and will shortly be bringing its buzz to Monaco… From 5 to 8 April, PhotoMonaco, an international fair on artistic photography and collection, will be launching its first...

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The Palais des Études in École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris Where Are the French Art Schools Going?

At a time when European tertiary education is undergoing reform, French art schools make a claim to certain specificities. Between standardization and identity, they need to evolve today while affirming their differences… So what’s the future of our...

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Studio Rens Lipsius Rens Lipsius’ Ideal Artist Houses

Rens Lipsius laid down the foundations of his Ideal Artist Houses concept by meeting up with artists like John Coplans and Dennis Oppenheim, collectors, or else simple art lovers. Lipsius, or the art of seeing art differently. Since the 1980s they got spread...

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Private Choises at La Centrale Brussels 2018 Carine Fol, An Inspired Curator

Art Exhibitions, Review |

Artistic Director of La Centrale, Carine Fol presents Private Choices, a selection of eleven collections of contemporary art from Brussels. Conceptual objects, political pieces and even sensual images… Eleven intimate adventures running until 27 May. An...

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ralfonso interview One Hour with Swiss Kinetic Artist Ralfonso

Since the early 20th century, kinetic artists have been exploring the possibilities of movement, introducing the element of time, the nature of vision, reflecting the importance of the machine… AMA has had an interview with Ralfonso who extend this...

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Kenji Yanobe - Atom Suit Project – Desert. In conversation with Yuko Hasegawa

Art Exhibitions |

Yuko Hasegawa is an international curator par excellence. In her native Japan, she is a co-founder of Inujima Art House Project on Naoshima and an artistic director of the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo (MOT). Her latest project, “Japanorama”, is...

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H.A.R. - Sans titre, Vers 1905 Doing Away with “The Art of the Insane”

Dr Anne-Marie Dubois is a psychiatrist in charge of the Art Therapy unit at the Parisian institution, Hôpital Sainte-Anne. She is also scientific director of the hospital’s museum for asylum creation. When psychiatry meets art history… Workshops are...

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Citroen Garage Brussels A Museum in a Garage

Art News |

Already the seat of the European Union, will Brussels soon be the new hub for contemporary art? In any case, it’s what Rudi Vervoort, patron of the Brussels-Capital region, has in mind. At the heart of the project is the iconic Citroën garage on Place de...

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Gaétane and Roland Botrel with Laurence Climbeau, by Michel Lunardelli LGR, Three Gazes on a Collection

Collectors Tip |

LGR… Three initials standing for three names: Laurence, Gaétane and Roland. Since the collection got off to a start in 1987 with the first acquisitions made by Gaétane and Roland Botrel – joined officially by Laurence Climbeau in 2006 –...

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Leo Villareal, The Bay Lights © 2016 Leo Villareal, Photograph by James Ewing Future\Pace – A New Strategic Partnership

Combining the gallery and curatorial expertise of Pace London, the cultural placemaking experience of Futurecity, and the collaborative energies of an international group of artists, the new strategic partnership Future\Pace offers a pioneering approach to...

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David LaChapelle - Love After the Flood David LaChapelle – Love After the Flood

Art Exhibitions, Review |

If you’re a fan of James Bidgood’s kitsch-erotic imagery, then you’ll love David LaChapelle’s trash-pop. With a dominant streak of fetishism and obsessive neurosis, After the Deluge is a dive head-first into a universe saturated with color. Those...

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