Richard Artschwager

by Thursday, February 11, 2016

Since the early 1950s, Richard Artschwager has forged a unique path in twentieth century art, making visual comprehension of space and the everyday objects that occupy it strangely unfamiliar. His painting and sculpture have been variously described as Pop Art, because of its derivation from utilitarian objects and incorporation of commercial and industrial materials; as Minimal ...

Nick Waplington – Settlement

by Tuesday, February 9, 2016

This Place explores the complexity of Israel and the West Bank, as place and metaphor, through the eyes of twelve internationally acclaimed photographers. Featuring more than 600 photographs by Frédéric Brenner, Wendy Ewald, Martin Kollar, Josef Koudelka, Jungjin Lee, Gilles Peress, Fazal Sheikh, Stephen Shore, Rosalind Fox Solomon, Thomas Struth, Jeff Wall, and Nick Waplington, This ...

Brett Amory

by Sunday, February 7, 2016

Brett Amory's atmospheric, expressionist paintings of "average Joes" make him an L S Lowry for the globalised era. Brett entered into formal art training in his late 20s. Always entertained by his own amateur artistic experiments, he enrolled at San Francisco's Academy of Arts. "It was a vocational establishment and my technique was poor", he says. ...

Maria Hassabi | PLASTIC

by Friday, February 5, 2016

Artist and choreographer Maria Hassabi’s PLASTIC is a commissioned live installation in which dancers perform throughout MoMA continuously during opening hours. With no apparent beginning and end, PLASTIC reformats the duration of theatrical performance into a month-long museum exhibition. PLASTIC will be on view at MoMA February 21—March 20, 2016. Maria Hassabi (b. Cyprus) is a ...

Dadi Dreucol

by Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Dadi Dreucol is a concept which was created to “investigate the urban environment from the perspective of direct action,” be it through the use of mural painting or via forms of media such as photography or video. Ideas and theories about the environment and society in which we operate are symbolized in a public space, forcing the ...