Meeting with self-taught artist Mi-KL at his home in Rixensart. An invitation to vibrations and colors!
Barbara Hepworth: Sculpture for a Modern World has opened on the 24th June and is on until the 25th October 2015, featuring more than 100 works, from early carvings to the later works in bronze and wood. It also displays the personal photograph albums compiled with her second husband Ben Nicholson.
MUST OF THE WEEK: MUST KNOW: Twisted art museum by BIG to b built across a Norwegian river, MUST SEE: Anila Quayyum Agha’s ‘Intersections’ Sculpture Installed at Rice Gallery, MUST HAVE: A chair inspired by a line drawing from Picasso
This major show dedicated to Raysse, one of the most important living French painters and winner of the 2014 Praemium Imperiale, takes over the atrium and both floors of Palazzo Grassi. It is the first monographic exhibition dedicated to the artist outside of France since 1965.
MUST OF THE WEEK: Haters of Pierre-Auguste Renoir Rally Outside Boston Museum of Fine Arts,A Canopy of 1,100 Umbrellas Above the 2015 Habitare Design Fair in Finland, Nameless Paints: Cleverly Coded Tubes Show Colour Composition
The Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia in Madrid, Spain, is to host the exhibition “Carl Andre: Sculpture as Place, 1958-2010”, from 4 May until 12 October 2015.The exhibition is to explore the period 1958-2010 through the work of the American artist Carl Andre, whose work has been associated with Minimalism, Land Art and Conceptual Art.
MUST OF THE WEEK: Famous Rappers Take You on a Tour of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Incredible Light Installation Set in Belgian Pond by Artist Duo 88888, Customize your WEARYOURMASK TEE by textile designer Diana Ejaita.
If you thought you knew everything there was to know about Andy Warhol, the undisputed high priest of Pop art, the exhibition “Warhol Underground” at the Centre Pompidou-Metz might just change your mind.
MUST OF THE WEEK: Zaha Hadid to receive Royal gold Medal for Architecture, Trippy Animation: Alice in Wonderland as Animated by Van Gogh, Picasso, Upcycled chairs inspired by traditional Nigerian parables & African fabrics
PROPORTIO is the new exhibition in Palazzo Fortuny curated by Axel Vervoordt and Daniela Ferretti, after the highly acclaimed exhibitions from the past Artempo (2007), In-finitum (2009), TRA (2011) and Tàpies, lo sguardo dell’artista (2013).
Can’t wait for the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art to re-open in 2016? Get a sneak peek of the museum’s new collection when its American Icons exhibit opens at Granet museum in Aix-en-Provence, after at successful display at Gran Palais in Paris.
MUST OF THE WEEK: Anish Kapoor condemns racist attack on Versailles sculpture, Can taste, touch, smell and sound change the way we ‘see’ art? Try @ Tate Sensorium, When art meets transport - stylish bikes inspired by works of art.
An exhibition of Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997) takes place at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art in Edinburgh. Three rooms have been dedicated to works by the American pop artist that has been amongst the most radical and influential artists of the Twentieth century.
Must of the week:Giant Ball Rolls Down Streets, Round Corners,Ai Weiwei bicycle sculpture installed in London,Famous Paintings On High Heel Shoes. Only for high heels addicted.
This year, Milan hosts Expo 2015, which opened on May 1 and will entertain an estimated 20 million visitors until it closes at the end of October.With the same ticket you can also see Arts & Foods, an exhibition curated by Germano Celant, which is held at the Triennale in Milan from 10th of April to the 1st of November 2015.
Must of the week: KNOW-Covent Garden's huge-balloon filled cloud, SEE-Dismal Land – a festival of art, amusements and entry-level anarchism, HAVE-Red wine labels inspired by famous artists by Gregoriodesign
Jackson Pollock (1912-1956) and his dripped masterpieces are on display at the Tate in Liverpool. You know Pollock for his dripping colorful works, but this show focuses on a little-seen side of the abstract expressionist’s art. The Blind Spots exhibition displays paintings known as his “Black Pourings”, which were made between 1951 and 1953 and involved pouring paint rather than dripping it.
MUST OF THE WEEK: Phil Akashi at The Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Sky Ladder by Cai Guo-Qiang, Apps for Art Lovers
Where I Want to Go”, Tracy Emin's first comprehensive exhibition in Vienna, opened in April at the Leopold Museum. In this exhibition, in which Tracey Emin juxtaposes her works with those of her teenage idol Egon Schiele, she explores love, loneliness and vulnerability. “It’s like a dream come true.” she said.
Must of the week: Art in the Box 2015 (2nd edition) presents Magic box - Polish Design, 9 > 30.09 Brussels, Pigalle Duperré is a colourful basketball court tucked between a row Parisian apartments, Floraform: blooming jewellery inspired by science and nature.
HENRI MATISSE @ STEDELIJK, AMSTERDAMThe Oasis of Matisse is the largest exhibition of Henri Matisse (1869-1954) in the Netherlands ever. Enter an exuberant world of color and discover masterpieces by Matisse alongside work by his contemporaries from the Stedelijk Museum’s permanent collection.
MUST OF THE WEEK 3-9 AUGUST 2015: MUST KNOW: Coming soon: ANDY- A POPERA, MUST SEE: How To Turn Scrap Materials And Overlooked Items Into Design Gold, MUST HAVE: Artifact pillows inspired by graffiti and torn posters.
SONJA DELAUNAY @ TATE MODERN, LONDON.At the Tate Modern there is one of the best exhibitions of 2015, The EY exhibition: Sonja Delaunay. Sonja Delaunay, cofounder with her husband Robert Delaunay of the Orphism art movement, worked in design and fashion as well as painting. This is the aim that the exhibition delights in showing.