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Anish Kapoor: Artist

Anish Kapoor 1954-Present Born: Bombay, India Lives and Works: London, UK anish kapoor is a sculptor, born in bombay (mumbai), india. kapoor has lived and worked in london since the early 1970s where he moved to study art, first at the hornsey college of art and later at the chelsea school of art and design. he gained international acclaim with …

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Jenny Holzer at Cheim & Reid

wonderful paintings from the artist known more for her amazing conceptual light installations. m. Artist: Jenny Holzer Venue: Cheim & Reid, New York Exhibition Title: Dust Paintings Date: September 11 – October 25, 2014 Cheim & Read is pleased to present Dust Paintings, an exhibition of recent painting by Jenny Holzer. A catalogue with an essay by the poet Henri …

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Hermitage 2 by Jiri Prihoda

in prague’s colloredo-mansfeld palace is a minimalst design blurring the lines between architecture and sculpture… m. conceived as the first in the series of dwellings for the coast, ‘hermitage 2′ responds to the desire for a personal sanctuary within nature, designed to hover between the sea and surrounding landscape. czech designer jiří příhoda has formed the sensually sculpted structure so …

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Video – Breaking The Surface: Interactive Kinetic Sculpture

fantastic! m. | *press release + A collaboration between ctrl+n , Scandinavian Design Group, INTEK and Abida. “my approach to design is ironically both strong and soft, with this pavilion I have expressed a strong and informative form but simultaneously created a soft and comfortable series of spaces for people to experience,’ said project architect johnathon little of ctrl+N. ‘the …

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Brice Marden: Artist

Brice Marden 1938-present New York, NY, United States Brice Marden was born October 15, 1938, in Bronxville, New York. He attended Florida Southern College, Lakeland, from 1957 to 1958 and the Boston University School of Fine and Applied Arts from 1958 to 1961, when he received his B.F.A. degree. In the summer of 1961, he attended Yale Norfolk Summer School …

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Video – Landscape Abbreviated by Nova Jiang

stellar kinetic installation! m. New York artist Nova Jiang has created a mechanical maze that rearranges itself as you move through it. Called Landscape Abbreviated, it comprises moss-filled planters hooked up to sensors and motors that constantly reconfigure the maze but ensure it’s always possible to solve. The project was commissioned by the Wave Hill Sunroom Project Space, where it …

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Ned Vena at Real Fine Arts

bold, minimalist, typo-graphic, art installation. nice! m. Artist: Ned Vena Venue: Real Fine Arts, New York Exhibition Title: Paintings Without Borders

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Bill Viola Projects Martyrs Within St. Paul’s Cathedral, London

powerful exhibit! m. “american artist bill viola‘s permanent video installation can be seen within the cavernous st paul’s cathedral in london. ‘martyrs (earth, air, fire, water)’ is the first moving-image artwork to be held in a british church on a long-term basis. four color vertical plasma screens are located behind the high altar of the cathedral in the south quire …

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TDM5: Grafica Italiana by Fabio Novembre

sharp exhibit! m. Triennale Design Museum viale Alemanga, 6 20121 Milan Italy A current exhibition at Milan’s Triennale Design Museum explores Italian graphics and visual communication through a colourful display. Designer Fabio Novembre was responsible for creating the exhibition design, which he says is ‘absolutely new compared to previous editions.’ The most difficult aspect, he explains, was adding a third …

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Gerhard Richter: Artist

Gerhard Richter 1932-Present Gerhard Richter was born February 9, 1932, in Dresden, Germany. Between 1952 and 1957, he studied art at the Kunstakademie, Dresden. The artist then moved to Düsseldorf, where he worked as a photo-laboratory technician. From 1961 to 1964, Richter studied at the Staatliche Kunstakademie Düsseldorf under Karl Otto Götz.