Category Archive: Art galleries

Giant bright blue cockerel erected on 4th plinth in London’s Trafalgar Square

Yesterday London mayor Boris Johnson unveiled Katharina Fritsch’s Hahn/Cock, the latest artwork to fill Trafalgar square’s fourth plinth. (Photo courtesy BBC)   The statue, an ultramarine blue 4,7 m high rooster, replaces Elmgreen and Dragset’s Powerless… Continue reading

A touch of the Florence vibe on show at the thriving Hong Kong Contemporary 2013

I’m delighted to announce that Washing Line _03, one of the 12 exclusive photos shown in Florence as part of  the exhibit “A Sea of Awareness“, has been chosen as official image of the… Continue reading

The Armory Show – New York Piers 92&94 March 7h-10h 2013

The centennial edition of the leading New York’s art fair The Armory Show has seen its inauguration on March 6th, when the Mayor of New York, Michael R. Bloomberg has launched the event during… Continue reading

A NON-Review of a NON-Attended Exhibition in London: Anthony Lister for The Outsiders

The other day something rather unusual happened to me: as I presented myself to the front door of The Outsiders Gallery in Soho I was not admitted to the venue, despite the fact that I had… Continue reading

Giornata del Contemporaneo: oggi 6 Ottore 2012 visite gratuite in musei e gallerie in tutta Italia

Lo sapevate che oggi e’ la giornata dedicata all’arte contemporanea? L’AMACI – Associazione dei Musei d’Arte Contemporanea Italiani – ha organizzato per oggi l’ottava edizione della giornata del contemporaneo con porte aperte in numerosissimi siti, musei e… Continue reading

AKA Peace launched at ICA London until Sunday 30th September

On Wednesday evening a crowded space at the ICA hosted the launch of AKA Peace, a new project curated by Jake Chapman in collaboration with non-profit organisation Peace One Day Sean Pertwee, Simon Anderson and James… Continue reading

Last chance to see The Yellow Wallpaper @Cob Gallery – Camden, London

Earlier a couple of weeks ago I attended a very inspiring gallery talk, given by Natasha Hoare and Roxie Warder, co-curators of  ‘The Yellow Wallpaper’, a group exhibition closing today the Cob Studios & Gallery. The visit offered a powerful… Continue reading

Opening Week at the Serpentine Gallery: Garden Pavilion 2012 by Herzog & de Meuron and Ai Wei Wei

On June 1st the Serpentine Gallery launched the new Pavilion as the twelfth in the series since the first commission in 2000. The design is the result of Swiss duo Herzog & de Meuron and Chinese… Continue reading

Opening today at Pertwee Anderson & Gold Gallery – Soho, London

A new exhibition is opening today at Pertwee Anderson & Gold Gallery in the heart of London’s Soho, featuring new photographic work by Alexander James: “A beautiful announcement of death”. In this new body… Continue reading

Last chance to see in London : RESISTANCE Subverting the camera

RESISTANCE Subverting the camera opend in London on 18th April at The Fine Art Society Contemporary, 148 New Bond St. This group exhibition features a number of international artists exploring the photographic techniques through the rejection of the… Continue reading