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Jess Johnson: Worlds Within Worlds Ocula Conversation Jess Johnson: Worlds Within Worlds

Geometric patterns, anthropomorphic characters, architectural spatial environments, and relics of the ancient world appear throughout Jess Johnson's artworks.Johnson's solo art-ventures began in drawing, but her long-term collaborative relationship with animator Simon Ward brings her drawings to life in videos and virtual reality. The animator has...

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Melati Suryodarmo: Performance Art as Trigger Ocula Conversation Melati Suryodarmo: Performance Art as Trigger

In 2012, Melati Suryodarmo opened Studio Plesungan in her native Surakarta, also known as Solo, the historic royal capital of the Mataram Empire of Java in Indonesia. Suryodarmo had returned to Indonesia from Germany, where she studied Butoh and choreography with Butoh dancer and choreographer Anzu Furukawa, time-based media with avantgarde...

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Lagos Biennial 2019: Stories from Africa’s most Populous City Ocula Report Lagos Biennial 2019: Stories from Africa’s most Populous City 15 Nov 2019 : Jareh Das for Ocula

Under the direction of Folakunle Oshun, the second edition of the Lagos Biennial (26 October–23 November 2019) includes works by over 40 Lagos-based and international artists, architects, and collectives. Curated by architect Tosin Oshinowo, curator and producer Oyindamola Fakeye, and assistant curator of photography at the Art Institute of...

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Hans Hartung and Art Informel: Exhibition Walkthrough Ocula Insight | Video
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Hans Hartung and Art Informel: Exhibition Walkthrough 15 October 2019

Hans Hartung and Art Informel at Mazzoleni London (1 October 2019-18 January 2020) presents key works by the French-German painter while highlighting his connection with artists active in Paris during the 50s and 60s. In this video, writer and historian Alan Montgomery discusses Hartung's practice and its legacy.Born in Leipzig in 1904, Hans...

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Current Exhibitions

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Contemporary art exhibition, Ian Scott, Minimal Lattices 1978–1988 at Hamish McKay, Wellington
9–30 November 2019 Ian Scott Minimal Lattices 1978–1988 Hamish McKay, Wellington
Contemporary art exhibition, John Walsh, Papatuanuku and Us at Page Galleries, Wellington
31 October–23 November 2019 John Walsh Papatuanuku and Us Page Galleries, Wellington
Contemporary art exhibition, Danhôo, Calligraphic abstraction at A2Z Art Gallery, Hong Kong
16 November–14 December 2019 Danhôo Calligraphic abstraction A2Z Art Gallery, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Ryan Trecartin, Re'Search Wait’S at Sprüth Magers, Berlin
12 September–21 December 2019 Ryan Trecartin Re'Search Wait’S Sprüth Magers, Berlin
Contemporary art exhibition, Doug Aitken, Return to the Real at Victoria Miro, London
2 October–20 December 2019 Doug Aitken Return to the Real Victoria Miro, Wharf Road, London
Contemporary art exhibition, Daniel Richter, punser die zukunft at GRIMM, New York
12 November 2019–4 January 2020 Daniel Richter punser die zukunft GRIMM, New York

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Lagos Biennial 2019: Stories from Africa’s most Populous City Ocula Report Lagos Biennial 2019: Stories from Africa’s most Populous City 15 Nov 2019 : Jareh Das for Ocula

Under the direction of Folakunle Oshun, the second edition of the Lagos Biennial (26 October–23 November 2019) includes works by over 40 Lagos-based and international artists, architects, and collectives. Curated by architect Tosin Oshinowo, curator and producer Oyindamola Fakeye, and assistant curator of photography at the Art Institute of...

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Michael Armitage and Kudzanai-Violet Hwami on Painting Ocula Conversation Michael Armitage and Kudzanai-Violet Hwami on Painting

At just 26 years of age, Kudzanai-Violet Hwami has made two enviable milestones this year. The Zimbabwean-born and London-based artist represented her country of birth at the 58th Venice Biennale alongside Georgina Maxim, Neville Starling, and Cosmas Shiridzinomwa; while her first institutional solo exhibition opened at Gasworks in London on 19...

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ART021 Shanghai 2019 Ocula Photolog ART021 Shanghai 2019 12 November 2019

'As one of the most important contemporary art fairs in Asia, ART021 reinforces its ongoing commitment to leveraging local recourses with a global perspective, supporting contemporary Chinese art andcultivating new generations of domestic collectors. 111 world's leading galleries from 18 countries and 57 cities are selected to present contemporary...

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West Bund Art & Design 2019 Ocula Photolog West Bund Art & Design 2019 11 November 2019

'The fair provides a platform for international exhibitors to showcase the finest quality of modern and contemporary art in Shanghai. With exhibitions and art events offered by museums and galleries in the city, West Bund has made November's Shanghai a permanent fixture on the global art calendar.' –West Bund Art & Design, Shanghai (7–10...

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Artists Currently Exhibiting

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Ria Formosa by Joana Vasconcelos contemporary artwork
Joana VasconcelosRia Formosa, 2017 Etching with blockprinting and hand colouring
80 x 101.5 cm
Paragon
Archer 4 by Ann-Marie James contemporary artwork
Ann-Marie JamesArcher 4, 2019 Acrylic and gold leaf on board
60.9 x 45.5 cm
Karsten Schubert
Untitled by A Mi Yoon contemporary artwork
A Mi YoonUntitled, 2012 Pigment print, brown wooden frame, glass
60 x 90 cm
Christophe Guye Galerie
Untitled by Helen Pashgian contemporary artwork
Helen PashgianUntitled, 2010–2011 Cast epoxy
30.5 x 30.5 x 5.1 cm
Lehmann Maupin
Venus Blinds her Lover's Shame by Kendell Geers contemporary artwork
Kendell GeersVenus Blinds her Lover's Shame, 2015 Copper batons, iron base
70 x 26 x 13 cm
Goodman Gallery
Feast of a Hundred Chickens 百雞宴 by Liu Dahong contemporary artwork
Liu DahongFeast of a Hundred Chickens 百雞宴, 2014 Oil on Canvas
68 x 180 cm
Hanart TZ Gallery
Therefore, They Meet By Chance Here by Kuo Wei-Kuo contemporary artwork
Kuo Wei-KuoTherefore, They Meet By Chance Here, 2019 Mixed media, oil on canvas
117.5 x 109.5 cm
Lin & Lin Gallery
Wall of Light Fez by Sean Scully contemporary artwork
Sean ScullyWall of Light Fez, 2015 Oil on linen
160 x 160 cm
Ben Brown Fine Arts
Something i remember,  few things i found by Manjunath Kamath contemporary artwork
Manjunath KamathSomething i remember, few things i found, 2019 Acrylic & oil on canvas
84 x 144 inches
Gallery Espace
Outdoor Painting by Matthew Krishanu contemporary artwork
Matthew KrishanuOutdoor Painting, 2018 oil on canvas
55 x 70 cm
Jhaveri Contemporary
Man with Spotted Shirt, Hat, and Umbrella by Bill Traylor contemporary artwork
Bill TraylorMan with Spotted Shirt, Hat, and Umbrella, 1939–1942 © Bill Traylor artwork is used by permission of Bill Traylor Family, Inc., and The Artistry of Bill Traylor, LLC
David Zwirner
Secret by Ali Kazim contemporary artwork
Ali KazimSecret, 2006 Watercolouur pigments on wasli
50 x 76 cm
Jhaveri Contemporary
Closing Shop by Gao Yuan contemporary artwork
Gao YuanClosing Shop, 2018 Acrylic on canvas
30 x 50 cm
Capsule Shanghai
Art and China After 1989: Theater of the World 我觉得你们都很好 by Lin Aojie contemporary artwork
Lin AojieArt and China After 1989: Theater of the World 我觉得你们都很好, 2019 Illustration by mouse cursor, archival inkjet print
160 x 259 cm
ShanghART
Green Drops 5 绿色的水滴 5 by Luo Mingjun contemporary artwork
Luo MingjunGreen Drops 5 绿色的水滴 5, 2019 Watercolour on paper
40 x 30 cm
Aye Gallery
The offspring of a deity perhaps by Bharti Kher contemporary artwork
Bharti KherThe offspring of a deity perhaps, 2019 Clay, cement, wax, brass
140 x 16.5 x 21 cm
Hauser & Wirth
The Beast (2) (After Murillo) by Mircea Suciu contemporary artwork
Mircea SuciuThe Beast (2) (After Murillo), 2019 Oil, acrylic and monoprint on linen
80.5 x 90 cm
Zeno X Gallery
Nocturnal Assembly #1 by Anne Noble contemporary artwork
Anne NobleNocturnal Assembly #1, 2019 Pigment print on Canson Baryta paper
61 x 39.5 cm
Two Rooms

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