Artist Taloi Havini and Ruth McDougall, curator of Pacific art at Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art, discuss Havini's first Australian solo exhibition, Reclamation .
After structural issues forced The Armory Show into last-minute relocation pirouettes last year, the fair returns between 5 and 8 March 2020 with a flourishing programme, complemented by stand-out shows across New York City.
For her second solo exhibition at Thomas Dane Gallery in London, Ella Kruglyanskaya's compositions signal the many possibilities of paint.
Hu Yun's works range from graphite and watercolours to performance, video, and installation. Interested in how an individual positions him or herself within the course of history, he constructs the links that probe the inseparable coexistence of past and present, individual and public. He is adept at mobilising various personal and historical experiences, incorporating previously produced materials into his artworks; as a consequence, it is impossible to consider any of Hu's works in isolation since they all share a common theme, an element of foreshadowing, and they are all conceptually interconnected. Fascinated by the ways that museums embrace to bring the audience back to some context, Hu Yun frequently borrows and imitates in his installation works some of these techniques commonly found in museum shows in order to prompt people to reflect on the relationship between the objects displayed and themselves.
Text courtesy AIKE.
In Tao Hui’s video Talk about Body (2013), a young woman sits on the edge of a bed, wearing subtle make-up and a headscarf, which she tugs at occasionally. Mostly, her hands remain in her lap, as she tilts her head downward, suggesting modesty, or even shame. Per its title – which lent its name to the group show at Aike-Dellarco in...
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