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Extra States: Nations in Liquidation at Kunsthal Extra City Ocula Report Extra States: Nations in Liquidation at Kunsthal Extra City 8 Dec 2018 : Stephanie Bailey for Ocula

The nation-state—a nation (a people) presided over by a governing body with jurisdiction over a defined territory (the state)—is either going through a renaissance or demise, depending on one's perspective. There has been talk about the nation-state's end for years—from a 2013 United States National Intelligence Council report...

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Anita Dube Ocula Conversation Anita Dube

On 12 December 2018, the Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB), referred to as 'the people's Biennale', will open its fourth edition to the public. Considered one of the most significant large-scale exhibitions in South Asia, and by far one of the most attended art events in the subcontinent, this edition is curated by the New Delhi-based artist and critic...

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The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial Keeps Up With The Zeitgeist Ocula Report The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial Keeps Up With The Zeitgeist 8 Dec 2018 : Susan Acret for Ocula

Looking through the windows that front Indonesian artist Aditya Novali's wall installation The Wall: Asian (Un)Real Estate Project (2011), a series of miniature apartments come into view: private interiors that are sometimes bland, strange or garish (Hello Kitty decor characterises one space, for example, while multiple Duchamp-like toilets appear...

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Contemporary art exhibition, Herbert Beck, Emil Nolde, Beck meets Nolde. Inspiration and Realization at Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art, Vienna
29 November 2018–2 March 2019 Herbert Beck, Emil Nolde Beck meets Nolde. Inspiration and Realization Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art, Vienna

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Vienna: Institutional shows to see during September Ocula Report Vienna: Institutional shows to see during September 23 Sep 2016 : Rachael Vance for Ocula

Known as one of the world’s great centres for nurturing the contemporary visual arts, Vienna is also generally renowned for displaying a strong cultural reverence backed by visible public support from arts funding bodies. Admiration for historical artistic content, in conjunction with this drive to encourage the new, permeates the city and it...

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Mario García Torres at TBA21, Augarten, Vienna Related Press Mario García Torres at TBA21, Augarten, Vienna Flash Art Online : 13 September 2016

Mario García Torres usually pillages the repertoire of 1960s Conceptual art with an array of reenactments, covers and appropriations, but his latest show, An Arrival Tale, endorses a different narrative.Shar-e Naw Wanderings (A Film Treatment) (2006) offers a first glimpse of García Torres’s engagement with Italian artist Alighiero...

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Ai Weiwei: 'translocation—transformation' at 21erhaus, Vienna – in pictures Related Press Ai Weiwei: 'translocation—transformation' at 21erhaus, Vienna – in pictures Art Radar Journal : 8 August 2016

Integrating his own life story and worldview with topical political issues, Chinese traditions and architectural interventions, translocation—transformation comprises six ambitious new and re-presented pieces by the artist.Last year the artist, who is as notorious for his incarceration by the Chinese government in 2011 and his...

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'F. Lotus' by Ai Weiwei highlights the refugee crisis with life jackets Related Press 'F. Lotus' by Ai Weiwei highlights the refugee crisis with life jackets It's Nice That : 19 July 2016

Ai Weiwei has created F. Lotus, an installation composed of 1,005 worn life jackets, as a centrepiece to his first major solo exhibition in Austria. The work aims to address the current refugee crisis by highlighting and demonstrating the sheer number of refugees trying to reach Europe, and follows a similar piece at the Konzerthaus in Berlin where...

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'Personal / Universal': a group exhibition of Pakistani artists curated by Aisha Khalid Related Press 'Personal / Universal': a group exhibition of Pakistani artists curated by Aisha Khalid Art Radar : 22 April 2016

Curated by artist, curator and art educationist Aisha Khalid, the group exhibition Personal / Universal explores how techniques identified with the traditional style of miniature painting have been adapted and explored by individual artists who may or may not have been trained in this particular art form.

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Olafur Eliasson recruits refugees to assemble symbolic green lights Related Press Olafur Eliasson recruits refugees to assemble symbolic green lights Hyperallergic : 10 April 2016

In February, in the midst of Europe’s worst refugee crisis since World War II, Austria issued a cap on the number of asylum seekers it would accept: just 80 per day. The decision to tighten border controls, made in the wake of 90,000 asylum claims in the country, last year, sparked outrage throughout the EU.In response to Austria giving...

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Olafur Eliasson infills Viennese Baroque Palace with light and mirror works Related Press Olafur Eliasson infills Viennese Baroque Palace with light and mirror works Designboom : 20 November 2015

Within one of the most magnificent Baroque edifices in Vienna, Olafur Eliasson presents a significant selection of artworks from the private collections of Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary (TBA21) and Juan and Patricia Vergez. The exhibition Baroque Baroque — hosted inside the winter palace of Prince Eugene of Savoy in the Austrian...

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Unveiling of Jitish Kallat's Permanent Public Sculpture in Austria Related Press Unveiling of Jitish Kallat's Permanent Public Sculpture in Austria Ocula : 13 October 2015

In 2012, Jitish Kallat was invited by the Advisory Council of Public Art, Lower Austria to conceive of a large scale public art work to be installed in their public spaces. This commission is the result of collaborative action by the mayors of 10 townships and the Advisory Council constituted by experts of the art world. Rendered...

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“It’s Money Jim, but not as we know it” at MAM Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Vienna Related Press “It’s Money Jim, but not as we know it” at MAM Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Vienna 22 September 2015

It’s Money Jim, but not as we know it is a group exhibition that reflects on the changing status, nature and perception of money, as well as its use and role in the contemporary world. Since the appearance of the first coins in ancient Lydia (now Turkey) in the 7th Century BC, the development of paper money in China in 7 AD, the establishment...

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