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Ocula 报告|Condo Shanghai 2019 展览看点 Ocula Report Ocula 报告|Condo Shanghai 2019 展览看点 11 Jul 2019 : Penny Liu for Ocula

即将于2019年7月13开幕的第二届 Condo Shanghai,联合上海7座画廊/艺术机构与14 家来自全球11个不同的城市,如东京、首尔、雅加达、巴尔的摩、洛杉矶、伦敦、纽约、危地马拉城、利马和墨西哥城,为实验性展览营造了一个更切实可行的国际环境。以下是Ocula的展览看点。周奥,《景观/对象WA》(2016)。橡木上固化油墨打印,左: 55.88 × 147.32 cm,中: 121.92 × 152.4 cm,右: 55.88 × 147.32 cm,图片提供:马凌画廊,上海。马凌画廊 × 80m2 Livia Benavides × LABOR × Proyectos Ultravioleta马凌画廊 |...

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Wong Ping: Hong Kong Fables Ocula Conversation Wong Ping: Hong Kong Fables

There is something irrepressibly compelling about the lewd animated videos of Wong Ping. Is it their flat surfaces rendered in popping colours? Or their dark narratives that resonate with the deepest recesses of the human psyche? They have been included in an impressive repertoire of group exhibitions in recent years, including One Hand Clapping at...

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Get Up, Stand Up Now: Generations of Black Creative Pioneers at Somerset House Ocula Report Get Up, Stand Up Now: Generations of Black Creative Pioneers at Somerset House 5 Jul 2019 : Jareh Das for Ocula

Get Up Stand Up Now: Generations of Black Creative Pioneers at Somerset House in London (12 June–15 September 2019) surveys more than half a century of black creativity in Britain and beyond across the fields of art, film, photography, music, design, fashion, and literature.Curated by Zak Ové, works by approximately 100 intergenerational black...

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Contemporary art exhibition, Lee Wen, Form Colour Action at Asia Art Archive, Hong Kong
13 March–13 September 2019 Lee Wen Form Colour Action Asia Art Archive, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Pierre Soulages, Beyond Black 超越黑色 at Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong
20 May–12 August 2019 Pierre Soulages Beyond Black 超越黑色 Alisan Fine Arts, Central, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Marc Newson, Marc Newson at Gagosian, Hong Kong
23 May–27 July 2019 Marc Newson Marc Newson Gagosian, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, The Sylvio Perlstein Collection A Luta Continua at Hauser & Wirth, Hong Kong
23 May–27 July 2019 Group Exhibition The Sylvio Perlstein Collection A Luta Continua Hauser & Wirth, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Raimund Girke, The Silent Balance at Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Hong Kong
15 June–28 September 2019 Raimund Girke The Silent Balance Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Elements of Transcendence at Ben Brown Fine Arts, Hong Kong
15 June–9 September 2019 Group Exhibition Elements of Transcendence Ben Brown Fine Arts, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Sim Chi Yin, "One Day We’ll Understand" 「總有一天我們會明白」 at Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
15 June–3 August 2019 Sim Chi Yin "One Day We’ll Understand" 「總有一天我們會明白」 Hanart TZ Gallery, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Pang Tao, Revelation 啟示 at Pearl Lam Galleries, Hong Kong
21 June–2 August 2019 Pang Tao Revelation 啟示 Pearl Lam Galleries, Pedder Street, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Show, An Opera for Animals at Para Site, Hong Kong
22 June–25 August 2019 Group Show An Opera for Animals Para Site, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Departures 啟程 at Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong
22 June–30 September 2019 Group Exhibition Departures 啟程 Alisan Fine Arts, Aberdeen
Contemporary art exhibition, Doreen Chan, Hard Cream at Para Site, Hong Kong
23 June–18 August 2019 Doreen Chan Hard Cream Para Site, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Bicycle Thieves at Para Site, Hong Kong
29 June–1 September 2019 Group Exhibition Bicycle Thieves Para Site, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Emeric Chantier, Organicum – Cultura – Imbibere at A2Z Art Gallery, Hong Kong
29 June–19 July 2019 Emeric Chantier Organicum – Cultura – Imbibere A2Z Art Gallery, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Mandy El-Sayegh, Dispersal at Lehmann Maupin, Hong Kong
11 July–23 August 2019 Mandy El-Sayegh Dispersal Lehmann Maupin, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Forms of Ink at Galerie du Monde, Hong Kong
11 July–2 September 2019 Group Exhibition Forms of Ink Galerie du Monde, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Singing the Body Electric at David Zwirner, Hong Kong
11 July–10 August 2019 Group Exhibition Singing the Body Electric David Zwirner, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Out for Summer at Simon Lee Gallery, Hong Kong
12 July–7 September 2019 Group Exhibition Out for Summer Simon Lee Gallery, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Niki de Saint Phalle, Solo Exhibition at Tang Contemporary Art, Hong Kong
12 July–17 August 2019 Niki de Saint Phalle Solo Exhibition Tang Contemporary Art, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, ±8 - A Group Exhibition of Contemporary Ceramics at Taka Ishii Gallery, Hong Kong
13 July–8 September 2019 Group Exhibition ±8 - A Group Exhibition of Contemporary Ceramics Taka Ishii Gallery, Shop
Contemporary art exhibition, Wing Po So, de Sarthe Artist Residency x Wing Po So at de Sarthe, Hong Kong
17 July–7 September 2019 Wing Po So de Sarthe Artist Residency x Wing Po So de Sarthe, de Sarthe, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, MADSAKI, If I Had a Dream 假如我有一個夢 at Perrotin, Hong Kong
17 July–17 August 2019 MADSAKI If I Had a Dream 假如我有一個夢 Perrotin, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Kohei Nawa, Recent Works at Pace Gallery, Hong Kong
18 July–29 August 2019 Kohei Nawa Recent Works Pace Gallery, H Queen's, Hong Kong
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Women + Ink | China + Hong Kong 女性 + 水墨 | 中國 + 香港 at Alisan Fine Arts, Hong Kong
15 August–6 September 2019 Group Exhibition Women + Ink | China + Hong Kong 女性 + 水墨 | 中國 + 香港 Alisan Fine Arts, Central, Hong Kong

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'Sites Encountered': A Chorus of Five Artists at M+ Pavilion Ocula Report 'Sites Encountered': A Chorus of Five Artists at M+ Pavilion 21 Jun 2019 : Emily Verla Bovino for Ocula

Without punctuation, She Said Why Me, the title of May Fung's 1989 video presents itself as a statement, rather than a question. It suggests a subject who expects no response, a person prepared to make what she can from being chosen though perplexed by the attention. The video follows a blindfolded woman, then unmasked, through late colonial-era...

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Lam Tung Pang and Abby Chen Ocula Conversation Lam Tung Pang and Abby Chen

Born in Hong Kong in 1978, Lam Tung Pang is known for his paintings and drawings on plywood, along with site-specific installations, sound works, and videos that embody relationships between humans, nature, and the built environment. In the large-scale painting Centuries of Hong Kong (2011), for instance, which is housed at the Legislative Council...

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Art Basel in Hong Kong 2019: A Post-mortem Ocula Report Art Basel in Hong Kong 2019: A Post-mortem 6 Apr 2019 : Diana d’Arenberg for Ocula

Although Art Basel in Hong Kong is the youngest of the Art Basel fairs, and a relative newcomer to the international art fair circuit, it has now become a major attraction for collectors and galleries from around the world. The seventh edition of Art Basel in Hong Kong saw thousands of art courtesans and benefactors kick off the week with a string...

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Art Basel in Hong Kong 2019 Ocula Photolog Art Basel in Hong Kong 2019 31 March 2019

'Art Basel reinforces its ongoing commitment to showcasing exceptional art from Asia and the Asia Pacific, with over half of the participating galleries having exhibition spaces in the region. The main sector of the show features 196 of the world's leading galleries presenting the highest quality of painting, sculpture, drawings, installation,...

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Johnson Chang Ocula Conversation Johnson Chang

Johnson Chang, gallerist and curator, is a pioneer of the Hong Kong art scene. Through the establishment of Hanart TZ Gallery in 1983, Chang created a platform for new art from China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong, redefining the market with his organisation of China's New Art, Post-1989, held at the Hong Kong Arts Centre in 1993. Over 200 works by...

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Ben Brown Ocula Conversation Ben Brown

After years of repetitive reference to Hong Kong as a 'cultural desert', the arrival of the city's first contemporary art fair between 14 and 18 May 2008, Art HK 08, under the direction of Magnus Renfrew, marked a new turn. Sales turnover for Sotheby's in Hong Kong grew from USD 88 million in 2000, to USD 340 million in 2007, situating it as the...

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Firenze Lai Ocula Conversation Firenze Lai

Firenze Lai says that she knows her studio of a few hundred square feet intimately; from the textures of its surfaces to the way the breeze blows into the room. The spaces depicted in her paintings are equally intimate. When curators seem to be at a loss for words to discuss troubled times, fear of containment, and the feeling of being completely...

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Art Basel in Hong Kong: Exhibitions to See Ocula Report Art Basel in Hong Kong: Exhibitions to See 23 Mar 2019 : Tessa Moldan for Ocula

For those visiting during Art Basel in Hong Kong (29–31 March 2019), the smell of fresh paint may still be in the air at the latest heritage conservation project, The Mills, which opened on 16 March to encompass the Centre for Heritage, Arts and Textiles (CHAT), joining the ranks with ex-prison complex Tai Kwun, along with Eaton HK—a retro...

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LOV-LOV SHOP: LIN JINGJING Related Press LOV-LOV SHOP: LIN JINGJING Art Asia Pacific : 1 July 2019

Among today's tech entrepreneurs, there is a widespread fundamental belief that things can be made better, easier, more convenient if consumers adopt the right pieces of technology. Hungry? Tap on your phone's screen and a meal will come to you. Need a ride? Do the same. Swipe right at the suitable instant, and you may end up in happy matrimony.

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Material World: Para Site Director Cosmin Costinas' Textiles Collection Related Press Material World: Para Site Director Cosmin Costinas' Textiles Collection Hong Kong Tatler : 8 April 2019

'Oh, I'm getting all excited now,' Cosmin Costinas exclaims as he flings open a wardrobe in his apartment, revealing hundreds of brightly coloured, intricately patterned textiles stacked on top of each other. 'I think I have over a thousand,' he adds, opening a second cupboard packed with fabrics and gesturing at the reams of material draped around...

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Hong Kong: Asia's Cultural Capital? Related Press Hong Kong: Asia's Cultural Capital? The Business Times : 5 April 2019

THIRTEEN YEARS AGO, when curator Tobias Berger arrived in Hong Kong, there were only two or three contemporary art galleries. Today, there are well over 100, including several renowned international galleries such as David Zwirner, Pace Gallery, Hauser & Wirth and Gagosian, each representing the biggest contemporary names.

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Art Basel 2019: Why Hong Kong is a lightning rod for luxury art in Asia Related Press Art Basel 2019: Why Hong Kong is a lightning rod for luxury art in Asia South China Morning Post : 30 March 2019

Worldwide art sales grew 6 per cent to US$67.4 billion in 2018, according to the latest Global Art market report.Auction houses, an important point of sale in the art ecosystem, also report strong growth in line with the trends outlined in the report produced by Art Basel and UBS, an international bank.And 2018 was the best year in the history of...

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Your Guide to the Best Shows in Hong Kong Related Press Your Guide to the Best Shows in Hong Kong Frieze : 28 March 2019

Exit StrategiesH Queen's1 March – 30 AprilCurator David Chan eschews the standard gallery-going experience in his latest project, 'Exit Strategies', by situating installation, video, sculpture, photography and sound works in unusual public sites throughout the 17-storey high-rise H Queen's, itself a culture hub.

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Art Basel’s Asian Art Gets to Hong Kong via New York and Los Angeles Related Press Art Basel’s Asian Art Gets to Hong Kong via New York and Los Angeles The New York Times : 27 March 2019

There you are in Hong Kong, making your way through the convention center and this newest iteration of Art Basel. Ah! There's a group of bamboo and rattan sculptures by Sopheap Pich, the Cambodian artist, inspired by trees in his homeland. And there, at the same booth, a new map — she'd call it a cartographic work — by Tiffany Chung,...

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When in Hong Kong Related Press When in Hong Kong ArtReview Asia : 26 March 2019

Performing Society: The Violence of Gender at Tai Kwun ContemporaryFor some time, Art Basel Hong Kong, together with a growing slurry of commercial galleries and a sliver of not-for-profits, was the only game in town at this time of year. Now Tai Kwun Contemporary, which launched last year, has arrived, turning that sliver of not-for-profits into...

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Beyond Art Basel: 9 Non-Profit And Museum Shows To See In Hong Kong Related Press Beyond Art Basel: 9 Non-Profit And Museum Shows To See In Hong Kong Hong Kong Tatler : 19 March 2019

Hong Kong artist Hon Chi-fun, now in his late 90s, and American artist James Turrell, are featured at the Asia Society. Hon is renowned for co-founding the Circle Art Group in the 1960s, a pioneering collective of artists hailed for bringing modern art to Hong Kong.

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