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Sunjung Kim’s Real DMZ Project Interrogates the North and South Korea Divide Ocula Conversation Sunjung Kim’s Real DMZ Project Interrogates the North and South Korea Divide

Ongoing since 2012, the Real DMZ Project interrogates the demilitarised zone (DMZ) between North and South Korea through annual, research-based exhibitions that bring together the works of Korean and international artists. Sunjung Kim, the independent curator behind the project, conceived the idea of exploring the DMZ while curating Japanese artist...

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Frieze Week Lowdown: London Shows to See Ocula Report Frieze Week Lowdown: London Shows to See 20 Sep 2019 : Tessa Moldan for Ocula

London's galleries and museums are gearing up for a lively October, with Frieze London and Frieze Masters running between 3 and 6 October 2019 at Regent's Park, along with 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair, taking place across the same dates at Somerset House; and the tenth anniversary of the Sunday Art Fair, showcasing new and emerging artists...

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Mark Bradford’s Call for Unity at Shanghai’s Long Museum Ocula Insight | Video Mark Bradford’s Call for Unity at Shanghai’s Long Museum 16 August 2019

Mark Bradford walks through Mark Bradford: Los Angeles Mark Bradford: Los Angeles at the Long Museum West Bund in Shanghai (27 July–13 October 2019) is the artist's largest solo exhibition to date in China. In this video for Ocula, Bradford and Diana Nawi, curator of the show, walk through selected works that convey the artist's concerns with...

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Contemporary art exhibition, JR, The Chronicles of New York City — Sketches at Perrotin, Paris
11 September–26 October 2019 JR The Chronicles of New York City — Sketches Perrotin, Paris
Contemporary art exhibition, Bernard Frize, Journey in Autumn at Perrotin, Paris
11 September–26 October 2019 Bernard Frize Journey in Autumn Perrotin, Paris
Contemporary art exhibition, Leslie Hewitt, Reading Room at Perrotin, Paris
11 September–26 October 2019 Leslie Hewitt Reading Room Perrotin, Paris
Contemporary art exhibition, Sabine Moritz, deeply unaware at Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris
11 September–23 October 2019 Sabine Moritz deeply unaware Galerie Marian Goodman, Paris
Contemporary art exhibition, Tarik Kiswanson, Vessels at Almine Rech, Paris
7 September–5 October 2019 Tarik Kiswanson Vessels Almine Rech, Paris
Contemporary art exhibition, Valerio Adami, Les années 80 at Templon, Paris
7 September–19 October 2019 Valerio Adami Les années 80 Templon, 30 rue Beaubourg, Paris
Contemporary art exhibition, Prune Nourry, Catharsis at Templon, Paris
7 September–19 October 2019 Prune Nourry Catharsis Templon, 28 Grenier Saint-Lazare, Paris
Contemporary art exhibition, Gabriel Orozco, Gabriel Orozco at Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris
7 September–5 October 2019 Gabriel Orozco Gabriel Orozco Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris
Contemporary art exhibition, Lionel Esteve, Chemical Landscape at Perrotin, Paris
7–21 September 2019 Lionel Esteve Chemical Landscape Perrotin, Paris
Contemporary art exhibition, Thilo Heinzmann, Voyage, Visage, Passage at Perrotin, Paris
7 September–5 October 2019 Thilo Heinzmann Voyage, Visage, Passage Perrotin, Paris
Contemporary art exhibition, Eric Duyckaerts, Homage to Eric Duyckaerts at Perrotin, Paris
7–21 September 2019 Eric Duyckaerts Homage to Eric Duyckaerts Perrotin, Paris
Contemporary art exhibition, Marc Desgrandchamps, Jardins obscurs at Galerie Lelong & Co. Paris, Paris
5 September–5 October 2019 Marc Desgrandchamps Jardins obscurs Galerie Lelong & Co. Paris, 13 Rue de Téhéran
Contemporary art exhibition, David Nash, Trees at Galerie Lelong & Co. Paris, Paris
5 September–5 October 2019 David Nash Trees Galerie Lelong & Co. Paris, 13 Rue de Téhéran
Contemporary art exhibition, Barthélémy Toguo, Wouri, Donga, Sanaga... at Galerie Lelong & Co. Paris, Paris
5 September–5 October 2019 Barthélémy Toguo Wouri, Donga, Sanaga... Galerie Lelong & Co. Paris, 13 Rue de Téhéran
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Jannis Kounellis, Arnulf Rainer, Antoni Tàpies at Galerie Lelong & Co. Paris, Paris
5 September–26 October 2019 Group Exhibition Jannis Kounellis, Arnulf Rainer, Antoni Tàpies Galerie Lelong & Co. Paris, 38 Avenue Matignon
Contemporary art exhibition, Emily Mae Smith, Avalon at Perrotin, Paris
28 August–9 November 2019 Emily Mae Smith Avalon Perrotin, Paris
Contemporary art exhibition, Raymond Pettibon, Raymond Pettibon at David Zwirner, Paris
16 October–16 November 2019 Raymond Pettibon Raymond Pettibon David Zwirner, Paris

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Asia Now, FIAC and Paris Internationale: A walk-through Ocula Report Asia Now, FIAC and Paris Internationale: A walk-through 26 Oct 2018 : Stephanie Bailey for Ocula

Located next to the Japanese embassy, it was only a matter of time before Japan would become the focus of Asia Now's annual Platform, with the nation-wide Japonismes 2018 offering a catalyst to do so. The Japanese Platform for the 4th Asia Now (17–21 October 2018) was organised by Emmanuelle de Montgazon, associate curator of the Japanese Season at...

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Asia Now 2018 Ocula Photolog Asia Now 2018 19 October 2018

'Founded by Claude Fain and Alexandra Fain, ASIA NOW aims to present the new perspectives and issues for contemporary Asian art and its market: the value of its artists, its potential for development and its rising stars.'–Asia Now Paris (17–21 October 2018).

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Asia Now ... and beyond: Paris Art Week 2017 Ocula Report Asia Now ... and beyond: Paris Art Week 2017 2 Nov 2017 : Stephanie Bailey for Ocula

There was high drama at the third edition of Asia Now in Paris (18–22 October 2017), this year showcasing 30 galleries from Asia and the Western world. Not least because of the location where Europe's first boutique fair dedicated to contemporary Asian art is staged: the grand 19th-century Les Salons Hoche.Screening at Choi & Lager was Kelvin...

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Human not beast: Art in an anxious Paris Ocula Report Human not beast: Art in an anxious Paris 17 Nov 2016 : Elliat Albrecht for Ocula

Following on from the spectacle of Frieze London, contemporary art fair FIAC took place in Paris from 20 - 23 October. 186 international galleries mounted booths in the Grand and Petit Palais, with larger artworks shown in the pedestrianised Avenue Winston Churchill between the two historical buildings. Preceding the fair’s opening, there...

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Breaking preconceived ideas of ‘Asian art’: ASIA NOW in Paris Ocula Report Breaking preconceived ideas of ‘Asian art’: ASIA NOW in Paris 3 Nov 2016 : Elliat Albrecht for Ocula

The second edition of ASIA NOW, the annual fair dedicated to contemporary Asian art, took place from 19 - 23 October in Paris. That was also the week that the Grand and Petit Palais were teeming with collectors and gallerists for major international art fair FIAC. The timing was certainly no coincidence: ASIA NOW aims to encourage European...

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FIAC Paris 2016 Ocula Photolog FIAC Paris 2016 20 October 2016

Built for the 1900 World Fair and listed as an historic monument, the Grand Palais accommodates under the largest glass ceiling in Europe over 1.5 million visitors per year during events dedicated to contemporary creation and innovation. Like its neighbour, the Petit Palais was also built for the 1900 World Fair and became the Musée des...

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Asia Now 2016 Ocula Photolog Asia Now 2016 20 October 2016

For its second edition, Asia Now is broadening perspectives on contemporary Asian art and its growing market, showcasing both established and emerging artists to demonstrate its value and potential. Asia Now gathers over 30 galleries, representing artists from more than 12 Asian territories including Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan,...

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A report from ASIA NOW Ocula Report A report from ASIA NOW 30 Oct 2015 : Anna Dickie for Ocula

When details of the new Parisian art fair, ASIA NOW, were announced only very shortly before its inaugural opening on 20th October 2015, it appeared as though the fair might be a last minute job. Yet, it has, according to numerous accounts, been a very successful fair: carefully planned and organised, and well attended by collectors genuinely...

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Prune Nourry Catharsis - Galerie Templon Related Video & Audio Prune Nourry Catharsis - Galerie Templon Templon : 16 September 2019

PRUNE NOURRYCatharsis7 SEPTEMBER—19 OCTOBER 2019Galerie Templon, Paris Grenier Saint Lazare© Sylvie Boulloud

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Valerio Adami - Les années 80 Related Video & Audio Valerio Adami - Les années 80 Templon : 16 September 2019

VALERIO ADAMILes années 807 SEPTEMBER—19 OCTOBER 2019Galerie Templon - Paris Beaubourg© Sylvie Boulloud

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Kehinde Wiley’s Tahitian works — an island idyll seen through a fresh lens Related Press Kehinde Wiley’s Tahitian works — an island idyll seen through a fresh lens Financial Times : 30 May 2019

On the island idyll, the artist has immersed himself in the lives and ways of the Mahu, a centuries-old community made up of transgender women (Mahu is the traditional Polynesian classification of people of a third gender). The result is a new series of paintings and a video installation on show at Galerie Templon in Paris, focused on this...

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Tahiti - Kehinde Wiley Related Video & Audio Tahiti - Kehinde Wiley Templon : 23 May 2019

© Sylvie BoulloudGalerie Templon, ParisKEDINDE WILEYTahiti - Kehinde Wiley18 May—20 July 2019GALERIE TEMPLON, PARIS – GRENIER SAINT LAZARE

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Bonaparte comes to Brooklyn: Napoleonic paintings by Kehinde Wiley and Jacques-Louis David to be united Related Press Bonaparte comes to Brooklyn: Napoleonic paintings by Kehinde Wiley and Jacques-Louis David to be united The Art Newspaper : 21 May 2019

Jacques-Louis David’s celebrated 19th-century portrait of Napoleon on horseback will be shown alongside the US artist Kehinde Wiley’s dramatic homage to David’s painting for the first time this autumn. Both works go on show at Château de Malmaison in western Paris this autumn (9 October—6 January 2020), formerly Napoleon Bonaparte’s private...

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Kehinde Wiley, le peintre qui magnifie les communautés marginaliséesa Related Press Kehinde Wiley, le peintre qui magnifie les communautés marginaliséesa Le Monde Magazine : 17 May 2019

Costume trois-pièces, main droite sur la poitrine, main gauche sur un sceptre d’autorité. Sur son site Internet, Kehinde Wiley, 42 ans, prend crânement la pose, au risque du ridicule.Qu’on se rassure, le peintre américain, qui expose à Paris à partir du 18 mai, n’a pas la grosse tête. S’il mime un propriétaire terrien ou un aristocrate européen...

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Stone Fruit and Paper Insects: Erika Verzutti’s Play with the Soft and the Hard Related Press Stone Fruit and Paper Insects: Erika Verzutti’s Play with the Soft and the Hard Frieze : 7 March 2019

For the past couple of years, the arrival of spring has coincided with the transformation of the Centre Pompidou's South Galleries into a laboratory for experiments at the crossroads of art and new technologies.

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MADSAKI 'French Fries with Mayo', Perrotin Paris Related Video & Audio MADSAKI 'French Fries with Mayo', Perrotin Paris Perrotin : 7 December 2018

Video of the exhibition French Fries with Mayo at Perrotin Paris, September 6–September 22© Nikolaï Saoulski

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