'Poems are like sentences that have taken their clothes off.' Marlene Dumas' poetic and sensual refrain accompanies her figurative watercolours on view in Possibilities for a Non-Alienated Life, the fourth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB) in the southern state of Kerala, India (12 December 2018–29 March 2019).Dumas' new series...
The paintings of Ellen Altfest are ethereal in their detail. Fields of minutiae come together as pulsating images; small brushstrokes of oil paint accumulate over a series of months to single out seemingly innocuous subjects, such as a hand resting atop patterned fabric (The Hand, 2011) or a deep green cactus reaching upwards from beneath a bed of...
On the rooftop of the former Rio Hotel complex in Colombo, it was hard to ignore the high-rise buildings, still under construction, blocking all but a sliver of what used to be an open view over Slave Island, once an island on Beira Lake that housed slaves in the 19th century, and now a downtown suburb. The hotel was set alight during the...
Josh Brand (b. 1980, Elkhorn) lives and works in Brooklyn.
Selected solo shows include: Peace Being, Herald St, London, 2015; Misako and Rosen, Tokyo, 2014 and 2011; Nature, Herald St, London, 2012; White Columns (Project), New York, 2007.
Selected group shows include: Double Take, Drawing Room, London, 2016; Never Enough: Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary Art, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, 2014; Personal Space, Essex Flowers, New York, 2014; Update, White Columns, New York, 2011; Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2010); Grange Prize for Contemporary Photography, AGO - Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto (2010); Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, 2010; La Preuve Concrete, curated by Bettina Klein, CEAAC, Strasbourg, FR, 2009, and The Possible Document, Herald St, London, 2008.
Brand has also produced work with the artist collective Hurray, which has been exhibited in Europe as well as in the US.
In 2013, New York-based Hassla Books published Nature, an artist's book in an edition of 500.
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