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Taloi Havini: Reclaiming Space and History By Ruth McDougall, Sydney

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 .

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Armory Week Lowdown: Art Shows to See Latest Ocula Report Armory Week Lowdown: Art Shows to See By Casey Carsel, New York

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.

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Ella Kruglyanskaya Steals from Art History, Takes Back Gaze Ocula Insight Ella Kruglyanskaya Steals from Art History, Takes Back Gaze By Tessa Moldan, London

For her second solo exhibition at Thomas Dane Gallery in London, Ella Kruglyanskaya's compositions signal the many possibilities of paint.

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Adrián Villar Rojas Biography

Adrián Villar Rojas was born in Rosario, Argentina, in 1980.

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Adrián Villar Rojas has been the recipient of numerous awards including The Zurich Art Prize at the Museum Haus Konstruktiv, (2013); the 9th Benesse Prize in the 54th Venice Biennial, (2011); the Nuevo Banco de Santa Fe Scholarship for Young Artists, and the first prize in the Bienal Nacional de Arte de Bahía Blanca at the Contemporary Art Museum of Bahía Blanca, Argentina, (2005). He has participated in various residences: SAM Art Projects, Paris, France, (2011); Banff Centre Institute, Alberta, Canada, (2010); La Residencia, Bogotá, Colombia, (2010); and at the Panorama Brasileiras das Artes, Sao Paulo, Brazil, (2009).Villar Rojas’ latest solo exhibitions include La inocencia de los animales, EXPO 1, MoMA PS1, New York, USA (2013); The Work of the Ocean, Foundation 11 Lijnen, Belgium,(2013); Before My Birth, Arts Brookfield with the New Museum, World Financial Center Plaza, New York, USA, (2012); and Poems for Earthlings, SAM ART Projects, the Louvre Museum, Paris, France, (2011). He also represented Argentina in the 54th Venice Biennial, ILLUMInations, Italy, (2011). Recent group exhibitions include the 2012 Shanghai Biennial, China; dOCUMENTA(13), Kassel, Germany, and Kabul, Afghanistan, 2012; The 2012 New Museum Triennial, The Ungovernables, New York, USA; the 2011 Istanbul Biennial, Turkey.

Text courtesy Marian Goodman Gallery.

Adrián Villar Rojas Featured Artworks

From the series The Theater of Disappearance (XXXIV) by Adrián Villar Rojas contemporary artwork
Adrián Villar RojasFrom the series The Theater of Disappearance (XXXIV), 2015–2018Stratified formation of concrete, cement, white cement, sand, coconuts and pigments (from the exhibition: Plantetarium, United Arab Emirates, 2015), polyurethane resin, concrete and recycled base rock
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From the series 'Los Teatros de Saturno' by Adrián Villar Rojas contemporary artwork
Adrián Villar RojasFrom the series 'Los Teatros de Saturno', 2014Iron and pigmented gesso
101.5 x 109 x 46 cm
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Adrián Villar Rojas Recent Exhibitions

Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Summer Selections at Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
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28 June–24 August 2018 Group Exhibition Summer Selections Marian Goodman Gallery, New York

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Adrián Villar Rojas In Ocula Magazine

Best institutional shows in Turin during Artissima Ocula Report Best institutional shows in Turin during Artissima By Rachael Vance, Turin

Each November the art world casts its attention on Italy’s art centre of Turin for the annual Artissima art fair. However, its not only the fair that attracts the international art cognoscenti to the Piedmont capital. With a history steeped in the cultural avant-garde of the Arte Povera movement and with strong philanthropic arts circles...

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Adrián Villar Rojas In Related Press

Art Basel Week 2017: What to See Related Press Art Basel Week 2017: What to See 16 June 2017, Whitewall

Outside of the fairs this week, don't miss the exhibitions on view at Basel's tops museums and institutions, including Wolfgang Tillmans, Wim Delvoye, Jérôme Zonder, Yan Xing and Richard Serra, amongst others.

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Great art in the great outdoors Related Press Great art in the great outdoors 3 May 2017, Victoria Stapley-Brown

Spring has sprung—and with it a fresh crop of public and outdoor art projects across New York. This is a special year for such work as it is the 40th anniversary of the Public Art Fund, a non-profit body founded in 1977 by Doris C. Freedman—New York's first director of cultural affairs—with the aim of turning the city into an...

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The beasts within: Artists tap into their wild sides for a roaring show Related Press The beasts within: Artists tap into their wild sides for a roaring show 26 November 2016, Wallpaper*

Rarely before have we seen such a long and varied list of contributors, as we do in Marian Goodman Gallery's group show Animality . The 'cast of creatures' ranges from dogs, camels, fish to octopi, and charts a history from George Orwell to Gabriel Orozco by way of Marcel Broodthaers. Curator Jens Hoffmann, never one to turn down a...

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Turf wars: Planned exhibition sparks legal row Related Press Turf wars: Planned exhibition sparks legal row 23 January 2015, Julia Halperin for The Art Newspaper / 7 January 2015

An exhibition destined for the National Garden of Athens backed by the Greek collector and entrepreneur Dimitris Daskalopoulos has sparked controversy in Greece. The arts non-profit NEON, established by Daskalopoulos, aims to mount a two-month-long outdoor display organised by Iwona Blazwick, the director of the Whitechapel Gallery in London at the...

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