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‘An Opera for Animals’ at Rockbund Art Museum Ocula Report ‘An Opera for Animals’ at Rockbund Art Museum 19 Jul 2019 : Penny Liu for Ocula

An Opera for Animals was first staged at Para Site in Hong Kong between 23 March and 2 June 2019, with works by over 48 artists and collectives that use opera as a metaphor for modes of contemporary, cross-disciplinary art-making. The exhibition's second iteration takes up a large portion of the Rockbund Art Museum (RAM) in Shanghai (22 June–25...

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Zoe Butt on the Challenges and Rewards of Curating Ocula Conversation Zoe Butt on the Challenges and Rewards of Curating

Zoe Butt is the artistic director of The Factory Contemporary Arts Centre in Ho Chi Minh City, the first purpose-built space for contemporary art in Vietnam. Founded in March 2016, the Centre was designed by HTAP Architects in an old steel warehouse, with cargo shipping containers added to its structure. Initiated as a social enterprise...

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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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Agnes Martin

(1912 - 2004), Canada

American artist Agnes Martin was known for her unique abstract style of painting that was informed by Cubism, Surrealism, and Abstract Expressionism. The artist, who was born in Canada in 1912 and moved to the United States in 1932, was celebrated for her understated compositions and large monochrome grids. 

Featured Artworks

Untitled by Agnes Martin contemporary artwork
Agnes MartinUntitled, 1977 Watercolour and graphite on paper
23 x 23 cm
Galerie Buchholz
Untitled by Agnes Martin contemporary artwork
Agnes MartinUntitled, 1963 Ink on paper
20.5 x 19.5 cm
Galerie Buchholz
Untitled by Agnes Martin contemporary artwork
Agnes MartinUntitled, 1995 Pencil and ink on paper
Pace Gallery
Untitled by Agnes Martin contemporary artwork
Agnes MartinUntitled, 1977 Watercolour, graphite and ink on paper
22.9 x 22.9 cm
Simon Lee Gallery
On a Clear Day #22 by Agnes Martin contemporary artwork
Agnes MartinOn a Clear Day #22, 1973 Screenprint on Japanese Rag paper
30.5 x 30.5 cm
Krakow Witkin Gallery

Current & Recent Exhibitions

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Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, At the Edge of Things: Baer, Corse, Martin at Pace Gallery, London
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7 June–14 August 2019 Group Exhibition At the Edge of Things: Baer, Corse, Martin Pace Gallery, London
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Continuing Abstraction at Gagosian, Basel
Closed
10 June–13 July 2019 Group Exhibition Continuing Abstraction Gagosian, Basel
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Vista View at Galerie Buchholz, New York
Closed
31 January–20 April 2019 Group Exhibition Vista View Galerie Buchholz, New York

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Gagosian to go off-piste with first pop-up show during Art Basel Related Press Gagosian to go off-piste with first pop-up show during Art Basel The Art Newspaper : 4 June 2019

Last year, Gagosian introduced an innovative virtual online viewing room during Art Basel. This year, the gallery is creating another sales platform during the Swiss fair, this time taking a bricks and mortar approach with an off-site pop-up exhibition titled Continuing Abstraction (10—16 June).

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An alternative history of abstract art Related Press An alternative history of abstract art Apollo Magazine : 25 May 2018

Surface Work, a survey show of women abstract artists across Victoria Miro’s Mayfair and Wharf Road galleries, reveals an alternative history of how much women have already achieved.From the examples of the more than 50 artists in this show–some relatively unknown and others household names–it is obvious that women approached abstraction with just...

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Interview with Frances Morris, Director of Tate Modern Related Press Interview with Frances Morris, Director of Tate Modern ArtAsiaPacific : 31 January 2017

Did you have aspirations to be an artist?Oh yes, drawing was my thing rather than painting. I used a Rotring pen with sepia ink, I loved these pens. I always thought I was going to go to art school and do graphics.What happened to make you switch from the idea of practicing art to studying theory?I was beginning to paint and became interested in...

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'Mystery is everything': John Zorn makes music for Agnes Martin Related Press 'Mystery is everything': John Zorn makes music for Agnes Martin ARTNews : 1 December 2016

Quietude might be better suited than music for the art of Agnes Martin, but as the post-punks used to say: silence is a rhythm too. Certainly it is in the realm of Martin’s lines and grids, where hushed demarcations of empty space suggest so much, and in the context of her decades-long career, which was guided by a muted devotion to...

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