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Visions of Brazil: Reimagining Modernity from Tarsila to Sonia Ocula Report Visions of Brazil: Reimagining Modernity from Tarsila to Sonia 18 May 2019 : Fawz Kabra for Ocula

Bridging almost a century of Brazilian art, Visions of Brazil: Reimagining Modernity from Tarsila to Sonia at Blum & Poe in New York (30 April–22 June 2019), hosted in collaboration with Mendes Wood DM, offers a rereading of Brazilian Modernism through the works of artists practising at different times, from the 20th century through to the...

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Reiko Tomii Ocula Conversation Reiko Tomii

In 1969, Horikawa Michio, schoolteacher and member of the artist collective GUN (Group Ultra Niigata), filled out the customs paperwork to mail a one-kilogram river stone from Niigata, the proverbial 'backside of Japan', to President Nixon. In return, Horikawa received a thank you note for this 'most unusual Christmas gift'—a muted anti-war...

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Yun Hyong-keun in Venice: The Artist Behind the Paintings Ocula Report Yun Hyong-keun in Venice: The Artist Behind the Paintings 4 May 2019 : Sherry Paik for Ocula

'He was not a "political" kind of person. He just wanted to be honest and straight. But it was not easy in Korea to live like that,' writes curator Kim Inhye on artist Yun Hyong-keun. For much of his life, Yun lived in proximity to some of the most tumultuous moments in modern Korean history, from which he emerged as a pioneer of abstract...

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Paris Photo: Tradition and innovation

Editors Aesthetica Magazine First published on 10 November 2016
Edward Burtynsky, Rock of Ages #62, 1991. Courtesy of Edward Burtynsky, Flowers Gallery, London and Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto. 

Paris Photo returns in 2016 for its 20th edition at Grand Palais. Standing as one of the most significant art fairs for photography, the event brings together a community of visual arts and contemporary expression from over 30 countries that include China, Ivory Coast, Denmark, United Arab Emirates, Spain, United States, Finland, France, Greece, Hungry, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, United Kingdom, Sweden, Switzerland and Taiwan.

Its central ethos is to bring together 153 galleries and publishers to showcase the best in the medium. Notable exhibitors for 2016 include Atlas, Camera Work, Ewynn Houk, Gagosian, Flowers, Fraenkel, Carlos Carvahlo, Galerie Lelong, MEM Tokyo, Robert Kelin, White Space, Yossi Milo, Aperture Foundation and Taschen.

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