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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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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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b. 1930, Germany

Günther Uecker Biography

Although it is an everyday object that is usually kept hidden, the nail became an important element in the work of German artist Günther Uecker. Through nails, he evoked a play with light and shadow, creating an optical illusion of movement.

Günther Uecker Featured Artworks

Doppelspirale 'Both' by Günther Uecker contemporary artwork
Günther UeckerDoppelspirale 'Both', 2019Nails and white paint on canvas on wood
200 x 160 cm
Lévy Gorvy Enquire about this work
Schauer by Günther Uecker contemporary artwork
Günther UeckerSchauer, 2019Nails and white paint on canvas on wood
200 x 160 cm
Lévy Gorvy Enquire about this work
Wolken by Günther Uecker contemporary artwork
Günther UeckerWolken, 1992Watercolour on handmade paper. From the series 'Wolken'.
13.5 x 19 cm
Lévy Gorvy Enquire about this work
Leviathan by Günther Uecker contemporary artwork
Günther UeckerLeviathan, 1991Watercolour on handmade paper
Lévy Gorvy Enquire about this work
Diagonale/Vertikale Struktur by Günther Uecker contemporary artwork
Günther UeckerDiagonale/Vertikale Struktur, 1965Nails, acrylic and sand on canvas laid down on wood
82.1 x 82 x 7 cm
Axel Vervoordt Gallery Enquire about this work
Rose II by Günther Uecker contemporary artwork
Günther UeckerRose II, 1964Kaolin and nails on canvas on board
99 x 66 x 7.5 cm
Ben Brown Fine Arts Enquire about this work
Kleine Malerische Handlung Kreis Kreise by Günther Uecker contemporary artwork
Günther UeckerKleine Malerische Handlung Kreis Kreise, 1983Nails and acrylic on canvas laid on board
40 x 40 x 5.3 cm
Ben Brown Fine Arts Enquire about this work

Günther Uecker Recent Exhibitions

Contemporary art exhibition, Günther Uecker, Notations at Lévy Gorvy, New York
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7 November 2019–25 January 2020 Günther Uecker Notations Lévy Gorvy, New York
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Corpus at Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art, Düsseldorf
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30 June–1 September 2018 Group Exhibition Corpus Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art, Düsseldorf

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Günther Uecker In Related Press

Examining the scars of history with Günther Uecker Related Press Examining the scars of history with Günther Uecker 14 February 2017, Apollo Magazine

On my way to Günther Uecker's (b. 1930) studio in Düsseldorf, I manage to lose my way, and when I ask for directions a helpful passerby points past a twisting trio of Frank Gehry buildings and says, 'Take a right at Uecker Platz.' Günther Uecker may have the honour of having a whole square christened after him, but he's not a grand figure. When I...

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