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Bani Abidi: ‘What you see in my films is what I know’ Ocula Conversation Bani Abidi: ‘What you see in my films is what I know’

A group of voices accompanies me in the exhibition. They are singing words I cannot comprehend, yet the warm tunes are familiar: folk songs, love songs, songs of longing. There are letters, too. They speak of the quotidian details of a soldier's life: the hardness of the war, sending money to the family, and longing for familiar landscapes, food,...

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Aichi to Okayama: Art in Japan Looks to the Future Ocula Report Aichi to Okayama: Art in Japan Looks to the Future 11 Oct 2019 : Stephanie Bailey for Ocula

There has been a flurry of triennial and biennial art activity in Japan this year. The Aichi Triennale opened in Nagoya this August, sparking a national debate about the shutting down of a display of formerly censored works—the result of public backlash against a burnt image of Emperor Hirohito and a statue commemorating the women forced into...

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Hans Hartung and Art Informel: Exhibition Walkthrough Ocula Insight | Video
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Hans Hartung and Art Informel: Exhibition Walkthrough 15 October 2019

Hans Hartung and Art Informel at Mazzoleni London (1 October 2019-18 January 2020) presents key works by the French-German painter while highlighting his connection with artists active in Paris during the 50s and 60s. In this video, writer and historian Alan Montgomery discusses Hartung's practice and its legacy.Born in Leipzig in 1904, Hans...

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Pablo Bronstein

b. 1977, Argentina

Pablo Bronstein (b. 1977, Buenos Aires) lives and works in London.

In 2020, Bronstein will have a solo exhibition at Sir John Soane's Museum, London. In 2019, he will unveil a new commission in collaboration with David Kohn Architects at Ickworth House, Suffolk.

In 2019, Bronstein had a solo presentation at the OGR, Turin (with an offsite iteration of the work at the 58th Venice Biennale). In 2018, Bronstein's solo shows included presentations at Herald St across both the gallery's Herald St and Museum St locations, and Bloomberg SPACE, London. In 2017, Bronstein had a major presentation at RIBA, London, Conservatism, or the Long Reign of Pseudo-Georgian Architecture, and unveiled a new permanent commission at Jupiter Artland, Edinburgh. Bronstein was the recipient of the Tate Britain Commission 2016, for which he produced Historical Dances in an Antique Setting in the Duveen Galleries. In 2016 he also designed the set for The Creation, produced by Rambert and reenacted at Garsington Opera, Buckinghamshire, before touring to Sadler's Wells, London. Other solo exhibitions include: Wall Pomp, Pallant House Gallery, Chichester (2016); The Grand Tour, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham, and Chatsworth House, Derbyshire (2015); Studies in Mannerist Decomposition, Museo Marino Marini, Florence (2015); We live in Mannerist times, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (2015); Enlightenment Discourse on the Origins of Architecture, REDCAT, Los Angeles (2014); A is Building, B is Architecture, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva (2013); Sketches for Regency Living, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London (2011); Pissoir, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (2011); and Pablo Bronstein at the Met, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (2009).

Upcoming group exhibitions include: Raid the Icebox Now, RISD Museum, Providence. Recent group exhibitions include: Ljubljana Biennial, Slovenia (2019); Joy for Ever: how to use art to change the world and its price in the market, The Whitworth, Manchester (2019); Transantiquity, Galeria Municipal do Porto, Portugal (2018); New Acquisitions, British Museum, London (2018); 250th Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London (2018); What Is Enlightenment, Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw (2018); Idea Home Show, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Middlesbrough (2017); Spaces without drama or surface is an illusion, but so is depth, Graham Foundation, Chicago (2017); British Art Show 8, various venues, UK (2015–2017); Collected by Thea Westreich Wagner and Ethan Wagner, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, and Centre Pompidou, Paris (2016–2017); Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague (2016); L'Année dernière à Marienbad, Kunsthalle Bremen, Bremen (2015); History is Now: 7 Artists Take on Britain, Hayward Gallery, London (2015); Folkestone Triennial, curated by Lewis Biggs, Folkestone (2014); Curiosity: Art and the Pleasures of Knowing, curated by Brian Dillon, Hayward Gallery Touring, various venues, UK (2013–2014); Ideal Standard Forms, Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Turin (2013); Arkhaiologia: Archeology in Contemporary Art, Centre PasquArt, Biel (2011); Scene Shifts, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm (2010); MOVE: Choreographing You, Hayward Gallery Touring (2010–2011).

In 2017, König Books published Pseudo-Georgian London and in 2013 König Books published a major monograph of the artist, A is Building B is Architecture. Other solo publications include: Gilded Keyholes (2013), Postmodern Architecture in London, second edition (2011) and Ornamental Designs (2008), all published by König Books, as well as Enlightenment Discourse on the Origins of Architecture (2014) published by REDCAT, Pissoir (2011) published by Kunsthal Charlottenborg and Description of Casa Scaccabarozzi (2008) published by Galleria Franco Noero.

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Featured Artworks

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Panic Button in Russian Style by Pablo Bronstein contemporary artwork
Pablo BronsteinPanic Button in Russian Style, 2019 Ink and watercolour on paper, artist’s frame
34 x 66.6 x 3.6 cm
Herald St
Dressing Mirror in the style of the Turkish Seraglio by Pablo Bronstein contemporary artwork
Pablo BronsteinDressing Mirror in the style of the Turkish Seraglio, 2019 Ink and watercolour on paper, artist’s frame
57.5 x 49.5 x 6.5 cm
Herald St
Pompeian Extension by Pablo Bronstein contemporary artwork
Pablo BronsteinPompeian Extension, 2018 Ink and watercolour on paper, artist’s frame
82.5 x 93 x 4 cm (incl frame)
Herald St
Dramatically cantilevered building by Pablo Bronstein contemporary artwork
Pablo BronsteinDramatically cantilevered building, 2018 Ink and watercolour, artist’s frame
90.5 x 63.6 cm
Herald St
Clock in the style of a Georgian Lampoon by Pablo Bronstein contemporary artwork
Pablo BronsteinClock in the style of a Georgian Lampoon, 2018 Ink and watercolour on paper, artist’s frame
72 x 67 x 3 cm
Herald St
Current world’s largest clock, Mecca Royal Hotel, Mecca by Pablo Bronstein contemporary artwork
Pablo BronsteinCurrent world’s largest clock, Mecca Royal Hotel, Mecca, 2018 Pencil and watercolour on paper, artist’s frame
49 x 36.5 x 3 cm
Herald St
City Palace by Pablo Bronstein contemporary artwork
Pablo BronsteinCity Palace, 2018 Ink and wash on paper, artist's frame
92 x 151 x 5 cm
Herald St

Recent Exhibitions

Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Print Project Space: New Editions at Cristea Roberts Gallery, London
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1–22 September 2018 Group Exhibition Print Project Space: New Editions Cristea Roberts Gallery, London
Contemporary art exhibition, Pablo Bronstein, Pablo Bronstein at Herald St, London
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6 April–19 May 2018 Pablo Bronstein Pablo Bronstein Herald St, Museum St, London
Contemporary art exhibition, Pablo Bronstein, Pablo Bronstein at Herald St, London
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6 April–19 May 2018 Pablo Bronstein Pablo Bronstein Herald St, Herald St, London

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Unlimited, the Art Basel platform allotted for large-scale and unconventional artworks, will be showing a record 88 projects from participating galleries this year. Gianni Jetzer, curator-at-large at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, is heading the section for the fifth year in a row.

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Contemporary commission to bring performance to Tate Britain’s traditional spaces Related Press Contemporary commission to bring performance to Tate Britain’s traditional spaces It's Nice That : 27 February 2016

Pablo Bronstein has been announced at the artist creating the Tate Britain Commission 2016, making a new large-scale piece in response to the site’s central neo-classical Duveen Galleries.In a similar approach to his 2011 ICA show, the Argentina-born artist will be using the space to house a series of interventions and performances that...

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