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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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Takashi Murakami and Tobias Berger Talk Murakami Ocula Conversation
In Collaboration with Tai Kwun Contemporary
Takashi Murakami and Tobias Berger Talk Murakami

For three months from 1 June to 1 September 2019, Tai Kwun Contemporary in Hong Kong showcases MURAKAMI vs MURAKAMI, a major survey exhibition of the Japanese artist Takashi Murakami. Curated by Tobias Berger, head of art at Tai Kwun, and Gunnar B Kvaran, director of Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, the exhibition spans the three floors of Tai Kwun's...

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Get Up, Stand Up Now: Generations of Black Creative Pioneers at Somerset House Ocula Report Get Up, Stand Up Now: Generations of Black Creative Pioneers at Somerset House 5 Jul 2019 : Jareh Das for Ocula

Get Up Stand Up Now: Generations of Black Creative Pioneers at Somerset House in London (12 June–15 September 2019) surveys more than half a century of black creativity in Britain and beyond across the fields of art, film, photography, music, design, fashion, and literature.Curated by Zak Ové, works by approximately 100 intergenerational black...

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What to See in New York Galleries This Week

Roberta Smith, Holland Cotter, Will Heinrich and Martha Schwendener The New York Times First published on 26 January 2017

__Aline Kominsky-Crumb and Robert Crumb, Drawn Together, Exhibition view at David Zwirner, New York. Image courtesy of David Zwirner and the artists.

ALINE KOMINSKY-CRUMB & R. CRUMB

Through Feb. 18. David Zwirner, 525 West 19th Street, Manhattan; 212-727-2070, davidzwirner.com.

Cartoon art drawn for reproduction doesn’t gain much from being hung on a wall. It’s fun to spot the occasional daub of correcting fluid or try to unravel the mysteries of R. Crumb’s preternatural draftsmanship, but Mr. Crumb and his wife, Aline Kominsky-Crumb, have such compelling confessional voices, whether working alone or in collaboration, that it’s almost impossible not to read the panels in sequence — just the way you would if they were printed.

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