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White Cube Graduate Show Goes Transatlantic Ocula News White Cube Graduate Show Goes Transatlantic London, 29 July 2021

The online exhibition features 20 artists from top Masters-level fine arts courses in the U.K. and the U.S.

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National Gallery of Australia Will Return $3 Million of Art to India Ocula News National Gallery of Australia Will Return $3 Million of Art to India Canberra, 29 July 2021

All but one of the 14 works were acquired from dealer Subhash Kapoor, who is accused of trafficking thousands of stolen antiquities worth almost U.S. $150 million.

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‘Journey to the East’ Performance Art Festival Arrives in Glasgow This Summer Ocula News ‘Journey to the East’ Performance Art Festival Arrives in Glasgow This Summer Glasgow, 28 July 2021

The festival locates the East not on a map but the other side of human consciousness.

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Kanye West Chooses Louise Bourgeois for ‘Donda’ Cover Ocula News Kanye West Chooses Louise Bourgeois for ‘Donda’ Cover Atlanta, 27 July 2021

Art gallery Xavier Hufkens said the painting testifies to a preoccupation with sexuality, pregnancy, motherhood, and the cycles of life.

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Shubigi Rao Will Represent Singapore at Venice Biennale in 2022 Ocula News Shubigi Rao Will Represent Singapore at Venice Biennale in 2022 Singapore, 27 July 2021

Rao is best known for her 10-year project revisiting the destruction of libraries and banned books.

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See the Giant Works Coming to The Armory Show This Fall Ocula News See the Giant Works Coming to The Armory Show This Fall New York, 26 July 2021

The Armory Show has shared images of the large-scale works that will show in the fair's Platform section this year.

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24 Galleries Will Join Art Basel in Switzerland for the First Time in 2021 Ocula News 24 Galleries Will Join Art Basel in Switzerland for the First Time in 2021 Basel, 23 July 2021

Rebuilding after a tough 2020, the new participants come from near and far, including Milan, Pristina, Hong Kong, and Buenos Aires.

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Thai Artist Apichatpong Weerasethakul Wins Jury Prize at Cannes Ocula News Thai Artist Apichatpong Weerasethakul Wins Jury Prize at Cannes Cannes, 22 July 2021

The winning film, Memoria, was inspired by the filmmaker's experience of Exploding Head Syndrome.

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How Contemporary HUM Ups the Visibility of New Zealand Artists Abroad Ocula News  |  Sponsored Content | Contemporary HUM How Contemporary HUM Ups the Visibility of New Zealand Artists Abroad Auckland, 21 July 2021

Aotearoa New Zealand doesn't have a dedicated cultural diplomacy wing like the British Council or the Goethe Institute. To help amplify New Zealand visual art on the global stage, Pauline Autet established online platform Contemporary HUM.

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Gold Art Prize Will Award $25,000 to Five AAPI Artists Ocula News Gold Art Prize Will Award $25,000 to Five AAPI Artists San Francisco, 21 July 2021

Thirty-two Asian American and Pacific Island artists have been nominated for the inaugural prize.

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Humboldt Forum Opens Under Colonialist Cloud Ocula News Humboldt Forum Opens Under Colonialist Cloud Berlin, 20 July 2021

The Berlin Palace museum faces tough questions about how it acquired items in its collection.

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Pornhub Launches Art Guide to Museum Nudes Ocula News Pornhub Launches Art Guide to Museum Nudes Montreal, 19 July 2021

Porn star Cicciolina poses as the titular figure in Botticelli's The Birth of Venus in an introduction to the Classic Nudes guide.

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Venice Biennale Standout ‘Sun & Sea (Marina)’ Will Travel to U.S. Ocula News Venice Biennale Standout ‘Sun & Sea (Marina)’ Will Travel to U.S. New York, 19 July 2021

Partly inspired by a visit to the Guggenheim, the Golden Lion-winning work hasn't yet been shown outside Europe.

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Baff Akoto Revisits 2011 'London Riots’ in Augmented Reality Exhibition Ocula News Baff Akoto Revisits 2011 'London Riots’ in Augmented Reality Exhibition London, 16 July 2021

The artworks in UP:RISE will be accessed by scanning QR codes in Birmingham, Liverpool, London, and other British cities.

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Frieze Viewing Room Los Angeles Devotes New Section to Digital Art Ocula News Frieze Viewing Room Los Angeles Devotes New Section to Digital Art Los Angeles, 16 July 2021

Curated by Venus Lau, the section is dominated by Chinese new media artists.

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Centre Pompidou Offers First Look at Georg Baselitz Retrospective Ocula News Centre Pompidou Offers First Look at Georg Baselitz Retrospective Paris, 15 July 2021

The Paris museum described the show as 'the first all-encompassing exhibition' of the German expressionist giant.

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Christie’s Sales Reach $3.5 Billion in First Half of 2021 Ocula News Christie’s Sales Reach $3.5 Billion in First Half of 2021 New York, 14 July 2021

Record participation from Asian buyers and a significant uptick in online bidders contributed to the strong result.

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BMW Art Journey 2021 Winner Julien Creuzet Plans to Stay Put Ocula News BMW Art Journey 2021 Winner Julien Creuzet Plans to Stay Put Forte-de-France, 13 July 2021

The French artist will spend time in his ancestral home of Martinique, a place he says 'haunts my imagination and fuels it'.

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