In Raquel Ormella's installation City without crows (2018), an animation shows a crow repeatedly launching itself at the bars of its cage, cawing and hitting its head again and again. Ormella says the film is about being in a pet market in Yogyakarta, where she saw a recently caught bird—she could tell because it hadn't yet learnt it...
Overall, it’s clear to see the fair going from strength to strength.
There’s no question, art fairs these days attract a lot of focus. But it’s also fascinating the way they can ignite a city and become a focal point for all sorts of art activity. This week, Sydney Contemporary presents work from over 90 Australian and international galleries at Carriageworks in the inner city. Fair director Barry...
We batted it up and down and ended up with 'Go East', partly to upend east and west
I’ll quote Chuck when he told me that almost every significant breakthrough in his paintings has been as a direct result of something that he’s learned in making a print.
The office of Melbourne dealer Charles Nodrum is lined with bookshelves that reach to the ceiling. There are journals and auction catalogues stretching back decades as well as artist monographs on a surprisingly diverse range of artists. This year marks Nodrum’s 30th year in business so he has had plenty of time to build his library. It...
The inaugural exhibition in the new space, Transgression throughout the Volatile World, will take place from 22 May.
The owner of the work told Ocula Magazine about his early interest in Banksy and fascination with cryptocurrency.
Quarantine-free travel between the two cities is scheduled to start from 26 May, three days after Art Basel in Hong Kong.
Rodel Tapaya's latest paintings are an explosive collision between humanity, the natural world, and the human-made.
With Art Basel Hong Kong taking place between 19 and 23 May 2021, Ocula Magazine presents a selection of highlights taking place across the city.
At Maureen Paley in London, photographs by Peter Hujar capture New York City's nocturnal drag scene between 1970 and 1987.
Sydney-based artist Nell has a capacious practice, working deftly across sculpture, painting, sound, assemblage, performance, and public art, producing work that is both accessible yet complex. Her repertoire of symbology incorporates language, crosses, smiley faces, and orb shapes combined with a deep interest in music and lyrics, feminism and...
Featuring 13 artists, Esther Schipper's latest group exhibition is a braiding of fantasy and foreboding.
Between 6 and 15 May 2021, Art Fair Philippines shifts entirely online with 43 international exhibitors.
A project by Matthew Lutz-Kinoy treats the 19th-century house as a platform for political theatre.
Broad helped found MOCA Los Angeles in 1979 and opened The Broad across the street in 2015.
The best way the art world can help is by funding oxygen supplies and medical care, said people on the ground in India.
The work is the second most expensive Nara ever sold at auction.
The fund, and new Aboriginal Australian cultural advisors, were announced following outrage over a request for the blood of aboriginal peoples.
Naeem Mohaiemen unpacks his most recent film, commissioned by the 2020 Yokohama Triennale and Bildmuseet.
With 49 works presented in all four galleries of the museum by 25 artists, the core theme of this year's TarraWarra Biennial is slowness.
Koons sent letters to Larry Gagosian and David Zwirner on Friday announcing his departure from their galleries.
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