'Poems are like sentences that have taken their clothes off.' Marlene Dumas' poetic and sensual refrain accompanies her figurative watercolours on view in Possibilities for a Non-Alienated Life, the fourth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB) in the southern state of Kerala, India (12 December 2018–29 March 2019).Dumas' new series...
The paintings of Ellen Altfest are ethereal in their detail. Fields of minutiae come together as pulsating images; small brushstrokes of oil paint accumulate over a series of months to single out seemingly innocuous subjects, such as a hand resting atop patterned fabric (The Hand, 2011) or a deep green cactus reaching upwards from beneath a bed of...
On the rooftop of the former Rio Hotel complex in Colombo, it was hard to ignore the high-rise buildings, still under construction, blocking all but a sliver of what used to be an open view over Slave Island, once an island on Beira Lake that housed slaves in the 19th century, and now a downtown suburb. The hotel was set alight during the...
In Art Basel's American show, leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa show significant work from the masters of Modern and contemporary art, as well as the new generation of emerging stars. Photography by Charles Roussel.
Ocula PhotologWest Bund Art & Design 2018
The fifth edition of West Bund Art & Design fair exceeds 20,000 square metres with more than 110 leading international galleries from 43 cities across Asia, Europe, North America and South America presenting the highest calibre of contemporary art.
Ocula PhotologAsia Now 2018
ASIA NOW is Europe's first boutique art fair devoted to contemporary Asian art. Since 2016, ASIA NOW takes place every year in a Parisian mansion at 9 Avenue Hoche during Paris Art Week in October.
Ocula PhotologFIAC Paris 2018
The 45th edition of FIAC was hosted within the prestigious halls of the Grand Palais and presented a selection of modern art, contemporary art, as well as design galleries, among the most emblematic of the international scene.
Ocula PhotologFrieze London 2018
Frieze London returns to Regent's Park this October to present the best of international contemporary art by emerging and established artists, featuring more than 160 of the world’s leading galleries.