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...
Zoe Butt is the artistic director of The Factory Contemporary Arts Centre in Ho Chi Minh City, the first purpose-built space for contemporary art in Vietnam. Founded in March 2016, the Centre was designed by HTAP Architects in an old steel warehouse, with cargo shipping containers added to its structure. Initiated as a social enterprise...
This year, 290 leading international galleries presented works ranging from the Modern period of the early 20th century to the most contemporary artists from across the globe.
Ocula PhotologJingArt 2019
30 May–2 June
Theart fair JINGART returns to Beijing with an extraordinary breadth of artwork on view for collectors and art lovers, under the dome of Beijing Exhibition Center.
Ocula PhotologThe 58th Venice Biennale
11 May–24 November 2019
The 58th International Art Exhibition, titled 'May You Live In Interesting Times', is curated by Ralph Rugoff and develops from the Central Pavilion (Giardini) to the Arsenale and includes 79 participants. It also includes 89 National Participations in the historic Pavilions at the Giardini, at the Arsenale and in the historic city centre of Venice. In addition 21 Collateral Events which are admitted by the curator and promoted by non-profit bodies and institutions, take place in several locations.
Ocula PhotologVenice Biennale Performances
8–12 May 2019
In collaboration with Delfina Foundation, Ocula presents a photolog of the Venice Biennale performance programme devised by Ralph Rugoff, artistic director of this year's Biennale, and Aaron Cezar, director of Delfina.
Ocula PhotologFrieze New York 2019
2–5 May 2019
Featuring leading galleries from 26 countries, Frieze New York showcased an extraordinary cross-section of work, from today's most exciting emerging artists to seminal figures of the 20th century.