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Jess Johnson: Worlds Within Worlds Ocula Conversation Jess Johnson: Worlds Within Worlds

Geometric patterns, anthropomorphic characters, architectural spatial environments, and relics of the ancient world appear throughout Jess Johnson's artworks.Johnson's solo art-ventures began in drawing, but her long-term collaborative relationship with animator Simon Ward brings her drawings to life in videos and virtual reality. The animator has...

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Melati Suryodarmo: Performance Art as Trigger Ocula Conversation Melati Suryodarmo: Performance Art as Trigger

In 2012, Melati Suryodarmo opened Studio Plesungan in her native Surakarta, also known as Solo, the historic royal capital of the Mataram Empire of Java in Indonesia. Suryodarmo had returned to Indonesia from Germany, where she studied Butoh and choreography with Butoh dancer and choreographer Anzu Furukawa, time-based media with avantgarde...

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Lagos Biennial 2019: Stories from Africa’s most Populous City Ocula Report Lagos Biennial 2019: Stories from Africa’s most Populous City 15 Nov 2019 : Jareh Das for Ocula

Under the direction of Folakunle Oshun, the second edition of the Lagos Biennial (26 October–23 November 2019) includes works by over 40 Lagos-based and international artists, architects, and collectives. Curated by architect Tosin Oshinowo, curator and producer Oyindamola Fakeye, and assistant curator of photography at the Art Institute of...

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Hans Hartung and Art Informel: Exhibition Walkthrough Ocula Insight | Video
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Hans Hartung and Art Informel: Exhibition Walkthrough 15 October 2019

Hans Hartung and Art Informel at Mazzoleni London (1 October 2019-18 January 2020) presents key works by the French-German painter while highlighting his connection with artists active in Paris during the 50s and 60s. In this video, writer and historian Alan Montgomery discusses Hartung's practice and its legacy.Born in Leipzig in 1904, Hans...

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Selected Photos From Asia Now 2019

Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Lee Wan, 313 Art Project, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Gallery Lee & Bae, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Shiori Eda and Danhôo, A2Z Art Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
A2Z Art Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Shiori Eda, A2Z Art Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
A2Z Art Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Beijing Commune, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Beijing Commune, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Beijing Commune, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Ma Qiusha and Yang Xinguang, Beijing Commune, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Hu Xiaoyuan, Beijing Commune, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Beijing Commune, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Beijing Commune, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Pixy Liao and Wu Jian'an, Chambers Fine Art, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Guo Hongwei and Yan Shanchun, Chambers Fine Art, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Wu Jian'an and Fu Xiaotong, Chambers Fine Art, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Yan Shanchun and Pixy Liao, Chambers Fine Art, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Yan Shanchun and Pixy Liao, Chambers Fine Art, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Pixy Liao, Chambers Fine Art, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
CHOI&LAGER Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Lee Tae Soo and Jaeho Jung, CHOI&LAGER Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Lee Tae Soo and Jaeho Jung, CHOI&LAGER Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Yu Jinyoung, CHOI&LAGER Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Hua Tunan, Danysz - Paris, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Hua Tunan, Danysz - Paris, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Huang Rui, Danysz - Paris, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Huang Rui, Danysz - Paris, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Huang Rui, Danysz - Paris, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Hua Tunan, Danysz - Paris, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Qiu Zhijie, Galleria Continua, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Qiu Zhijie, Galleria Continua, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Qiu Zhijie, Galleria Continua, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Qiu Zhijie, Galleria Continua, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Qiu Zhijie, Galleria Continua, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Qiu Zhijie, Galleria Continua, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Qiu Zhijie, Galleria Continua, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Zhang Shujian, HdM Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
HdM Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Yun Yongye and Qian Jiahua, HdM Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
HdM Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
HdM Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
HdM Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
HdM Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
La Patinoire Royale – galerie Valérie Bach, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
La Patinoire Royale – galerie Valérie Bach, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Futamura Yoshimi and Trong Gia Nguyen, La Patinoire Royale – galerie Valérie Bach, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Futamura Yoshimi and Trong Gia Nguyen, La Patinoire Royale – galerie Valérie Bach, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Tristan Wu, Le Réservoir, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Tristan Wu, Le Réservoir, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Tristan Wu, Le Réservoir, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Tristan Wu, Le Réservoir, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Zhuo Qi, Galerie Les Filles du Calvaire, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Zhuo Qi, Galerie Les Filles du Calvaire, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Zhuo Qi, Galerie Les Filles du Calvaire, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Jin Woo Lee and Shoi, Galerie Maria Lund, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Ji-Eun Yoon, Galerie Maria Lund, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Ji-Eun Yoon, Galerie Maria Lund, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Li Shurui, New Galerie, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Wang Sishun, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Anna Park, Over The Influence, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Anna Park, Over The Influence, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Tang Contemporary, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Tang Contemporary, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Tang Contemporary, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Tang Contemporary, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Tang Contemporary, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Heri Dono, The Columns Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Heri Dono, The Columns Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Heri Dono, The Columns Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Heri Dono, The Columns Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Galerie Tokyoïte, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Galerie Tokyoïte, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Galerie Tokyoïte, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Galerie Tokyoïte, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Alvin Ong and BenCab, Yavuz Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
André Hemer, Yavuz Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Alfredo & Isabel Aquilizan and Abdul Abdullah, Yavuz Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Yavuz Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Yeo Kaa, Yavuz Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Yeo Kaa, Yavuz Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Alvin Ong and Yeo Kaa, Yavuz Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Yavuz Gallery, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Jiu Society, Vanguard Gallery, IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Chen Qiulin, A Thousand Plateaus Art Space, IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Martin Goya Business, IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Martin Goya Business, IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Martin Goya Business, IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Martin Goya Business, IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
MadeIn Gallery, IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Pixy Liao, Chambers Fine Art, IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
aaajiao and Shi Zheng, AIKE, IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Timoteus A. Kusno, The Columns Gallery, IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Timoteus A. Kusno, The Columns Gallery, IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
Wong Kit Yi, a.m. space, IRL {In Real Life} Platform Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.
IRL {In Real Life} Platform, Asia Now, Paris (16–20 October 2019). Courtesy Ocula. Photo: Charles Roussel.

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