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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 The Top 20 Images on Instagram @oculadotcom

'Five Decades: Sculpture and Works on Paper: Koji Enokura, Noriyuki Haraguchi, Tatsuo Kawaguchi, Noburu Takayama' @simonleegallery in London. Artwork: Tatsuo Kawaguchi, 'Stone and Light no. 4', (1989), stone and fluorescent lamp, 237 x 50 x 36 cm
#AiWeiwei's 'Grapes', 2014, 40 antique wooden stools from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 223 x 186 x 190 cm. Collection of the artist and on view @faurschou_foundation in Copenhagen. Photo by Anders Sune Berg, © #FaurschouFoundation.
#JohnNixon solo exhibition at #TwoRooms Gallery in Auckland. This exhibition is an overview of various paintings from the past 30 years - works situated within the lexicons of minimalism and maximalism. It presents examples from a number of different seri
#Whitecube Mason's Yard is presenting '2D-3D: Glass & Vapor'. This is the fourth solo exhibition at White Cube by #LarryBell, a leading exponent of the Californian Light and Space Movement. The exhibition opens on 17 July and runs until 26 September 2015.
@davidzwirner is showing a stunning exhibition of works from the 1960s and 1970s by #DeWainValentine, a key member of what is often referred to as the Light and Space Movement.
@rebecca_baumann and @brendanvh68 'Untitled', 2015 (a collaborative work made for 'Colour Restraint' at Sydney's Campbelltown Arts Centre) now showing @starkwhite gallery in Auckland until 8 August 2014. Photo: @aishjohan
@simonleegalleryhk in Hong Kong's Pedder Building is showing an exhibition by important Italian artist #ClaudioParmiggiani. The show will be open until 29 August 2015. #simonlee #simonleegallery
ANNA HORNE, 'Weigh it up' (2015), Concrete, rope. Variable dimensions, 40cm ring. Image courtesy of @gagprojects and detail of photo by Grant Hancock #onOculanow #GAGprojects #AnnaHorne #greenawayartgallery #cacsacontemporary2015 @anna_horne
Antony Gormley's 'Another Time' exhibition, curated by #BeAndr, situates #Gormley's #sculpture within the history of the #MardalsfossenWaterfall and #Eikesdalen valley, #Norway.
As part of the #28Chinese exhibition, the @asianartmuseum is hosting a conversation tonight, 13 August, with Mera and Donald Rubell, founders of the #RubellFamilyCollection. Between 2001 and 2012, the Rubells conducted six research trips to China, where t
Detail of #LiuXiaodong, 'The Nude Black Maya', 2009, Oil on canvas, 200 x 250 cm. Collection of the artist. © Liu Xiaodong Studio
Details of #JeanMichelBasquiat's 'Grillo' (1984), Acrylique, huile, photocopie, crayon gras et clous sur bois, ou Technique mixte, 243,8 × 537,2 × 47 cm.
Gavin Brown's Enterprise presented a stand-out booth @friezeartfair in New York, as captured by Ocula's photographer at the fair, @charlesroussel The booth features artist Jonathan Horowitz's '700 Dots'
Instalação 'Embankment' da artista Rachel Whiteread #architecture #arquitetura #arte #art #artlover #design #architecturelover #instagood #instacool #instadesign #instadaily #projetocompartilhar #shareproject #davidguerra #arquiteturadavidguerra #arquitet
Installation view Hany Armanious at Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney | 2 July–1 August 2015 #hanyarmanious #roslynoxley9 #roslynoxley9gallery #roslynoxley #onoculanow
Installation view of 'The Roof Garden Commission: Pierre Huyghe' at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2015. Photography by Hyla Skopitz, The Photograph Studio, The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Copyright 2015. The French artist's project @metmuseum explores t
Installation view of 'The Toxic Sublime', White Cube Bermondsey, London, 15 July - 13 September 2015 © Marc Quinn. Photo (detail) © White Cube (George Darrell)
Thomas Hirschhorn, 'In-Between', installation view at the #SouthLondonGallery, 2015. Courtesy #ThomasHirschhorn and photo by Mark Blower.
YAYOI KUSAMA | 'PUMPKIN', 2015. Stainless steel and urethane paint | 58 x 56.12 x 55.12 inches. Image © Yayoi Kusama. Courtesy of KUSAMA Enterprise, Ota Fine Arts, Tokyo/Singapore and David Zwirner, New York/London
ZERO - 'Let Us Explore the Stars', #StedelijkMuseum Amsterdam, 2015, installation view. Photo by Gert Jan Van Rooij.

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