French gallerist Almine Rech-Picasso opened her first space in Asia on Shanghai's historic Bund in July this year, bringing her eponymous gallery's total locations to five. The Shanghai gallery occupies roughly 4,000 square feet on the second floor of the three-storey Amber Building, a beautiful warehouse space, originally occupied by the Central...
There's an inside joke amongst the team of Ashkal Alwan, The Lebanese Association for Plastic Arts: that every time an edition of its biennial forum on cultural practices is planned, a national crisis happens. The eighth edition of Home Works was no different: it opened on 17 October amidst the most devastating wildfires that Lebanon had witnessed...
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...
8–12 May 2019In 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.
Commissioned by Arts Council England and presented by Delfina Foundation with Venice Biennale, the performances activated the 'in-between' spaces of the Biennale venues, expanding on the theme of this year's central exhibition, May You Live in Interesting Times.
Alex Baczynski-Jenkins, 'Untitled (Holding Horizon)' (2018)
boychild, 'Untitled Hand Dance' (2019)
Florence Peake and Eve Stainton, 'Apparition Apparition' (2019).