VernissageTV Art TV

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Video podcast that covers opening receptions / previews of selected art venues and interviews artists and other protagonists of the world of contemporary art, design and architecture. Web site: www.vernissage.tv

Devening Projects + Editions in Chicago currently presents two solo shows. New York-based artist Gary Stephan shows new works on paper in an exhibition entitled The Story of What Happens. It’s Gary Stephan’s second show with the gallery. He presents over 100 works on paper produced over the last two …
At the Venice Architecture Biennial 2012, the artist Olafur Eliasson showed his “Little Sun” solar lamp, that is also part of an installation presented in the main exhibition “Common Ground”. For the installation, Olafur Eliasson attached two Little Sun lamps to a fan. When the fan is on, the individual …
The Egyptian artist Wael Shawky has created a new, large-scale work for his current solo exhibition entitled Al Araba Al Madfuna at KW Institute for Contemporary Art in Berlin. The solo show is part of the Ernst Schering Foundation Art Award 2011 that he won. Wael Shawky is known for …
At this year’s Venice Architecture Biennale the Russian pavilion presents the innovation city (or i-city) Skolkovo. Skolkovo is one of the largest Russian projects of today. Many international architects such as David Chipperfield Architects, SANAA, and Herzog & de Meuron are involved in the project. The aim of the project …
The Museo Tamayo in Mexico City reopened on August 26, 2012 after a major renovation and expansion of the museum. The expansion project was designed by Teodoro Gonzalez de Leon, one of the architects of the original building that was designed over 30 years ago. The Tamayo Museum openes with …
The Bronx Documentary Center in New York is a new space for photography, film and new media. It was founded in 2011 and aims to create an engaging environment for local and international artists that are using innovative methods of non-fiction storytelling. One of the recent events was the screening …
The 13th International Architecture Exhibition at the Venice Biennale 2012 is directed by the architect David Chipperfield. The show is titled Common Ground and takes place from August 28 until November 25, 2012 in Venice, Italy. 119 architects, photographers, artists, critics and scholars present 69 projects in the biennial’s Central …
The current solo exhibition by Argentinian artist David Lamelas at Ignacio Liprandi Contemporary Art Gallery in Buenos Aires presents an installation, photos and watercolors. An important element of the show are two palm trees, which were at the center of a performance on the opening night. In this video, David …
Florian Neufeldt is one of the seven artists that have been invited to the Kunstresidenz Artist-in-Residence program of Bad Gastein’s Summer Art Festival Sommer.Frische.Kunst. We had the chance to meet the artist on the occasion of the closing exhibition of the artist summer residence. In this video, Florian Neufeldt talks …
The exhibition Wobbly Misconduct explores themes of balance and tension and investigates the edge of stability. Rachel de Joode creates still lifes with everyday objects, pulling the human-like qualities out of the inanimate. Amy Feldman abstracts geometric shapes into semi-recognizable forms to manipulate figure-ground relationships. Allison Wade interplays objects and …
Here are some ambient shots of this year’s Summer Party at Fondation Beyeler in Riehen, Switzerland. In beautiful summer weather, the museum offered visitors a full program of exhibitions (Jeff Koons, Philippe Parreno, Calder Gallery, Beyeler Collection), guided tours, workshops, kids programs, BBQ, concerts (The Bianca Story, Adrian Weyermann) – …
As part of the Festival Sommer.Frische.Kunst in Bad Gastein, the Artist-in-Residence program Kunstresidenz invited seven international artists to live and work in the Austrian health resort near Salzburg. This year, the artists Florian Neufeldt, Victor Ash, Janis Avotins, Christin Kaiser, Michael Schmeichel, Corinne von Lebusa, and Markus Proschek created new …
The exhibition Benjamín Serrano: Trascendencia y Vanguardia desde Tijuana at Centro Cultural Tijuana (CECUT), El Cubo, in Tijuana (Mexico) is dedicated to the almost forgotten Tijunana artist Benjamín Serrano (1939-1988). Benjamín Serrano was born in Tijuana, Baja California, on March 3, 1939. He is considered the first artist, who portrayed …
Sam Lewitt’s artwork Fluid Employment was presented at the 2012 Whitney Biennial in New York. For this piece, Lewitt’s subject is ferrofluid, a liquid that becomes strongly magnetized in the presence of a magnetic field because of the tiny magnetic particles that are suspended in the carrier liquid. Ferrofluid is …
The artists Bernardo Ortiz, David Peña, Fredy Buitrago and Luis Fernando Ramírez present works that deal with modernity in an exhibition in Bogota (Colombia), curated by David Ayala Alfonso and Sylvia Juliana Suarez. This is the first video by our new correspondents in Colombia, David Perilla and Jhoneferson Castro. Invenciones …
Surrealismo. Vasos Comunicantes (Surrealism. Communicating Vessels) at Museo Nacional de Arte (MUNAL) in México City presents more than 120 artworks from key figures of the Surrrealist art movement including paintings, photographs, sculptures and films. Surrealism. Communicating Vessels runs until September 15, 2012. The exhibition showcases works of artists such as …
After 2 years of renovation and restructuring, the Löwenbräu art center in Zürich (Switzerland) will officially reopen end of August. In June, the public had the opportunity to have a first look at new center. The new Löwenbräu, designed by the architects Gigon & Guyer, not only has a more …
Until September 2, 2012, the Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes in Mexico City presents a temporary exhibition that is dedicated to the graphical masterpieces of the German expressionism of the early twentieth century. Expresionismo alemán: el impulso gráfico. Obras maestras is a collaboration with the Museum of Modern Art …
Art and the City is a public art festival that runs from 9 June until 23 September 2012 in Zürich West, a district in Zürich (Switzerland) that has undergone a dramatic transformation in the recent years. To experience this up-and-coming city district of Zürich, Art and the City invited more …
For the 10th segment in our r3 series, we look back at Keith Tyson’s 2007 exhibition Large Field Array at Pace Wildenstein in New York. Keith Tyson arranged over 220 separate sculptural forms in a grid-like array (see the original post for more information.) Keith Tyson was born in 1969 …