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

Pierrick Sorin is an important figure in the French Video Art scene. Sorin has realized films and video installation that have been shown at numerous international museums. His current exhibition at Galerie Albert Benamou presents seven “Théâtres Optiques”, two video installations, and a series of 30 photographs. In his short …
It was more than improbable that this four artists met in a common project. Nevertheless, here they are, luckily gathered: Amadeo Azar, Milo, Roberto Rey and Hernán Salamanco present this strange and seductive exhibition, at the Contemporary Art Gallery Pasaje 17. Azar, moving away from the dystopias, from neat models, …
The solo exhibition of new work from Cory Arcangel titled Speakers Going Hammer that opened recently at Lisson Gallery in London shows the broad spectrum of the artists current work. Arcangel presents works previously unseen in the UK. The show follows New York-based artist Cory Arcangel’s large installation at The …
Taylor de Cordoba in Los Angeles presents new oil paintings by Kimberly Brooks. The exhibition is titled Thread and runs until October 22, 2011. In this interview with the Los Angeles-based artist, Kimberly Brooks talks about the concept of the show; the new approach she has chosen to create the …
At Frieze Art Fair in London, Deutsche Bank officially announced the “Artist of the Year”. This time the award goes to the Slovakian artist Roman Ondák. After Wangechi Mutu and Yto Barrada Roman Ondák is the third artist who receives the prize that aims to honor and promote young artists …
No, Frieze Art Fair in London has not (yet) been bought by the Millionaire fair, but if the current trend continues, the only thing that separates them is slightly better taste (maybe). Anyway, the rich are now able to buy not only useless things like Tracy Emin neon signs and …
Frieze Art Fair 2011 Oct. 12, 2011
Frieze Art Fair has once again pitched their tents in Regent’s Park in London for the 2011 edition. The fair features over 170 galleries from around the world. The Galleries section is complemented by a curatorial programme, including Frieze Projects, Talks, Film, and the Emdash Award. Frieze Projects features works …
With its 17th edition, the International Electronic Art Festival SESC_Videobrasil in Sao Paulo, Brasil, has been renamed according to its broader scope. Now dubbed International Contemporary Art Festival SESC_Videobrasil the festival is now also open to installations, performances, artist books, photography and painting. The 17th International Contemporary Art Festival also …
The twelfth commission in The Unilever Series at Tate Modern in London has been realized by the Berlin-based artist Tacita Dean. Tacita Dean conceived a piece that consists of an eleven-minute silent 35mm film projected onto a monolithic wall erected at the end of a darkened Turbine Hall. The work …
Dragoljub Raša Todosijević represents Serbia at the 54th Venice Art Biennale with his project Light and Darkness of Symbols. Todosijević has conceived his participation as exhibition divided in three interdependent parts. The first part titled “Journal” shows 120 smaller works produced in different materials; the second part titled “Installation” presents …
As part of the The Getty’s Pacific Standard Time initiative, The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA in Los Angeles has put up the most comprehensive survey exhibition to date to examine contemporary art in California of the years 1974-1981. On display are for example Chris Burden’s The Reason for the Neutron …
For the current solo exhibition at Galerie Daniel Buchholz in Berlin, artist Cosima von Bonin chose to show her earliest work throught to her most recent. The show is titled Grandville and the Decision at Grandville. Cosima von Bonin is one of the most well-known artists of her generation. Her …
The 8th Mercosul Biennial’s theme is “Essays on Geopoetics”. It brings together 105 artists from 31 countries that deal with topics relevant to this discussion: mapping, colonization, border, customs, international alliances, construction geopolitical location, travelers scientific, nation and politics. According to José Roca, chief curator of this edition, “The 8th …
One of the highlights of the infinite number of events that took place on the opening weekend of The Getty’s Pacific Standard Time initiative was the Trespass Parade. The Trespass Art Parade is a collaborative project between Arto Lindsay, Rirkrit Tiravanija, and West of Rome Public Art (WoR). Trespass started …
Pulse Art Fair, too, has made it to Los Angeles. The fair has pitched its tent on the deck of a car park not far from Art Platform. The fair is dedicated solely to contemporary art. It is devided into two sections. The IMPULSE section presents galleries invited by a …
Art Platform is a new art fair in Los Angeles, organized by Merchandise Mart (Armory Show, Volta) at the L.A. Mart in Downtown Los Angeles. The fair presents modern and contemporary art and features dealers such as Max Wigram Gallery, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, Patrick Painter Inc., Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles …
Zaha Hadid is one of the world’s most popular architects and designers. The Iraqi-British architect created landmark buildings such as the Phaeno Science Center in Wolfsburg, Germany; the Bergisel Ski Jump in Innsbruck, Austria; the Chanel Mobile Art Pavilion; the MAXXI – National Museum of the 21st Century Arts in …
Gabriel Barcia-Colombo is a New Media artist based in New York City. For the DUMBO Arts Festival 2011 he created an audio-visual installation that consists of 24 video mapped clocks. The audience can manipulate the clocks via a crank that speeds up or slows down the clocks. The exhibition space …
As part of the DUMBO Arts Festival, the art space Smack Mellon in Brooklyn, New York opened an exhibition with a large-scale installation by Isidro Blasco. New York-based artist Blasco is known for his photographic sculptures and multimedia installations for which he uses fragmented images of the place where he …
Art Stage Singapore is an international art fair held annually in Singapore. The second edition of Art Stage Singapore takes place at the Marina Bay Sands Convention and Exhibition Centre on 12 to 15 January 2012. Over 100 galleries take part in the art fair this year. Art Stage Singapore …