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New York’s Ramiken wins inaugural Gramercy International Prize

Ahead of the 2019 edition of The Armory Show, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary, set for March 7th through March 10th, the show announced on January 31st that it had created a new prize called the Gramercy International Prize. Named for the original title and location of The Armory Show, the new annual prize […]

Tomás Saraceno, Aerocene, upturned umbrellas, and Art Basel

During the week of Miami’s Art Basel, 40 upturned silver umbrellas dotted Miami Beach between 21st and 22nd Street resembling large-scale industrialized petunias. The structures were a part of Berlin-based artist Tomás Saraceno and Swiss watch manufacturer Audemars Piguet’s installation. Titled Albedo, the sundial cum solar energy source is an immersive, kinetic artwork that makes […]

Material Fair releases exhibitor list for their ‘optimistic’ 2019 fair

While artists, critics, collectors, and art enthusiasts descend upon Miami, the exhibitors list has been released for 2019’s Material Fair. The sixth edition of the fair makes an early mark on the 2019 fair scene running from February 7th to the 10th. Touted as Latin America’s premier art fair, the four-day event runs alongside Zona […]

Hammer Museum announces curators for ‘Made in LA’ 2020

In a recent press release, UCLA’s Hammer Museum announced the curators who will co-organize the 2020 edition of the acclaimed ‘Made in LA’ biennial. Paris-based writer and curator Myriam Ben Salah and LA-based curator and designer Lauren Mackler will head the fifth showcase. Ikechukwu Onyewuenyi, an assistant curator at the Hammer Museum who has also worked […]

The lineup for the 25th anniversary of The Armory Show is in!

On Monday, The Armory Show released the list of exhibitors for its 25th anniversary show that will take place between the 7th and 10th of March 2019, with a VIP Preview day on the 6th. In total, 33 countries will be represented by 194 galleries. 59 of these will be first-time exhibitors, including A Gentil […]

2018 Biennale Architettura facts and figures

Just a few days after the close of the 2018 Venice Biennale Architettura, the numbers are in and they don’t disappoint. Over the course of six months, FREESPACE, the 16th International Architecture Exhibition, attracted an inordinate and unusual crowd. In addition to the 14,434 pre-opening attendees, the exhibition welcomed over 275,000 visitors. The year’s totals […]

6 Must-see Shows in Paris during FIAC

With FIAC just around the corner (October 18-21), Paris will soon seem to be the art capital of the world, at least for the week. In anticipation of the entire art world congregating in the city for seven coinciding art fairs, plenty of local galleries, museums and institutions have organised incredible exhibitions that are certainly […]