London - 23 August 2014 - 14 September 2014

Laura Hinrichsmeyer, Anna Rettl, Anna Schachinger, Isaac Willis - Language Fails

Transition Gallery

Unit 25a (second floor) Regent Studios
8 Andrews Road
E8 4QN London
Online since 18 August 2014

"Language Fails" examines painting's intrinsic qualities where written language falls short. Offering up different modes of production, "Language Fails" explores the way we see images in the advent of screen technology, and how painting fits into this world. Read more...

New York, NY - 21 August 2014 - 20 September 2014

Samuel Jablon - Word:Play

Freight + Volume

530 W. 24th St.
10011 New York, NY
Online since 17 August 2014

Word made flesh. As much as been said, done and written about that exquisite (and often elusive) realm, the intersection of text and image - there is always room for a newcomer. And along comes Samuel Jablon. At once poet, painter and performance artist, while at the same time none of the above, Jablon pushes the envelope of this genre several steps further in his recent body of work, "Word:Play" - the atist's debut solo at Freight + Volume. Read more...

Culver City, CA - 16 August 2014 - 27 September 2014

Clayton Brothers - Open to the Public

Mark Moore Gallery

5790 Washington Blvd.
90232 Culver City, CA
Online since 14 August 2014

Mark Moore Gallery proudly presents "Open to the Public", an expansive exhibition of mixed-media drawings, assemblage, photography, video, and installations by the Clayton Brothers. Consisting of brothers Rob and Christian Clayton, the duo examines the mythos, culture, and visual language of an archetypal second-hand store located near their studio. Read more...

Meggen - 10-31 August 2014

Annina Burkhalter und Amayi Wittmer - a&a_89_sommerresidenz benzeholz


Raum für zeitgenössische Kunst
Benzeholzstrasse / Seestrasse
6045 Meggen
Online since 13 August 2014

Annina Nora Burkhalter (1981, Baar Zug) und Allina Amayi Wittmer (1985, Adligenswil Luzern) sind Gesellinnen der Kunstzunft "La Bohème" aus der Innerschweiz. Als Künstlerinnenkollektiv arbeiten sie seit 2008 unter dem Label "a&a" an der Schnittstelle von Kunst und Leben. Read more...

Schaffhausen - 16 August 2014 - 14 September 2014

Porte Rouge - Karabuki

Forum Vebikus

Kulturzentrum Kammgarn
Baumgartenstrasse 19
8200 Schaffhausen
Online since 6 August 2014

Porte Rouge steht für die Künstler Christoph Ranzenhofer und Joa Iselin, die schon seit rund 30 Jahren zusammenarbeiten. Als "ungleiche Zwillinge" spielen sie sich selbst und andere Künstler, zitieren Kunstwerke und Designprodukte, hinterfragen und verarbeiten mit grosser Neugier und Ironie vorgefundene Formen und Inhalte. Read more...

Schaffhausen - 16 August 2014 - 14 September 2014

Andreas Marti - slasdlalsflakdfgjalkdjglak ll

Forum Vebikus

Kulturzentrum Kammgarn
Baumgartenstrasse 19
8200 Schaffhausen
Online since 6 August 2014

Ausgangspunkt der Zeichnungen, Fotoarbeiten und Installationen von Andreas Marti bildet sein Interesse für physikalische und natürliche Phänomene, Vorgänge in Natur und mathematische Systeme. Read more...

Luzern - 8 August 2014 - 14 September 2014

Sabina Gnädinger, Dashenka Prochazka, Sebastian Sieber, Wink Witholt - plongée accompagnée

Kunsthalle Luzern

Löwenplatz 11
6004 Luzern
Online since 4 August 2014

In summer live in Lucerne is happening at, in and around the Lake Lucerne (Vierwaldstättersee). The Kunsthalle Lucerne, which reminds with its glasfront of an aquarium and with its narrow bent design of an section of a river, will be turned, while the high summer months, into an arm of a river and hence transfers in a free and associative way the nearby lake behind glas. Read more...

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Zurich - 19 July 2014 - 7 September 2014

Werk- und Atelierstipendien der Stadt Zürich 2014

Helmhaus Zurich

Limmatquai 31
8001 Zurich
Online since 14 July 2014

Die Ausstellung zu den "Werk- und Atelierstipendien" im Helmhaus bietet alljährlich eine Momentaufnahme der hiesigen Kunstszene: Hier manifestieren sich Themen, Tendenzen und Theorien, die die Künstlerschaft heute beschäftigen. Die meist eigens für die Ausstellung entstandenen Werke von 33 Kunstschaffenden reaktivieren verglühte Popsternchen, verbessern die Akustik des Helmhaus oder erinnern an ein dunkles Kapitel Zürcher Geschichte. Read more...

London - 12 July 2014 - 23 August 2014

Seung-Taek Lee


72 New Bond Street
W1S 1RR London
Online since 12 July 2014

As one of the first generation of South Korean artists to embrace radical experimentation in art, Seung-Taek Lee has been at the forefront of Korean avant-garde art since the 1950s. Through his diverse and highly individualistic practice, Lee questions established political, social and artistic values, thereby consistently pushing the boundaries of art and culture. Read more...

London - 10 July 2014 - 22 August 2014

The White Hotel - curated by Lucy Stein & Simon Bayliss

Gimpel Fils

30 Davies Street
W1K 4NB London
Online since 12 July 2014

Carole Gibbons, Niki de Saint Phalle, Abigail Reynolds, Nicola Bealing, Alan Davie, DM Thomas, Scottie Wilson, Foster & Berean, David Inshaw, Simon Bayliss, Lucy Stein, Judith Bernstein, Robert Lenkiewicz, Michelle Ussher, France-Lise McGurn, Humberto Poblete-Bustamante, Susan Hiller, Manuela Gernedel, Natalya Goncharova

On a hungover morning in Plymouth, painters (and friends) Lucy Stein and Simon Bayliss stumbled across a paperback copy of 'The White Hotel', resting on a street wall. Read more...

Los Angeles, CA - 12 July 2014 - 23 August 2014

Matthew Carter - Hellequinharlequinclown

Luis De Jesus Los Angeles

2685 S La Cienega Boulevard
90034 Los Angeles, CA
Online since 9 July 2014

Luis De Jesus Los Angeles is very pleased to present Matthew Carter in his first solo exhibition with the gallery, titled "Hellequinharlequinclown". Matthew Carter's newest series of paintings are a reminder that the traditions of abstraction and figuration, though treated as "trends" supplanting one another throughout modern and postmodern art history, are traditions of simultaneity. Read more...

London - 11 July 2014 - 27 September 2014

Dorothea Tanning - Web of Dreams

Alison Jacques Gallery

41-42 Berners Street
W1T 3NB London
Online since 7 July 2014

Working in close collaboration with The Dorothea Tanning Foundation, Alison Jacques Gallery is proud to present our second solo exhibition of works by Dorothea Tanning. "Web of Dreams" brings together a selection of paintings and works on paper spanning fifty years, many of which have never been exhibited before. Read more...

New York, NY - 9 July 2014 - 22 August 2014

Conversations - Curated by Sharon Louden

Morgan Lehman Gallery

535 West 22nd Street
10011 New York, NY
Online since 4 July 2014

Featuring work by: David Ryan and Jean Shin, Timothy Nolan and Cordy Ryman, Amy Rathbone and Louise Belcourt, Zachary Keeting and Samantha Bittman, Elizabeth Gilfilen and Laurie Reid

Morgan Lehman Gallery is pleased to present "Conversations", a group show curated by Sharon Louden that consists of five pairings of visual conversations by ten contemporary artists. Read more...

New York, NY - 9 July 2014 - 22 August 2014

David S. Allee - Kill Your Darlings

Morgan Lehman Gallery

535 West 22nd Street
10011 New York, NY
Online since 4 July 2014

Many years taking and making pictures
A vision quest along the east end
Of this Long Island
22,617 photos and counting
From a journey and process and hunt
Countless stories chased
Many seeds planted

Berlin - 5 July 2014 - 6 September 2014

Rafael Cidoncha - Fragments

Galerie Albrecht

Charlottenstrasse 78
10117 Berlin
Online since 2 July 2014

Four years ago, Rafael Cidoncha developed the idea for a series of paintings, and now the exhibition in Berlin led him to realise it. It was a very intense creative phase for the artist: he produced 20 paintings in a little less than two months. In them, he processes the Spanish world that he encountered in his early youth without understanding it; a world that only those who experienced it themselves can understand. Read more...

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Hong Kong - 10 July 2014 - 19 August 2014

Mai-Thu Perret - Slow Wave

Simon Lee Gallery

304, 3/F Pedder Building
12 Pedder Street
Central Hong Kong
Online since 2 July 2014

Simon Lee Gallery is proud to present "Slow Wave" - Mai-Thu Perret's first solo exhibition in Hong Kong. Perret is known for her multidisciplinary, installation-based practice that combines feminist politics with literary texts, homemade crafts and 20th century avant-garde aesthetics. Primary inspiration for Perret's work stems from her fictional narrative "The Crystal Frontier", which the artist has been writing since 1999. Read more...

Zurich - 25 July 2014 - 29 August 2014

Stencil Bastards 3 - curated by Christian Guemy

Starkart Exhibitions

Brauerstrasse 126
8004 Zurich
Online since 29 June 2014

C215, Logan Hicks, Chris Stain, ALIAS, Martin Whatson, Hutch, L.E.T., Epsylon Point

We are very proud that most of the artists from this international lineup will paint live in the gallery and the City in their original style. A great opportunity to meet some of these legends in real life. Read more...

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London - 3 July 2014 - 24 August 2014

Edward Thomasson - The Present Tense

Chisenhale Gallery

64 Chisenhale Road
E3 5QZ London
Online since 27 June 2014

Chisenhale Gallery presents the first major solo exhibition by Edward Thomasson and the premiere of his video, "The Present Tense", commissioned by Chisenhale Gallery and Create as part of the Chisenhale Gallery Create Residency (2012-14). "The Present Tense" brings together three interconnecting stories, exploring the ways in which proximity and distance alter our understanding of one another. Read more...

Zurich - 4 July 2014 - 22 August 2014

Line-up #5 - In & Out - Skulpturenausstellung mit 18 Künstlerinnen und Künstlern

Jedlitschka Gallery

Seefeldstrasse 52
8008 Zurich
Online since 27 June 2014

Markus Böhmer, Irma Bucher, Adrian Bütikofer, Rik Beemsterboer, Norbert Eggenschwiler, Chiara Fiorini, Martina Lauinger, Vivi Linnemann, Line Lindgren, Brutus Luginbühl, Marc Moser, Rudi Mösch, Martin Raimann, Remy Rich, Nick Röllin, Rudolf Tschudin, René Vonäsch, J.J. White

In der Jedlitschka Gallery wie auch im gesamten Areal der Stiftung SAW der Stadt Zürich stellen auch dieses Jahr vornehmlich einheimische Bildhauerinnen und Bildhauer ihre Werke aus. Read more...

Los Angeles, CA - 27 June 2014 - 24 August 2014

Allora & Calzadilla - Apotomē


631 W. 2nd Street
90012 Los Angeles, CA
Online since 23 June 2014

REDCAT hosts the first Los Angeles presentation by Jennifer Allora (USA, 1974) and Guillermo Calzadilla (Cuba, 1971). Collaborating since 1995, the artists are known for their experimental and interdisciplinary practice. The exhibition features one of their most recent video works, "Apotomē" (2013), and a new commissioned performance where the artists continue their investigation into the emerging fields of biosemiotics and biomusicology. Read more...