Basel - 21 September 2014 - 2 November 2014

David Lamelas - V

Kunsthalle Basel

Steinenberg 7
4051 Basel
Exhibition
Online since 16 September 2014

David Lamelas (*1946) is considered one of the pioneers of conceptual art of the 1960s and 1970s and is today known above all for his structuralist films and media installations. The exhibition at Kunsthalle Basel shows how David Lamelas frees sculpture from the traditional ratio of mass and volume and complements it by a further material, time, which is tied to the experience of the viewer. Read more...

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Bern - 19 September 2014 - 8 February 2015

Color and I: Augusto Giacometti

Kunstmuseum Bern

Hodlerstrasse 8 - 12
3000 Bern 7
Exhibition
Online since 16 September 2014

The Swiss painter Augusto Giacometti (1877-1947) made color the focus of his art. In a magnificent display of color with some 130 exhibits, the Kunstmuseum Bern is mounting an overview of the work of this pioneer of abstraction. On show will be loans from leading Swiss and international museums, artworks from private collections that have never been on public view before, as well as pieces from the Kunstmuseum Bern Collection. Read more...

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Hong Kong - 18 September 2014 - 9 October 2014

Paulina Olowska - Ceramics

Simon Lee Gallery

304, 3/F Pedder Building
12 Pedder Street
Central Hong Kong
Exhibition
Online since 15 September 2014

Simon Lee Gallery Hong Kong is pleased to announce the first solo exhibition with leading Polish artist Paulina Olowska. Olowska's paintings, collages, and ceramics engage with traditional Polish crafts, feminism, the historical avant-garde whilst incorporating a modernist vocabulary. Read more...

London - 19 September 2014 - 9 November 2014

Ed Fornieles - Modern Family

Chisenhale Gallery

64 Chisenhale Road
E3 5QZ London
Exhibition
Online since 15 September 2014

Chisenhale Gallery presents a major new body of work by the London and Los Angeles-based artist Ed Fornieles for his first solo exhibition in a UK institution. A new online work forms the basis of the commission and will be presented alongside sculpture and performance within an ambitious installation environment. Read more...

London - 17 September 2014 - 9 November 2014

Cerith Wyn Evans

Serpentine Sackler Gallery

West Carriage Drive
Kensington Gardens
W2 2AR London
Exhibition
Online since 15 September 2014

Serpentine Galleries presents an exhibition by Cerith Wyn Evans at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery. This major solo show presents a varied body of work brought together 'in concert', and Wyn Evans has described the exhibition as "responding to the spaces which examine the transformative 'Site/Sight/Cite' effects that light, sound and duration can have on both spaces and their occupants. The site of the gallery, the perception of sight, the citation of references are multiple and swarming." Read more...

London - 20 September 2014 - 12 October 2014

(detail) - curated by Andrew Bracey

Transition Gallery

Unit 25a (second floor) Regent Studios
8 Andrews Road
E8 4QN London
Exhibition
Online since 15 September 2014

(detail) features the work of 118 international artists, including Alexis Harding, Dan Hays, Robert Holyhead, Narbi Price, Jamie Shovlin and Emma Talbot, who have each selected a close-up from one of their paintings. These details are printed and displayed together to give both a tantalising glimpse into each artwork, and create a huge collage of images. Read more...

London - 9 September 2014 - 5 October 2014

Matias Duville, Paulo Nimer Pjota, Luiz Roque - The First and Last Freedom

MOTINTERNATIONAL

72 New Bond Street
W1S 1RR London
Exhibition
Online since 14 September 2014

"The First and Last Freedom" is derived from two alternative perspectives: the introduction by Aldous Huxley in the book of his long-term colleague and friend, Jiddu Krishnamurti and Krishnamurti's second major opus, "The First and Last Freedom". This exhibition intends to connect various cultural and historical influences and translate them into a unique conversation amongst a young generation of artists coming from different cultural backgrounds. Read more...

Stuttgart - 19 September 2014 - 31 October 2014

Lello//Arnell - Of a Story of Fiction of a Story of Fiction

Galerie Reinhard Hauff

Paulinenstrasse 47
70178 Stuttgart
Exhibition
Online since 14 September 2014

"Of a Story of Fiction of a Story of Fiction" is a continuation of Jørgen Craig Lello & Tobias Arnell's examination of the meaning and consequence of the World View. How it is born, mutated, evolved and shielded. How a simple error can propagate throughout and result in something truly bizarre even - bordering to the insane. Read more...

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London - 13 September 2014 - 1 November 2014

Pierre Huyghe - IN. BORDER. DEEP

Hauser & Wirth London

23 Savile Row
W1S 2ET London
Exhibition
Online since 12 September 2014

Hauser & Wirth is excited to announce Pierre Huyghe's inaugural exhibition with the gallery. Huyghe works across media to create situations, cutting through time and boundaries, highlighting concepts of separation. 'IN. BORDER. DEEP' features all new work including film, site-specific sculpture, and a series of aquariums. Read more...

Oberwil - 20 September 2014 - 18 October 2014

Markus Zuber - PURE

Galerie Monika Wertheimer

Hohestrasse 134
4104 Oberwil
Exhibition
Online since 11 September 2014

Ganz bescheiden sagt er "Sonne, Wolken und Nebel malen die flüchtigen Bilder vor meinen Augen - ich halte sie lediglich fest". Die Bilder für die Ausstellung "PURE" sind in den letzten 2 Jahren entstanden - fast ausschliesslich in der kalten bis sehr kalten Jahreszeit und meist etliche Meter über Meer. Die Nebel- und Wolkenbilder - aufgenommen in den Schweizer Bergen - sind Einzelbilder aus Serien, die er in längeren Beobachtungsprozessen aufgenommen hat. Read more...

New York, NY - 10 September 2014 - 25 October 2014

Cao Fei - La Town

Lombard Freid Projects

518 West 19th Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 10 September 2014

Lombard Freid is pleased to present "La Town", Cao Fei's fifth solo show with the gallery. An ambitious stop-motion feature, "La Town" exemplifies the artist's playful-yet-political practice, converging fantasy and reality into a film noir-inspired vision of the contemporary China and the World at large. The trailer for the film was well received at Art Basel Hong Kong 2014, and is followed by the full-length film and related photographic series. Read more...

London - 13 September 2014 - 1 November 2014

Paul McCarthy - WS SC

Hauser & Wirth London

23 Savile Row
W1S 2ET London
Exhibition
Online since 10 September 2014

Paul McCarthy, one of the most provocative and influential voices in multimedia, sculpture and performance art, unveils new paintings in his first exhibition devoted to the medium since the 1980s. McCarthy's paintings represent the latest iteration of two major ongoing projects within his multidisciplinary practice: 'White Snow' and 'Stagecoach'. Read more...

New York, NY - 10 September 2014 - 15 November 2014

Lois Conner - The Long View

Gitterman Gallery

41 East 57th Street, Suite 1103
10022 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 10 September 2014

This exhibition includes images made during Lois Conner's travels throughout the world: from the Badlands in South Dakota to Cappadocia, Turkey; from the rooftops of New York City to the rooftops of Ganden Monastery in Tibet; from the mountains of Guilin, China to the Louisiana bayou. Conner's work encourages the viewer to explore the similarities and nuances of our world. Read more...

Zurich - 12 September 2014 - 25 October 2014

Jacobo Castellano, Luigi Ghirri, Jürgen Drescher, Zoe Leonard - memento

Mai 36 Galerie

Rämistrasse 37
8001 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 9 September 2014

The exhibition "memento", curated by Maria de Corral, addresses a key aspect of art: reminding, remembrance, memory. By way of example of selected works by Jacobo Castellano, Luigi Ghirri, Jürgen Drescher and Zoe Leonard the exhibition shows that remembrance is a theme underpinning the work of all four artists: Ghirri and Leonard as photographers, Castellano and Drescher as sculptors. Read more...

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New York, NY - 13 September 2014 - 18 October 2014

Mona Hatoum - Twelve Windows

Alexander and Bonin

132 Tenth Avenue
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

Alexander and Bonin will begin the fall season with a one-person exhibition of recent work by Mona Hatoum. On view in the front gallery will be "Twelve Windows" (2012-13), an installation comprised of one-meter-square embroidered pieces of fabric, attached with wooden clothe pins at irregular intervals to a steel cable which traverses the room. These twelve embroidered panels are the work of Inaash; a Lebanese NGO founded in 1969 to provide employment for Palestinian women in refugee camps in Lebanon. Read more...

New York, NY - 7 September 2014 - 19 October 2014

Thomas Øvlisen - Jørgen Larsen, Taarbæk

Klaus Von Nichtssagend Gallery

54 Ludlow Street
10002 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

For his fourth show at Klaus, Thomas Øvlisen will present a new body of sculptures with painted surfaces. Made from styrofoam blocks cut into shapes suggesting forms such as flying buttresses, surfboards, doors, and building blocks, the sculptures physically and visually employ mass and lightness. Read more...

New York, NY - 11 September 2014 - 1 November 2014

Stephen Shore

303 Gallery

507 W 24th Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

303 Gallery is pleased to present its fifth exhibition of photographs by Stephen Shore, whose pioneering use of color photography in the 1970s and beyond has made him one of art history's most revered and exploratory practitioners of photographic possibilities. For this occasion, Shore will present two new bodies of work realized in zones of itinerant conflict. Read more...

New York, NY - 11 September 2014 - 11 October 2014

Paul Villinski - Paradigm

Morgan Lehman Gallery

535 West 22nd Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

Morgan Lehman is pleased to present "Paradigm", Paul Villinski's third solo show with the gallery. The exhibition is the culmination of years of study during which Villinski has delved into the biology and lifecycles of his archetypal butterfly motif, emerging with a deep understanding of the parallels between their existence and ours. Read more...

Meggen - 13 September 2014 - 12 October 2014

Raphael Egli, Michelle Kohler/Timo Müller und Sandra Senn - wie real ist landschaft?

Benzeholz

Raum für zeitgenössische Kunst
Benzeholzstrasse / Seestrasse
6045 Meggen
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

Was nehmen wir als Landschaft wahr? Welche Vorstellungen machen wir uns von unserer Umgebung? Wie real oder wie fiktiv ist Landschaft? Diese Fragen stellt sich die aktuelle Ausstellung im Benzeholz. Mit Raphael Egli, Michelle Kohler/Timo Müller und Sandra Senn werden drei Positionen gezeigt, die sich malerisch, fotografisch und installativ mit der Beziehung von Kultur und Natur auseinandersetzen. Read more...

New York, NY - 11 September 2014 - 1 November 2014

Adam Putnam

P·P·O·W

535 West 22nd Street, 3rd Floor
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

P.P.O.W is pleased to present the gallery's first exhibition with New York-based artist Adam Putnam. Putnam's practice has steadily evolved out of an interest in live actions that employ the body as a vehicle for exploring the intersection between our physical selves and the architectural space that we inhabit. Read more...