JENNIFER RUBELL IN 'NO MAN’S LAND: WOMEN ARTISTS FROM THE RUBELL FAMILY COLLECTION’, NATIONAL MUSEUM OF WOMEN IN THE ARTS, WASHINGTON D.C., USA

30 September 2016
National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) is collaborating with the Rubell Family Collection (RFC) to realise a new vision for ‘No Man's Land', an exhibition that opened at the RFC's space in Miami in December 2...

CATHERINE OPIE IN ‘PHOTOGRAPHY REINVENTED: THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT E. MEYERHOFF AND RHEDA BECKER’ AT NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART, WASHINGTON D.C., USA

30 September 2016
The collection of Robert E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker brings together works of critically important artists who have changed the course of photography through their experimentation and conceptual scope. In ce...

DAVID SHRIGLEY’S FOURTH PLINTH COMMISSION ‘REALLY GOOD’ UNVEILED ON TRAFALGAR SQUARE, LONDON

29 September 2016
Stephen Friedman Gallery is delighted to announce the unveiling of ‘Really Good', David Shrigley's winning commission for the Fourth Plinth. The unveiling will take place on Trafalgar Square on Thursday 29 September 2016.

Commissioned by the Mayor of London as p...

DAVID SHRIGLEY AND YINKA SHONIBARE MBE AT ‘PRINTEMPS DE SEPTEMBRE' FESTIVAL IN TOULOUSE, FRANCE

23 September 2016
The Printemps de Septembre (Spring in September) returns this year after a three year hiatus to Toulouse in Southern France. The festival, which was recently redefined as a Biennal by founder Marie-Thérèse Perrin, takes place throughout the city with a programme ...

TOM FRIEDMAN'S 'LOOKING UP' INSTALLED ON CHICAGO'S LAKEFRONT

21 September 2016
The Chicago Park District in collaboration with Luhring Augustine, New York and Stephen Friedman Gallery, London install Tom Friedman's 'Looking Up' 2015 on Chicago's Lakefront.

Conceived in a majestic scale at 33.3 foot tall and intended to be situated in a landscape, the origins for this work lie ...

‘YINKA SHONIBARE MBE: PARADISE BEYOND’ AT GEMEENTEMUSEUM HELMOND, NETHERLANDS

20 September 2016
Gemeentemuseum Helmond is pleased to present ‘Paradise Beyond' by renowned British-Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare MBE. The museum will show major sculptures, installation, collages, drawings, photography and films from 2004 - 2016. The exhibition coincides with a presentation o...

DAVID SHRIGLEY’S ‘LIFE MODEL II’ OPENS AT THE ROSE ART MUSEUM IN MASSACHUSETTS, USA

11 September 2016
Scottish artist David Shrigley plays on the age-old tradition of life drawing classes, transforming the gallery into a classroom and viewers into participants. Visitors may sit, observe, and draw from the artist's caricatured sculpture of a nine-foot-tall woman.

‘Life Mo...

RIVANE NEUENSCHWANDER IN ‘ABSTRACT/OBJECT’ AT THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, USA

10 September 2016
László Moholy-Nagy (American, born Hungary, 1895-1946) pioneered approaches to abstraction using industrial technology and emphasized art viewing as an intellectual and physical encounter involving more than eyesight alone. A companion to the concurrent Moholy-Nagy r...

RIVANE NEUENSCHWANDER AND LUIZ ZERBINI AT INHOTIM INSTITUTO, SAO PAULO, BRAZIL

10 September 2016
On the occasion of the 32nd Sao Paulo Biennial, The Instituto Inhotim in Brazil is opening a special exhibition titled ‘Por acqua todo e novo... (Here everything is new)...' which will include ‘The Tenant' 2010 by Rivane Neuenschwander and Cao Guimaraes.

A new work will also be add...

‘STEPHAN BALKENHOL: SCULPTURES AND RELIEFS’ AT MOSCOW MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, MOSCOW, RUSSIA

8 September 2016
Moscow Museum of Modern Art presents a solo exhibition of the world famous sculptor Stephan Balkenhol (b. 1957) - the first major Russian show to span the artist's entire career. Balkenhol's works are in public and private collections in Frankfurt, Bremen, Karlsruhe,...

DAVID SHRIGLEY ‘MEMORIAL’ INSTALLED ON THE DORIS C. FREEDMAN PLAZA IN CENTRAL PARK, NEW YORK

8 September 2016
From 8 September New Yorkers will be able to enjoy a new, large-scale public artwork by British artist David Shrigley.

Shrigley is an artist best known for his hilarious - and multidisciplinary - riffs on everyday thoughts and occurrences, and so, in his typical wh...

CLAIRE BARCLAY IN THE 2016 GWANGJU BIENNALE, GWANGJU, KOREA

2 September 2016
Scottish artist Claire Barclay features in the 11th edition of the Gwangju Biennale in Korea, one of the leading international exhibitions of contemporary art. The exhibition is hosted by Gwangju Biennale Foundation and Gwangju Metropolitan City and is titled ‘The Eighth Climate (What does art do?)'. ...

'YINKA SHONIBARE MBE’ AT YALE CENTER FOR BRITISH ART IN NEW HAVEN, CONNECTICUT, USA

1 September 2016
The contemporary British Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare is best known for his explorations of the legacies of colonialism through sculpture, installations, film, and photography. This display, which coincides with the Center's exhibition Spreading Canvas: Eighteenth-Century ...

TOM FRIEDMAN IN ‘READING AS ART’ AT BURY ART MUSEUM & SCULPTURE CENTRE IN BURY, UK

26 August 2016
Massachusetts based artist Tom Friedman (b.1965) has two works on paper featured in the group show ‘Reading as Art' at Bury Art Museum in the UK. The works included in the exhibition find different means to foreground and to investigate the activity of reading: the forms it ca...

ANNE TRUITT IN ‘DEFINING SCULPTURE’ AT ALBRIGHT-KNOX ART GALLERY, NEW YORK

18 June 2016
Featuring works drawn exclusively from the Albright-Knox's Collection, 'Defining Sculpture' offers a perspective on the medium's remarkable development and hybridity from the postwar years to the present. Radically transformative Pop art sculptures by Marisol and Claes Oldenburg, inspir...

KENDELL GEERS IN ‘FOOTBALL: AT THE LIMIT OF OFFSIDE’ AT MUSÉE D’AQUITAINE IN, BORDEAUX, FRANCE

9 June 2016
Kendell Geers' installation ‘Dirty Balls', 2002-2006, is included in this group exhibition which marks the occasion of the Euro 2016 football tournament. Musée d'Aquitaine presents ‘Football: at the limit of offside' to explore the impact of the world's most popula...

STEPHAN BALKENHOL IN TWO PERSON SHOW AT FONDATION FERNET-BRANCA, SAINT-LOUIS, FRANCE

22 May 2016
Fondation Fernet-Branca in Saint-Louis in northeastern France presents a two person show with Stephan Balkenhol (b.1957) and Philippe Cognée (b.1957). The exhibition looks at the relationship between the artists and at their practice and explorations into figuration since the 1980s...

'ROTUNDA PROJECTS: YINKA SHONIBARE MBE' AT MEMPHIS BROOKS MUSEUM OF ART, MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE, USA

7 May 2016
The inaugural exhibition for Rotunda Projects comprises four figures from Yinka Shonibare MBE's series Rage of the Ballet Gods. The figures will be on view in the museum's rotunda as part of the museum's year-long centennial celebration.

The Rotunda Projects series will ...

YINKA SHONIBARE MBE MAJOR COMMISSION FOR ROYAL ACADEMY, LONDON

1 May 2016
Yinka Shonibare MBE has designed the hoarding to be displayed on the front of the Royal Academy on Burlington Gardens while it undergoes restoration in preparation for the Royal Academy's 250th anniversary in 2018. Titled 'RA Family Album, the display brings together over 160 images that span the Royal A...

'RIVANE NEUENSCHWANDER: SECONDARY STORIES’ AT LINDA PACE FOUNDATION, TEXAS, USA

30 April 2016
The Linda Pace Foundation presents the Texas debut of Secondary Stories, a room-sized installation by Brazilian artist Rivane Neuenschwander. Neuenschwander has become widely regarded for her often ephemeral work that explores narratives about language, nature, social interactions a...

ROBERT BECK IN ‘HUMAN INTEREST: PORTRAITS FROM THE WHITNEY’S COLLECTION’ AT WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, NEW YORK

27 April 2016
Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney's Collection offers new perspectives on one of art's oldest genres. Drawn entirely from the Museum's holdings, the more than two hundred works in the exhibition show changing approaches to portraitur...

TWO MAJOR WORKS BY YINKA SHONIBARE MBE TRANSFORM TURNER CONTEMPORARY, MARGATE, UK

22 March 2016
As part of the 14-18 NOW programme of World War 1 Centenary Art commissions, Turner Contemporary's Sunley Gallery is transformed by two major works by leading contemporary artist Yinka Shonibare MBE. Coinciding with the gallery's fifth anniversary, Shonibare's powerful work explores...

ANNE TRUITT IN ‘ART AT THE CENTER: 75 YEARS OF WALKER COLLECTIONS’ AT WALKER ART CENTER, MINNEAPOLIS, USA

1 October 2014
In 2015, the Walker will celebrate the 75th anniversary of its founding as a public art center dedicated to presenting and collecting the art of our times. Curated by the Walker's executive director Olga Viso and guest curator Joan Rothfuss, the exhibiti...