Archive for March, 2012

Donna Bonin’s Vision of Nature at Agora Gallery

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

A lifelong, passionate admirer of nature, watercolorist Donna Bonin teases out the wondrous, enchanting characteristics inherent in the sparkle of flower petals or glitter of robust rocks and transforms them into vivacious essence. Saturated washes of vibrant pastels and primary hues permeate Bonin’s works, and her dexterity as a draftsmen shines throughout her composition. The […]

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Staatliche Museen zu Berlin presents Native American Modernism. Art from North America

Staatliche Museen zu Berlin presents Native American Modernism. Art from North America

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Staatliche Museen zu Berlin presents Native American Modernism. Art from North America on view at the Ethnological Museum in Dahlem, exhibition through Sun 28 October 2012. David Bradley: Pueblo Feast Day 2005, 2005 © Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Foto: Claudia Obrockiend of legend About 90 artworks – paintings, graphics and sculptures from the collection […]

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The Joyful Art of Dawn Crothers at Agora Gallery

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

For Northern Irish artist Dawn Crothers, fallout from the political unrest of the 1980s helped guide her movement from sculpture towards painting, and from abstraction and still lifes towards playful, thickly layered animal figures. The optimism and humor in her recent work comes from a desire to provoke hope and joy in her viewers, a […]

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Taipei Biennial 2012

Taipei Biennial 2012

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Taipei Fine Arts Museum announce the curator and theme of the Taipei Biennial 2012. Curated by Berlin-based curator and critic Anselm Franke, this eighth edition runs from September 29, 2012 to January 13, 2013, and takes place at the Taipei Fine Arts Museum and further locations in the City of Taipei. Chung-Li Kao, “Slideshow […]

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Helsinki Photography Biennial 2012 Now Open

| March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Helsinki Photography Biennial 2012 has opened in Helsinki and is on view through 22 April 2012. HPB12 is a series of events showcasing Finnish and international lens-based contemporary art. The theme of the 2012 biennial is urbanity and the city. The biennial is organized by the Finnish Union of Artist Photographers. The HPB12 main […]

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Martin Gropius Bau presents ARTandPRESS

Martin Gropius Bau presents ARTandPRESS

| March 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Martin Gropius Bau presents ARTandPRESS, an exhibition on view 23 March to 24 June 2012. Olaf Metzel: Und dann noch das Wetter, 2010 © VG Bildkunst Bonn, 2012, Foto: Roman Mensing artdoc The newspaper has served as material and subject matter for art since the mid-19th Century. Artists deal with this medium in many ways, […]

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Palazzo Strozzi presents Americans in Florence. Sargent and the American Impressionists

Palazzo Strozzi presents Americans in Florence. Sargent and the American Impressionists

| March 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Palazzo Strozzi in Florence presents Americans in Florence. Sargent and the American Impressionists, an exhibition on view 3 March-15 July 2012. William Merritt Chase, The Olive Grove, c. 1910, oil on canvas mounted on panel; 59.6 x 85 cm; Chicago (IL), Terra Foundation for American Art, Daniel J. Terra Collection, 1992.25 Coinciding with the […]

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