1. Old style and hanging from the ceiling. By Christine Clara Oppel. Via Hulger. Phones, 1999. 2. Mobile […]
If i wasn’t already busy wearing this superb freckleproof cape day in day out, i’d certainly want to […]
Palazzo Grassi is currently showing â€œWhere Are We Going?â€?, a selection from the FranÃ§ois Pinault Collection. Re-posing the […]
Apart from the ShiftSpace presentation, the other Pixelspaces talk i really enjoyed was by James Powderly and Evan […]
Ghost by Olaf Breuning More of his work: Air de Paris, artnet and Kunstwissen. Via sexblo.gs.
Korean artist Hyungkoo Lee‘s helmet is fitted with interchangeable concave and convex lenses which shrink, expand and distort […]
‘Head On’ by Cai Guo-Qiang at the Deutsche Guggenheim in Berlin. The installation consists of 99 life-sized wolves, […]
Paul Shambroom‘s Security series examines issues of fear, safety and liberty in post-9/11 America. The photographer documents training […]
The Mini Alcohol installation and The Multi-Funnel, by Atelier Van Lieshout (i know, i know, hardly a month […]
Designboom has an interview (with video snippets) of one of my favourite artists/designers/architects ever: Vito Acconci. He talks […]
A Liverpool exhibition featuring animal parts has been forced to close by the gallery, less than 24 hours […]
…and i take the opportunity to say that yes, i haven’t blogged for 2 or 3 days. It […]
UnitedVisualArtists have just uploaded on their website a video of their latest project, Echo. The 8-minute live performance […]
Seth Wulsin has used the ex-Caseros Prison, in Buenos Aires, and its demolition as the raw materials for […]
New Media Art (Basic Art S.) (USA – UK) by Mark Tribe (artist, curator and founder of rhizome) […]
Chick Grabber, a grabbing machine with music. By Mathilde Hemmes.
The book of the day is Blow-up: Inflatable Art, Architecture and Design by Sean Topham (USA – UK). […]
“Craft Kills” is a self-portrait of Freddie Robins as St. Sebastian, with knitting needles piercing her woolly skin […]
Designer Jacob Jensen latest creation is the 11 Stars of Skive – 11 sculptures – one for each […]
Erick Swenson’s installations: natural history museum tableaux meet sci-fi movie sets. More images of Swenson’s work: 1, 2, […]
Ron Mueck is having a show in Edinburgh (so does Robert Mapplethorpe) and the press has announced the […]
I’d kill to get my hands on Amanda Dumas-Hernandez‘s Chicken Purse or one of her Pretty Plates About […]
Norwegian artist Børre Sæthre’s clean universe is slightly disturbing. His elegant Space Odyssey-like scenography are inhabited by unlikely […]
By Taipei-based artist Hung-Chih Peng. More of his work: sculptures, videos.
Love that one! Peter Jones paints stuffed monkeys. His work is part of the show Small Mischiefs, at […]
Chris Klapper‘s SWARM of insect-like baby dolls suspended from the ceiling by cables and springs.
By Debra Swann. Related: Rubber bearskin, ice bear shaped rugs.
Car crashes, wrecked trucks, everyday life at the police station, etc. For 50 years, Arnold Odermatt documented traffic […]
I usually have zero interest in fashion shows. Except when it comes to the graduation show of the […]
The Steam Powered Internet Machine, by Turner-prizewinning artist Jeremy Deller and his collaborator Alan Kane, links a steam […]
By German artists Paule Hammer and Sebastian GÃ¶gel, at the Galerie Wohnmaschine until August 5. Via artbbq.
Had a great time last week in Amsterdam (always have when i’m there). I spent some time in […]
Bliss! Extracts from two of my favourite videos by William Wegman: Deodorant (1972/73) and the Spelling Lesson (1973) […]
Papel Picado (“punched paper” in Spanish) is a traditional folk art used in Mexico to create cut-out drawings […]
Cryptozoology is the study of animals that are rumored or suspected to exist, but for which conclusive proof […]
While in Barcelona, i visited Plagiarismo, an exhibition about the appropriation and re-formulation of other artists’ ideas. The […]
Nicoline van Harskamp has done an extensive research on both public and private security guards and police forces […]
This installation by German artist Carsten Nicolai aka Alva Noto is currently on exhibition in the course of […]
An installation by Carsten Höller. The German artist will undertake the seventh commission in The Unilever Series for […]