Art events for March, 2012

KUNSTHALLE, Vienna: Explosion

sculpture: Daniel Knorr. Explosion KUNSTHALLE wien karlsplatz public spaceMarch 30th, 2012 – February 28th, 2013 Daniel Knorr’s work is the materialization of an explosion. The sculpture shows a process that spans only fractions of a second: the volume extension caused by the shock wave is suspended and becomes haptically graspable. We are familiar with explosions [...]

Mabeyn Art Gallery, Istanbul: The Feather Game Part Two

“Sleep Walk”, 1986. Oil on canvas, 185 x 255 cm The Feather Game Part Two Hunt Slonem 05 Apr – 27 Apr 2012 Hunt Slonem (b.1951) is an artist who combines abstract expressionism and representational imagery. He is best known for his paintings of tropical birds, based on a personal aviary in which he keeps [...]

Etc. Gallery, Prague: GYR FALCON

GYR FALCON Viktorie Valocká 17/3-15/4/2012   etc. gallery cordially invites you to the Viktorie Valocká exhibition: Gyr Falcon, between 16th March  till 15th April 2012. Viktorie Valocka focuses on painting, yet, at the same time she explores the possiblity of new media. Making use of surrealist strategies such as assamblage or object trouvé, she bases [...]

SODA Istanbul: Final Frontier

ANDREW BARTON: Final Frontier 01.03.2012 – 14.04.2012 SODA is pleased to announce ‘Final Frontier’, the first solo show of internationally renowned sculptor Andrew Barton to be held in Istanbul, Turkey, between March 1- April 14, 2012. The exhibit consists of space helmets from three major religions. The expanse of religion to our final frontier, space. [...]

Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki: Painting

Apostolos Georgiou Painting     10/03/2012 – 29/04/2012 Curators: Denys Zacharopoulos Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art Egnatia 154 (on the grounds of Thessaloniki International Fair) 546 36 THESSALONIKI www.mmca.org.gr

Havelka Gallery, Prague: Snake on the Snow

Snake on the Snow Jakub Špaňhel April 12 — May 12, 2012 Jakub Špaňhel’s exhibition Snake on the Snow, titled after Bohuslav Reynek’s collection of poetry by the same name, is inspired by Reynek’s animal prints, which Špaňhel loosely interprets in acrylic on canvas. Curator: Miroslav Pesch GALERIE HAVELKA Martinská 4 110 00 Praha 1 [...]

Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki: Rue de l’Ouest 100

Rue de l'Ouest 100. Mec Art Graphic 1972     23/03/2012 – 27/05/2012 Curators: Denys Zacharopoulos Co-Organizers: Museum Alex Mylona Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art Egnatia 154 (on the grounds of Thessaloniki International Fair) 546 36 THESSALONIKI GREECE www.mmca.org.gr

YA Gallery, Kiev: LOVE

07.03 – 07.04.12 LOVE. Mykola Kolomiets Participant of exhibitions New Old Masters in Lviv National Art Gallery and in Dnipropetrovsk Art Museum, student of the legendary Yevhen Bykov, this time prepared a series of works where a collective image of a modern girl from social networks is constructed in classical portrait style and technique. The [...]

Dirimart Gallery, Istanbul: It Will All End in Tears

It will All End in Tears, 2006, 20:00 min, Anamorphic 35mm Courtesy: Galerie Perrotin, Paris Copyright © Jesper Just 2006 Dirimart Garibaldi Presents Jesper Just “It Will All End in Tears” March 15 – April 11, 2012 Dirimart Garibaldi is pleased to present the screening of “It Will All End in Tears”- the meditative, cryptic [...]

Alkatraz Gallery, Ljubljana: Wear XIII

Wear XIII Tomaž Furlan 30 March – 19 April 2012 This time the Alkatraz Gallery represents recently completed artwork Wear XIII of a local Metelkova City artist Tomaž Furlan. Wear XIII is a part of Wear cycle, in progress since 2005. The Roman cypher thirteen tells us that it is the thirteenth in line. The [...]

Galerie Martin Janda, Vienna: PASSAGE

Johannes Vogl Column of steam, 2011 water, gas, ceramics, copper, steel, plastic, aluminium 450 x 100 x 40 cm Passage Svenja Deininger, Nilbar Güres, Adrien Tirtiaux, Johannes Vogl, Jun Yang Exhibition runs from 7 March to 28 April 2012 Galerie Martin Janda A-1010 Wien, Eschenbachgasse 11 Tuesday–Friday 1pm to 6pm, Saturday 11am to 3pm Galerie [...]

MODEM, Debrecen: Zero Years

Viktor Freso: Komatex Sheet, 2008, combined technique Zero Years Slovak Visual Art between 1999 and 2011 24 March – 24 June 2012 Zero Years. Slovak Visual Art between 1999 and 2011 from Four Curatorial Perspectives The title of the new exhibition in MODEM refers to both the beginning and the end. No wonder, as contemporary [...]

CDA projects, Istanbul: TRUTH OR DARE?

"Mickey Mouse",Mixed Media on Canvas,220x160cm TRUTH OR DARE? 15/03/2012 – 08/04/2012 Hossein Edalatkhah The Iranian artist Hossein Edalatkhah’s exhibition in Istanbul is opening up at CDA-Projects at Mısır Apt. Composed of the recent works of the artist who continues to work in Tehran, Istanbul and London, the exhibition titled “Truth or Dare?” is constituted of [...]

RICHARD NOYCE – the main curator of IEEB5

RICHARD NOYCE Born 01/09/1944, Chichester, England. Graduated with Honours, Leeds College of Art 1968. Richard Noyce is well known as a writer and speaker on the contemporary arts, with an emphasis on printmaking. He has over the past thirty or more years written reviews and features on artists and exhibitions for a number of British [...]

Wiener Secession: Close-up – GUSTAV KLIMT & GERWALD ROCKENSCHAUB – Plattform

Close-up – GUSTAV KLIMT ~ GERWALD ROCKENSCHAUB – Plattform March 23 – November 4, 2012 Gustav Klimt – Beethoven Frieze, Gerwald Rockenschaub – Plattform, Photo: Wolfgang Thaler The Beethoven Frieze close up, as seen by conservators and artists With the twin exhibition projects Close-up – Gustav Klimt ~ Gerwald Rockenschaub – Plattform, artist Gerwald Rockenschaub, [...]

x-ist gallery, Istanbul: NOT NOW

Deus Ex Machina, Acrylic and marker on wood, 60 x 90 cm, 2011 Cem Dinlenmiş Not Now 29 Mar – 21 Apr 2012 Artist Talk: 14 April 2012 Saturday, @ 17.00, DEPO The fiction and characters created by Cem Dinlenmiş are not limited to his works in Penguen Magazine. In his upcoming solo show ‘Not [...]

Vartai Galery, Vilnius: Vilma Šileikienė (photography)

Vilma Šileikienė, Coat with hood, from the cycle "Process" Early 20th century Lithuania / 2009 10 14 THURSDAY REVIEW. VILMA ŠILEIKIENĖ (photography) 29 March – 4 April 2012 The series of photographs Pagaminta Lietuvoje (Made in Lithuania) by Vilma Šileikienė was included in the show “Lithuanian Art 2000–2010: Ten Years” in the Contemporary Art Centre [...]

Call for Papers – workshop The SECRET POLICE ARCHIVES – Interdisciplinary Approach

Workshop: The SECRET POLICE ARCHIVES – Interdisciplinary Approaches Date of workshop: May 11, 2012 Date of Exhibition: May 4 – 19, 2012 Location: PLATFORMA space (part of National Museum of Contemporary Art Annex, Calea Moşilor 62-68, 1st floor, Bucharest) Institutional Partners: THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART (Bucharest) THE NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR THE STUDY OF [...]

#3 POSTBOX DVD: TRANSITION

Wednesday, 28th of March 2012, 4 p.m. Academy of Music, Theatre and Fine Arts in Chisinau (3rd block), studio 101 str. 31 August 1989, nr. 137, Chisinău – introduction by Steafan RUSU – screening of #3 POSTBOX DVD: TRANSITION On March 28, 2012, 4 pm will take place the screening of #3 POSTBOX  DVD in [...]

AN INTRODUCTION TO CONTEMPORARY ART 2012/ ARTISTS TALKS

Open Arts Foundation and Sariev Gallery present: AN INTRODUCTION TO CONTEMPORARY ART 2012/ ARTISTS TALKS Stefan Nikolaev, Ergin Çavuşoğlu, Nedko Solakov, Plamen Dejanoff Moderator: Vessela Nozharova Sofia City Art Gallery Sofia, 1 Gurko Street April, 7 – 11:00 – 14:00 – Stefan Nikolaev May, 12 – 11:00 – 14:00 – Ergin Çavuşoğlu June, 23 – [...]