Art events for December, 2012

SODA, Istanbul: Malgosia Stepnik / Sensuous

SODA Malgosia Stepnik / Sensuous November 22, 2012 – January 12, 2013 Private Preview: November 22, 2012, 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM Opening Night Cocktails: November 22, 2012, 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM SODA Gallery is pleased to announce the first solo exhibition of young, London-based Polish artist, Malgosia Stepnik, in Istanbul. Born and grew up in […]

Elipsis Gallery: Serkan Taycan – Shell

Shell, Serkan Taycan 20.12.2012 – 19.01.2013 Elipsis Gallery is pleased to announce “Shell”, the second solo show of Serkan Taycan from  20 December until 19 January 2013. In this  exhibition, Taycan is examining the rapid and  constant change of Istanbul throughout the periphery of the city. In 2007, for the first time in world history, […]

Gallery APEL: moment_space

canan dağdelen "an_uzam"-"moment_space" [08.12.2012 – 12.01.2013] In her exhibition moment_space situated at the space of Gallery Apel, Canan Dağdelen draws attention to the “moment”, which is defined in relation to the concepts of space and time as the shortest indivisible time period, or the shortest span of time almost equal to the blink of an […]


JONATHAN MEESE “ERZHAGENERZ ERZVONERZ ERZTRONJERZ” LIEBT NUR DEN GESICHTSAUSDRUCK “KUNST”, VOOM. (ERZTRÜFFELSCHWEINCHEN “SCHLAU” GEFÄLLT NUR DER KUNST, BASTA) KUNST UNGLEICH EXTREMSPORT… Opening Thursday, 29 November 2012, 7 p.m. Exhibition duration 30 November – 26 January 2013 Jonathan Meeseʼs work resembles a stage. He really lives it up on this stage, completely uninhibited, assuming ever-new roles, new costumes and […]

Galerie Krobath, Vienna: Maria Hahnenkamp, Fragments of Body Ornamentation

Maria Hahnenkamp 10.11.2012–09.01.2013  Fragments of Body Ornamentation On the works of Maria Hahnenkamp Maria Hahnenkamp’s works form a dialectic link between a female-coded body language of absence, expressed through graphic reduction, and the traditional ornamentation of art history, which addresses power structures within gender-specific issues.


NO ONE SHOULD HAVE SEEN THIS, Via Negativa 2002-2012, Video installation 14 December 2012 – 4 January 2013 Moderna galerija, Cankarjeva 15, Ljubljana The retrospective video installation NO ONE SHOULD HAVE SEEN THIS is a "memory explosion" of all of the Via Negativa excessive and transgressive acts – a memory of the nudity, blood, semen, […]

Bernier-Eliades Gallery: Dionisis Kavallieratos, solo exhibition

DIONΙSIS KAVALLIERATOS "The son of the eagle breaks his legs.  The son of the eagle walks with his hands. " November 22, 2012 – January 17, 2013 Bernier-Eliades Gallery, is pleased to present the solo exhibition of Dionisis Kavallieratos on Thursday, November 22, 20:00-22:00. Dionisis Kavellieratos was born in 1979 in Athens. He lives and […]


01.12.2012 – 26.01.2013 “I despise birds. They make holes in the most beautiful and the greatest of my works,” noted Yves Klein, speaking of sky. In a special way he fulfilled Cennino Cennini recommendation “If you’re gonna use the blue, take the amount that you need.” Klein took it all! Throughout the centuries meaning of […]

Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle: Maurizio Cattelan- AMEN

Maurizio Cattelan AMEN Opening of the exhibition: November 15, 2012 at 6 p.m. On view through: February 24, 2013 A part of the exhibition can be seen on 14 Próżna St. in Warsaw Curator: Justyna Wesołowska For now we see through a glass darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but […]

BWA Warszawa: Ewa Axelrad- “Vk”

30.11.2012 – 06.01.2013 Ewa Axelrad "Vk" curator: Maga Sokalska Czytelnia Sztuki Dolnych Wałów 8a 44-100 Gliwice partner: Galeria BWA Warszawa

Erika Deák Gallery: Szűcs Attila – Planking

Szűcs Attila Planking Open: November 23, 2012. – January 5, 2013. The Erika Deák Gallery delighted to announce its next exhibition by renowned Hungarian painter, Attila Szűcs. On his recent exhibition, entitled Planking, we can survey the last two years of Szűcs s working period, during which he s been researching the worldwide phenomenon of […]

Inda Gallery, Budapest: BAGATELLE

BAGATELLE 12. december 2012. – 25. january 2013. Ádám Szabó once again exhibits video works that recorded simple phenomena, whose models are uniquely carved sculptures. Without the objects, the video works could be mistaken for natural processes recorded for scientific purposes. The fine, barely noticeable movements are the results of long hours of hard, physical […]

SANATORIUM, Istanbul: Osman Killed Me

Zeyno Pekünlü, "Osman Killed Me" In her new individual exhibition “Osman Killed Me”, Zeyno Pekünlü meets with the audience with five new works. The exhibition that is named after Osman F. Seden’s 1963 dated movie, mostly consists of video works that reorganize familiar images, symbols, sounds and texts that we grew accostumed to come accross, […]

PILOT Gallery, Istanbul: Gökçe Erhan- “Ballad of Shame”

Young artist Gökçe Erhan is going to present the performance "Ballad of Shame" on 2nd January, 2013 at Pilot. "I was dragged towards the desolate streets And could not escape from his strong arms pulling my hair I had become a snake, a scorpion and a destroyer  Yet could not get rid of his barbed […]

PILOT Gallery, Istanbul: Zero Tolerance

Zero Tolerance ŞENER ÖZMEN 3 NOVEMBER – 29 DECEMBER PİLOT is pleased to host the solo exhibition of Şener Özmen, "Zero Tolerance", between 3 November and 29 December.

Galeri Zilberman: Ikarus

07/12/2012 – 05/01/2013  Ferhat Deniz Young artist Ferhat Deniz opens his second solo exhibition at Galeri Zilberman on December 6th. The exhibition gets its name from a story in Greek mythology. Icarus, with his wings made of wax, gets carried away by the joy of flying. His wings melt as he gets too close to […]

Dirimart, Istanbul: Bahar Oganer-Dreamland

Between the dates December 27- January 26, Dirimart presents Bahar Oganer’s  new exhibition ‘Dreamland’. In her new series Dreamland, Oganer depicts the young woman figure with her  back facing the viewer used in her auto portraits symbolizing herself in a new  spatial dimension. The open and closed urban spaces in her previous works, are converted into […]

Pg Art Gallery: Candaş Şişman/ 01

Candaş Şişman December 7 2012 – January 30 2013 Pg Art Gallery is proud to present a solo show, ‘01’ by Candaş Şişman. Candaş Şişman takes a non-conventional approach to the perception of time, space and movement of the viewer in these works through the use of utilizing digital and mechanical technologies. The artist who […]

Kumu Art Museum: Fashion and the Cold War

Fashion and the Cold War 14.09.2012–20.01.2013  The Great Hall The exhibition examines fashion and related phenomena in Estonia from the 1950s to the 1970s, providing a captivating insight into the life of Soviet Estonian women and the dialogue with Western fashion. A book will be published, and creative and educational programmes for the public will […]

6th Tallinn Applied Art Triennial

Fri 23 November – Sun 3 February 2013 The goal of the Tallinn Applied Art Triennial is to offer a new, topical and unexpected focus, which will serve to help examine contemporary applied art and design practices on as broad a scale as possible. As an international art event, the Triennial enlivens and refreshes the […]

MoKs Centre for Art: Meiu Münt. “Once Upon”

Wed 7 November – Sun 13 January 2013 The exhibition presents a series of drawings by Meiu Münt, who started the work in 2009, as well as a selection of paintings from 2007 to 2012. A few keywords to characterise the exhibition: certain patterns of thought and behaviour, and their constant conscious or subconscious repetition […]

Tallinn Art Hall Gallery: Krista Mölder, Neeme Külm. “Being present”

Fri 30 November – Thu 27 December 2012 The cooperative installation by Krista Mölder and Neeme Külm stems from their shared interest in interior spaces and the possibilities of perceiving them. A pause. A room full of shadows. Some light trickling through from somewhere. A barely audible

Arsenal Gallery: DAN PERJOVSCHI – Legal and illegal or the other way around

Arsenal Gallery is honoured to invite You to the exhibition: DAN PERJOVSCHI – Legal and illegal or the other way around From 21 December 2012 to 17 January 2013 Opening: 18:00 Curator: Monika Szewczyk Place: Arsenal Gallery in Bialystok, 2 Mickiewicza St. Artists: Dan Perjovschi   Dan Perjovschi, East West, 2006 Dan Perjovschi was born in […]

Bulart Gallery: ecology of memory | random project

bulart gallery presents  ecology of memory | random project artists alessandra arno (italy)| boris kolev| biliana rubinova|cristina larocca (italy)| danil yordanov (bugaria-germany)| darya vasilianska | fred l`epee (switzerland)& dimitra pouliopoulou (greece)| ilka peycheva| krassimir russev|kaloyan iliev – kokimoto| marleen  andreev (germany)| paolo vivian (italy)| raya georgieva (1978-2009)| rumen dimitrov-popa | samuil stoyanov| tereza zikovska | yordan […]

CoCa, Torun: Józef Robakowski. My own cinema

Józef Robakowsk i. My own cinema Opening: Thursday, 25th October, 7 PM, Free entry Curated by: Bożena Czubak Józef Robakowski is one of the most cherished Polish artists. One of the leading figures in the neo-avangarde art movements of the 60s and 70s, maker of experimental films counted among the classics of structural cinema and […]