Art events for May, 2013

Knoll Galéria Budapest: This is not a war

Csaba Nemes: This is not a war: 11 April – 1 June 2013 Csaba Nemes, This is not a war. Photo of M.D. Ainsworth The caracteristics of the new graphical series of Csaba Nemes are humor and the surprising visual solutions. His works are montage-like, both the ones depicting urban, public sorroundings and the ones […]

Credo Bonum Gallery, Sofia: SIMPLY A LINE

Vesselina Nikolaeva SIMPLY A LINE 14.05.2013 – 14.06.2013 All over the world, places become more and more alike as a result of electronic networks and the emergence of a ‘world system’. Simultaneously and in an almost paradoxical countermovement, more and more groups across the world are captivated

Pi Artworks Galatasaray, Istanbul: Mirror Mirror on the Wall

Mirror Mirror on the Wall Nancy ATAKAN 2013-04-25 _ 2013-06-22               Nancy Atakan is at Pi Artworks Galatasaray with her solo exhibition “Mirror Mirror on the Wall” between the dates April 25th – June 22nd, 2013. This new work by Nancy Atakan investigates the extreme routes taken by contemporary individuals and […]


THURSDAY REVIEW. MONIKA DIRSYTĖ (PERFORMANCE) 23 – 29 May, 2013 Review 23 May, 6 pm. Performace: II – V 16:00 – 18:00, VI 14:00 – 16:00 This Thursday, May 23, 6 pm, the Review Room of Vartai Gallery will introduce the performance ONĖMONĖ by Monika Dirsytė (born in 1989), the graduate of the Sculpture


WHITE NIGHT OF THE GALLERIES – NAG #7 FRIDAY, MAY 24, 2013 BUCHAREST On Friday, May 24, 2013, The White Night of the Galleries offers a new route map within the framework of the nightly contemporary art events in Bucharest. 26 galleries and 29 alternative spaces mark a varied program in which the public is […]

Cda-Projects, Istanbul: Dramatic Persona

Özlem Şimşek Dramatic Persona 04/05/2013 – 15/06/2013 Özlem Simsek was born on 1982, Istanbul. Simsek, graduated from Marmara University with a degree in journalism. She received a full scholarship by the Swedish Institute and studied photography in Nordens Fotoskola, Sweeden in 2004. Her first photography project 'Take Care Of Yourself' was chosen for 'Young talents […]

Gallery Elisabeth & Klaus Thoman, Innsbruck: Vulkan, Khyber & Katana

Herbert Brandl Vulkan, Khyber & Katana 02.03.13 – 22.06.13 Herbert Brandl, Vulkan, Khyber & Katana, exhibition view Galerie Elisabeth & Klaus Thoman is pleased to invite you to the new exhibition of Herbert Brandl in Innsbruck. The show presents the latest, landscape-format paintings


ESSL ART AWARD CEE Cover motive: Martin Mrzljak (Winner ESSL ART AWARD CEE 2011, Croatia), Dance to…(Detail), 2010, Essl Private Collection, © the artist, photo: Siniša Uštulica Awarded by the Essl Collection, powered by bauMax and Vienna Insurance Group Established in 2005 the ESSL ART AWARD is dedicated to the discovery and support of art […]

The exhibition of Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw

Nearly two hundred historical exhibits, dozens of interactive displays, eight themed galleries, seven meters high reconstruction of  an alley and replicas of Jewish synagogues, taverns and cemetery – these are just some of the many elements of the

Sofia Arsenal – Museum for Contemporary Art: LIVING DREAMS. DREAMING LIVES

LIVING DREAMS. DREAMING LIVES. By Bulgarian Artist Borjana Ventzislavova May 14th – June 16th 2013 Cherni vryh Blvd., Sofia 1421 (Bulgaria) “Living Dreams. Dreaming Lives” shows photo and film pieces, created last year during a six-month stay in Los Angeles funded by a MAK-Schindler Scholarship.

The Empire Project, Istanbul: Fight-Flight-Freeze

Gözde Türkkan Fight-Flight-Freeze 16 May – 15 Jun 2013 Gözde Türkkan. Fight-Flight-Freeze#01. 2013. 60 x 60 cm Türkkan zooms into the identity roles of the sports people in this area. Her subjects can be categorized in three demographic groups: Children, youth and adults. On a broader perspective, the artist looks into the situations where one […]

Galerie Klatovy / Klenová: Power of three

Power of three / Maupicová, Šimíček, Véla Chateau Klenová 7 April – 9 June 2013 These three young artists are brought together by having studied at Prague’s Academy of Fine Arts and their common tendency to abandon the certainties acquired during their art education. Under the pressure of personal experience, fields as diverse as

Aiurart, Bucharest: Manhood / Days Remaining

Manhood / Days Remaining – Open air sculptures at Aiurart Artist: Vlad Berte 21st of May – 21st of July Aiurart Contemporary Art Space Curator: Ioana Ciocan Opening: Thursday, 21st of May, at 19.00h @Aiurart (Bucharest, Lirei 21)

Gandy Gallery, Bratislava: Mixed Feelings

Adam Vačkář – Mixed Feelings Exhibition May 23 – July 27, 2013 Opening May 22, 2013 from 18.00 to 20.00 in presence of the artist. Adam Vackar “From Hand to Hand” Metal bar, shop window mannequin hand, 130x15cm,2013. courtesy Gandy gallery The Gandy gallery is pleased to announce the third exhibition by Adam Vackar at the […]

Vartai Gallery, Vilnius: KONSTANTINAS BOGDANAS junior – 9/4

KONSTANTINAS BOGDANAS junior – 9/4 21 May – 15 June, 2013 As some of the works are only displayed for a couple of hours per day, visitors wishing to gain the full picture are encouraged to visit the gallery during the times indicated: Tuesday to Friday at 5 to 7 pm, and Saturday at 1 […]

Salt Beyoğlu, Istanbul: subREAL

SubREAL May 8 – August 11, 2013 SALT Beyoğlu subREAL at SALT Beyoğlu comprises a selection of works from the retrospective exhibition that took place at The National Museum of Contemporary Art Bucharest (MNAC) in 2012. The artistic practice of the “action group” subREAL undertakes political, social and cultural criticism with a sharp sense of humor […]

Bucharest NAG # 7

Bucharest White Night of the Galleries / NAG, the 7th edition 28 galleries and 25 alternative spaces and related events await you on May 24, 2013 at the White Night of the Galleries / NAG, the 7th edition. Initiated and organized by Ephemair Association, the project develops a platform for promoting emergent contemporary art.

Tepebaşı Galerist, Istanbul: I’LL KEEP IT TILL YOU COME BACK

I’LL KEEP IT TILL YOU COME BACK AYÇA TELGEREN 25.04.2013 – 25.05.2013 Galerist is pleased to present "I’ll keep it till you come back", an exhibition of new work by Ayça Telgeren, on view from April 25th to May 25 th, 2013. For her second solo – exhibition at the gallery, Telgeren presents large scale […]

Moravian Gallery, Brno: Naturally: Karel Novák – Jock Sturges

Naturally: Karel Novák – Jock Sturges 26/4/2013 – 28/7/2013 That our civilization has literally submerged itself into nudity (thanks to photography) did not in the least alter the fact that nudity continues to cause embarrassment.  And we are not necessarily talking hard-core. The famous American photographer and his

Brno Museum Night 2013

Brno Museum Night 2013 Saturday 18/5/2013 6pm – midnight, last entry at 11.30pm Pražák Palace, Husova 18 Museum of Applied Arts, Husova 14 Governor's Palace, Moravské nám. 1a Admission 20 CZK – valid for all events, current exhibitions and permanent exhibitions in the three buildings of the Moravian Gallery in Brno as well as entry […]

The Night of the Museums at Budapest

The Night of the Museums at Budapest on Jun 22, 2013 Have a sleepover with history; spend the night at Budapest's museums and find out if museums really do come to life after hours. Museums open their doors to visitors until 2:30 am for this annual event.

Open Museum Night, Chisinau

Open Museum Night, Chisinau May 19-20th Museums were open during the night in big cities all across Europe, from Paris to Saint Petersburg. As Moldova didn’t want to be outdone, Chisinau followed the step of its neighbours on

‘Night of Museums’ in Sarajevo

‘Night of Museums’ in Sarajevo on 18 May On 18 May, Saturday, event ‘Night of Museums’ will be held in Sarajevo and will offer interesting program to visitors, reports Fena. ‘After meetings and talks with leading people of culture- curators of museums and

Galerie Klatovy / Klenová: Cesta 2013

Cesta 2013 / 10th annual survey of works by students of after-school arts programs in the Pilsen Region Klenová Granary 7 April – 19 May 2013 As in past years, the 10th annual survey of after-school arts programs in the Pilsen Region is being held in the exhibitions spaces of the former granary at Klenová. […]

Central Asian Pavilion @ Biennale di Venezia

Invitation | Opening Reception WINTER – Central Asian Pavilion | 30 May 2013