Art events for August, 2013

MSU Zagreb: Miroslav Šutej, Retrospective

Miroslav Šutej, Retrospective 06/29/2013 – 11/03/2013 Miroslav Šutej’s oeuvre is rich, variegated, versatile in terms of craft, playful, visually memorable, always aiming at some now experiment and examination of the possibilities of visual art expression. Critics have

Graficki Kolektiv Gallery, Belgrade: My eternal friends: The rocks of Treskavac

Zoran Ivanovski My eternal friends: The rocks of Treskavac August 19 – 31, 2013 On Monday, August 19 at 8pm an exhibition of photographs "My eternal friends: The rocks of Treskavac" by Zoran Ivanovski will be open. www.grafickikolektiv.org

MOCAK, Krakow: Posters – Poems

Ryszard Krynicki Posters – poems 26.06.2013 – 31.08.2013 The MOCAK Library would like to invite you to the exhibition Posters – Poems, a display of Ryszard Krynicki’s poetic posters. These so-called ‘museums of poems’ were arranged by the author himself to present his personal anthology.

Propaganda Gallery, Warsaw: Ain’t No Grave…

Aleksander Ryszka Ain’t No Grave . . . 03.08.2013-14.09.2013 “There ain’t no grave can hold my body down” – with those words opens Johnny’s Cash posthumous album expressing his exceptional love of life. Aleksander Ryszka leaves on one of his canvas only half of

Dvorak Sec Contemporary, Prague: The light from the next room

Tomáš Smetana The light from the next room 31.07 – 06.09.2013 Tomáš Smetana | Světlo z vedlejšího pokoje www.dvoraksec.com

Istanbul Modern: PAST AND FUTURE

PAST AND FUTURE Left: :mentalKLINIK, DOUBLECHERRY, 2011, Aluminum cast, high gloss spray paint finish, 117 x 72 x 170 cm. Istanbul Museum of Modern Art Collection Right: Canan Tolon, 1955, Reflex 15, 2012, Oil on board, 20 panels, 183 x 305 cm. Dr. Nejat F. Eczacıbaşı Foundation Collection / Long Term Loan Istanbul Modern’s new […]

Wozownia Art Gallery, Toruń: Afterimages and Trivial Objects

Tomasz Sobieraj, Leszek Żurek Afterimages and Trivial Objects 19.07 – 25.08.2013 Curated by: Krzysztof Jurecki Fot. Tomasz Sobieraj, „Obiekty banalne” (źródło: materiały prasowe organizatora)   The exhibition involves several dozen black and white photographs. They are taken with use of double or several exposition. It shows interesting problem which deals with the category of afterimage […]

etc. Gallery, Prague: ITW

Tommy Høvik – ITW 16.08 – 20.09.2013 Norwegian artist Tommy Høvik focuses on spirituality and his work often works with surrealistic and in the same time very personal mythology. For the exhibition in etc. gallery, Høvik is going to present a site specific project that develops his research so far. etcgalerie.cz

FUTURA, Prague: START A NEW VICTORY

RADA BOUKOVA: START A NEW VICTORY 20.08 – 22.09.2013 Opening: August 20th 2013, 6 pm                                                            The exhibition runs until September 22nd, 2013 curator: Michal Novotný Rada Boukova pressures the associations materials, forms and symbols apriory carry. She stretches the limits of ready-made, reduction of means, material fragility and simplicity of a gesture to its extend. […]

MUMOK, Vienna: The Personal Effects of Kim Dotcom

Simon Denny The Personal Effects of Kim Dotcom 05.07 – 13.10.2013 Exhibition view "Simon Denny. The Personal Effects of Kim Dotcom", mumok, Wien, 5.7.–13.10.2013, Photo: Gregor Titze, © mumok / Simon Denny The legal issues around Kim Dotcom’s file-sharing site Megaupload, once one of the most popular platforms for data exchange on the internet, has […]

Wozownia Art Gallery, Toruń: Questions with no answers

Rafał Boettner-Łubowski Questions with no answers 19.07 – 25.08.2013 ŁUBOWSKI-BOETTNER Rafał, Hommage a Giulio Paolini     The exhibition „Questions with no answers” includes installations containing traditional sculptures (bronze and plaster casts referring to the antique statues), as well as unconventional means of expression

Alkatraz Gallery, Ljubljana: FRONT(A)

Goran Škofić: FRONT(A) 20 August – 06 September, 2013 Alkatraz Gallery kindly invites you to the opening of the exhibition FRONT(A), by Goran Škofić, on Tuesday, 20th August 2013, at 8pm, at Alkatraz Gallery. The project was carried out in collaboration with Studentski centar Gallery, Zagreb, Croatia and curated by Ksenija Baronica.

Wozownia Art Gallery, Toruń: MIRROR

Paweł Olszczyński Mirror / Lustro 19.07 – 25.08.2013 OLSZCZYŃSKI Paweł, bez tytułu (lustro I), 2013, ołówek, papier, 65 x 40 cm The fifth show in the cycle (Mis)understanding relates to the unstable boudary between creation and representation in art. The exhibition consists of drawings, which resemble mirrors. They seems to reflect

Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrade: Cinema by Other Means

Cinema by Other Means 11 July, 2013 – 29 September, 2013 Kino drugim sredstvima, izgled postavke, Legat Čolaković. Foto: Sasa Reljić Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrade/ Gallery-Legacy of Milica Zorić & Rodoljub Čolaković Rodoljuba Čolakovića 2, Beograd working hours: from 12:00 to 20:00, except Tuesdays ……………………………………………………………………… Cinema by Other Means Curator: Dejan Sretenović Miša Avramović […]

Tartu Art Museum: How to Wear Red?

Marge Monko. "How to Wear Red?" 04 Jul – 25 Aug 2013 ©Tartu Art Museum. All rights reserved. Personal exhibition of works by Marge Monko, laureate of the 2012 Henkel Art.Award. The Henkel Art.Award is aimed at Eastern European artists under 40. The prize includes money plus personal exhibitions in the artist’s home country as […]

Galerie Mainerová, Prague: AGAIN

Nick Zipper ZASE / AGAIN 16.08 — 16.09.2013 Again ("Zase"), I would like to invite you to my small exhibition. Opening will be on 16th August at 7 pm. The exhibition offers a mix of my artwork, mainly works that you might have seen, but not together. And perhaps something extra.

BWA Wrocław: STOP.KLATKA

STOP.KLATKA 19.07.-28.08.2013 Glass and Ceramics Gallery, Kościuszki square 9/10, Wrocław Artists: Ryszard Więckowski, Kalina Bańka, Katarzyna Pyka, Kamila Widz The exhibition “STOP.KLATKA” presents works by the undisputed master of classic stained glass, a lecturer from the Glass Department of the Faculty of Ceramics and Glass of the Academy of Fine Arts in Wrocław – Ryszard […]

MSU: Freedom Is a Rare Bird

Ivan Kožarić Freedom Is a Rare Bird June 21 — September 22, 2013 Haus der Kunst, Munich Ivan Kožarić, installation view Atelje Kožarić at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb 2013, courtesy of the Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb – MSU Zagreb © Ivan Kožarić Organizer Haus der Kunst in cooperation with the Museum of […]

Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague: Raqib Shaw

Raqib Shaw 7. 6. 2013 – 15. 9. 2013 large gallery Curator: Petr Nedoma Paradise Lost (detail), 2001-2011, oil, acrylic, enamel, glitter on birch wood, 300 x 900 cm , © Courtesy of the Artist and White Cube This will be the first time that a representative selection of the works of Raqib Shaw will […]

Sofia Art Gallery: Zlatyu Boyadjiev and Baratsite

Zlatyu Boyadjiev and Baratsite Exhibition dedicated to the 110th anniversary of the birth of Zlatyu Boyadjiev 13 June 2013 – 1 September 2013 ©Photo: Veneta Pavlova Zlatyu Boyadjiev and Baratsite is an exhibition organized by Sofia City Art Gallery and Art Gallery – Plovdiv. It consists of two parts – the first one includes iconic […]

Galerie Thoman, Innsbruck: collaborative and commissioned portraits

Michael Clegg & Martin Guttmann collaborative and commissioned portraits 28.06.13 – 14.09.13 Clegg & Guttmann collaborative and commissioned portraits exhibition view The presentation will focus on the large-scale photographic portraits of recent years. The difficult discipline of the portrait is tackled by Clegg & Guttmann by resorting to tried-and-tested artistic practices and

BWA OLSZTYN: Subjects of Gender and Desire

ZUZANNA JANIN at "Uwikłane w Płeć / Subjects of Gender and Desire. Collection of Joanna i Krzysztof Madelski" BWA OLSZTYN 5.07 – 25.08.2013 WALKA / FIGHT, 2001, photography / installation at the group show at GALERIA SZTUKI BWA OLSZTYN Uwikłane w Płeć / Subjects of Gender and Desire collection of Joanna i Krzysztof Madelski curator: […]

Evald Okas Museum, Haapsalu: works by Evald Okas

Evald Okas Museum opens its 11th summer season on June 1 at 4 pm with a display of works by Evald Okas. June 1 – Aug 31, 2013 Evald Okas’ works on display: drawings, graphic art, paintings, objects, (2nd floor). Evald Okas Museum open hours: Tue-Sun 12 pm – 6 pm. Evald Okas Museum Estonia, […]

Nowy Teatr in Warsaw: Here and Gone Spaces

Małgorzata Szczęśniak’s Here and Gone Spaces 12.07.2013 – 31.08.2013 A view from the Pojawia się i znika exhibition of Małgorzata Szczęśniak's works, photo: Konrad Pustoła / Nowy Teatr Pojawia się i znika / Appearing and Vanishing is a collage of fragments of works by the renowned Polish stage designer, who produced sets for nearly all […]

Artplacc«»Crosstalk 2013 – Video Art Festival Budapest

Artplacc«»Crosstalk 2013 16.08 – 20.08.2013 By the invitation of ArtPlacc Tihany, Crosstalk Video Art Festival prepared a pre-official screening program. Video-lovers are invited thus to watch a fine selection of 2013's international material before the official festival dates in Budapest (13-15 September 2013). Who: Adamkó Dávid, Follárd Barbara, Jean Guillaume Bastien (CA), Jeymer Gamboa (ARG), […]