Art news from ‘Galerie Rudolfinum’

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 [...]

Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague: Objects of Eternity

Carlos Relvas – Objects of Eternity 23. 5. 2013 – 15. 9. 2013 small gallery Curator: David Korecký Landscape. Portugal, 1876-1878, New toned print from collodion wet plate negative Galerie Rudolfinum is exhibiting a representative profile of the works of Carlos Relvas (1838-1894), a founding figure of Portuguese photography. The exhibition is conceived as a [...]

Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague: Nightfall

Mircea Suciu, Human Stain, 2011, charcoal on paper, 175 x 150 cm, private collection, Berlin , © Mircea Suciu, Aeroplastics Contemporary, Brussels. Photo: the artist Nightfall. New tendencies in figurative painting 29. 3. 2013 – 24. 5. 2013 large gallery Curator: Jane Neal (UK) GALERIE RUDOLFINUM, PRAGUE The exhibition presents representative survey of contemporary figurative [...]

Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague: Then Again

Shirana Shahbazi – Komposition 12, C-print, 2011. Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Zurich, © Shirana Shahbazi Shirana Shahbazi: Then Again 22. 3. 2012 – 3. 6. 2012 small hall Curator: David Korecký The exhibition presents eighteen mostly large-format photographs by Shirana Shahbazi (* 1974 in Tehran, Iran, she lives and works in Zurich, Switzerland). The Exhibition [...]

Galerie Rudolfinum-Bernd & Hilla Becher: Coal Mines. Steel Mills.

Bernd & Hilla Becher: Coal Mines. Steel Mills. 22. 3. 2012 – 3. 6. 2012 large hall Curator: Petr Nedoma The Bernd and Hilla Becher exhibition presents a unique collection of 95 black and white photographs of industrial landscapes. The Exhibition is organised in co-operation with Josef Albers Museum, Quadrat Bottrop. These important representatives of [...]

Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague: CONTROVERSIES

CONTROVERSIES – A LEGAL AND ETHICAL HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY Exhibition curators Daniel Girardin (senior curator of the Musée de l’Elysée), Christian Pirker (attorney, Member of the Geneva Bar) Associate curator Petr Nedoma (director of Galerie Rudolfinum) The exhibition organized by Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne. INTRODUCTION Since its invention in 1839, photography has provoked numerous controversies [...]