Urs Fischer – Battito di Ciglia at Massimo de Carlo, Milan

Urs Fischer, Battito di Ciglia, 2016
Installation views Massimo De Carlo, Milano-Ventura
Photo by Roberto Marossi
Courtesy Massimo De Carlo, Milano, Londra, Hong Kong

Massimo De Carlo inaugurates its 2016-2017 season in Milan with an exhibition in two parts by the Swiss artist Urs Fischer. (more…)

Marco Giordano – asnatureintended at FRUTTA, Rome

asnatureintended, a solo show by Marco Giordano, opens tonight at FRUTTA‘s new gallery space in Via dei Salumi, 53, Rome.  (more…)

Erik van Lieshout: The Show Must Ego On at WEILS in Brussels

Erik van Lieshout, Untitled, 2014; Hort Family Collection, courtesy the artist and Anton Kern Gallery, New York


Van Lieshout’s exhibition, The Show Must Ego On, at WIELS, is his first institutional solo presentation in Belgium. It features work made since 2009, including several video installations and works on paper. In the selection of projects and their articulation through the gallery spaces, the exhibition embodies van Lieshout’s attempts to remove himself from centre stage, to withdraw, to disappear. (more…)

Alex Katz: Small Paintings and Drawings, 1990-2016 at Galleria Monica De Cardenas in Milan

Lucy, 2013
oil on board
cm 30 x 40,5


After his large shows this year at the Guggenheim in Bilbao and the Serpentine Gallery in London, Galleria Monica De Cardenas is presenting an exhibition of small paintings and drawings by Alex Katz. (more…)

Secrets in the Carbon Atom at Podium in Oslo

Emiliano Maggi, Spettro n.6
glazed ceramic
43 x 17 x 14 cm


White light pulsating in intensity
Stars are celestial diamonds

On a stable ground of matte darkness

That holds vast unknowable mysteries
Why something rather than nothing at all?

Labour Dance by Amalia Ulman at Arcadia Missa in London

Labour Dance, the title of Amalia Ulman‘s latest solo exhibition at Arcadia Missa (London), at first glance could be interpreted as a nod to open-plan fail harder work cultures of recent years, however the term is taken directly from a practice used by some women to induce birth. (more…)