Paulina Ołowska Performs Her Seminal Work ‘Abeceda’ At Mimosa House

In Polish artist Paulina Ołowska’s diverse practice, industry, recreation, and socialist symbolism inhabit the same visual and cultural space. Her realist paintings, drawings, and collages appropriate imagery from Eastern European and American popular culture, creating a dynamic cross-cultural reference. Demonstrating the disjunction of time and cultural impermeability of Eastern Europe, the artist’s multi-faceted oeuvre establishes…

Sotheby’s Hosts The Ultimate Maison Martin Margiela Archive Sale

Martin Margiela first confounded the fashion world in 1989 with a collection that challenged what luxury could be. Applying techniques associated with grunge culture, such as deconstruction, recycling and raw finishes, in a cerebral and refined way, his ideas incited shock and curiosity. In a rejection of mass media culture, Margiela became an anonymous design…

What To Expect From Performa 19

Founded in 2004 by RoseLee Goldberg, art initiative Performa is a leader in exploring the critical role of live performance in the history of art and encouraging new directions in performance. Part of the organisation’s mission is to present a biennial of visual art performance in New York highlighting their explorations. As a “museum without…

Shana Moulton Explores The Relationship Between Consumerism & Spirituality At Zabludowicz Collection

Opening on 12 September, and running until 15 December 2019, London’s Zabludowicz Collection launches its annual solo exhibition commission, this year by influential American artist Shana Moulton. In Moulton’s first institutional show in the UK, new video work and sculptural installations are presented alongside key recent projects, all linked together by an exploration of feminist…

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