By heinrichschmidt | Art, design, architecture

Anri Sala: The Last Resort / Kaldor Public Art Projects, Sydney

Public Art

Pipilotti Rist: Sip my Ocean / Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney


Inside the new Zeitz MOCAA in Cape Town, South Africa


Ryoji Ikeda: Test Pattern [N°12] at Store Studios, London


Alex Dordoy: The Moss is Dreaming


Art X Lagos: Dozens exhibit work rooted in reality

Artists from more than 60 African countries flock to Nigerian city and explore subjects from Boko Haram to beauty.<p><b>Lagos, Nigeria</b> - "As an artist politically, artistically, the whole idea about your environment must be represented in the music, in the arts. So really art is what is happening at a …


A Provocative Museum Places African Art on the Global Stage

CAPE TOWN — The Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, which opened here last month in a reincarnated grain silo and is drawing around 3,000 visitors a day, appears set to become the dominant arts institution on the continent.<p>It’s already a controversial one, the target of competing and …


The inventor of the modern album cover

Alex Steinweiss (1917–2011) invented the album cover as we know it. In 1939, this <b>23 year old graphic designer</b> revolutionized the music industry.<p>The …

Album Covers

Flesh And Flowers Interview With Pipilotti Rist

Oct 13 2017<p>Flesh and Flowers: Interview with Pipilotti Rist<p>by Michael Young<p>Portrait of <b>PIPILOTTI RIST</b>. Courtesy the Museum of Contemporary Art …

Opinion / Who’s the fairest of them all?

Should we lament the demise of the midlist gallery? (I offer no criteria for definition here, only the presumption that readers of this magazine will …


These Abstract Art Installations Are Popping Up All Over Sydney's Bondi Beach

Check out our ultimate guide to the annual Sculptures by the Sea, Bondi exhibition, running from October 19 - November 5, 2017.


Sarah Oppenheimer: S-01 / Annely Juda Fine Art, London


Jean Dubuffet: Théâtres de mémoire / Pace London


Pedro Meier: Work in Progress

work in progress

Nandipha Mntambo’s Journey From Taxidermy to Art

JOHANNESBURG — Unlike many professional artists who know from an early age that art is their calling, Nandipha Mntambo never thought seriously about it as a future profession.<p>She grew up in South Africa during apartheid, and her father was a Methodist pastor (he is now a bishop). Though her family …


Dan Colen: Sweet Liberty. Solo Show at Newport Street Gallery


Jake & Dinos Chapman: The Disasters of Everyday Life


How do objects become art? Roman Ondak’s Arts Club show tries to explain

The largest found object Roman Ondak ever included in an exhibition was the wing of a Boeing 737 aircraft. The wildest were full-grown trees and bushes. The most ephemeral were the heights of thousands of museum visitors. The commonest were 12 people standing in a line. The youngest were 8- to …


Superflex: One Two Three Swing! Tate Modern, London


Kris Kuksi's Hallucinatory Enhancements Go on Display in New York!

October 9, 2017<p>A philosophy graduate interested in theory, politics and art. Alias of Jelena Martinović.<p>Intricate and ornate three-dimensional …


Charlie Godet Thomas: Roman-fleuve / Vitrine, Basel


Frieze Art Fair London 2017


Zeitz MOCAA, Cape Town / Interview with Azu Nwagbogu

South Africa

Paul Klee at Fondation Beyeler


Superflex interview: Alastair Sooke meets the Turbine Hall's new stars

Danish artists Superflex have designed everything from soft drinks to streets – and now they’re filling Tate Modern's Turbine Hall<p>"I don’t mind saying that I’m an artist,” says Rasmus Nielsen, with a smile. “It’s like saying, ‘Yes, I’m an alcoholic’.”<p>We are sitting in Nielsen’s studio in …


The TWA Hotel in Eero Saarinen's JFK Airport Terminal Will Transport You Right Back to 1962

The TWA Lounge, the eagerly anticipated hotel's temporary home in 1 World Trade Center, reinvents the Saarinen terminal in Lower Manhattan<p>Nostalgia is in the air. Chili-pepper-red carpet is on the ground. And the Solari split-flap board is ticking away. The much-anticipated restoration and public …


Basquiat review – the hungry chronicler of broken America

Barbican Art Gallery, London This dazzling retrospective reveals the savage sweep of Jean-Michel Basquiat, an artist whose blood-spattered mouths and grinning human skulls captured the tragic arc of American history<p>If the brilliantly promising artist whose paintings delight and dazzle the eye and …


How Alexander Calder Became America's Most Beloved Sculptor

In an exclusive excerpt from his new book, Calder: The Conquest of Time, Jed Perl reveals a hidden side of the artist<p>Comment on this Story


WATCH: 'Cathedral' for African art gives new life to 100-year-old grain silo

20 September, 10:00 AM<p>Cape Town - Boasting 6,000 square metres of exhibition space over nine floors, a rooftop sculpture garden and state of the art …