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Reynold Reynolds – Future Historian

Reynold Reynolds – Future Historian

Posted August 8th, 2013

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Influenced early on by philosophy and science, and working primarily with 16mm as an art medium, Reynold Reynolds has developed a film grammar based on transformation, consumption and decay. Detailed evolving symbols and allusive references create a powerful pictorial language based on Reynolds’ analytical point… Read More

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The ikono On Air Festival Is Coming Your Way!

The ikono On Air Festival Is Coming Your Way!

Posted August 7th, 2013

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September will see the first art festival to be exclusively broadcasted on TV in more than 30 countries and via 24/7 HD livestream! Between the 6th and the 29th of September, the ikono On Air Festival will celebrate and share all of ikono’s favorite artists… Read More

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Orit Raff – Palindrome

Orit Raff – Palindrome

Posted August 7th, 2013

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Utilizing both photography and video, Orit Raff has investigated objects of domestic life—soap, bathroom floors, drains—in a search for traces of the bodies that come into contact with them. This highly self-reflexive practice often results in what appear to be vast, austere landscapes. In her… Read More

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Catherine Gfeller – A Still Life Pulse

Catherine Gfeller – A Still Life Pulse

Posted August 7th, 2013

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“I feel more like a composer who likes to work in images, in associations, repetitions, superimpositions, rather than a photographer who isolates a single image. This enables me to include in the composition some suggestion of how our visual-emotional-affective perceptions work: with layers, flash-backs and… Read More

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Larissa Sansour – Space Exodus

Larissa Sansour – Space Exodus

Posted August 7th, 2013

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Born in Jerusalem, Lariss Sansour studied Fine Art in Copenhagen, London and New York. Her work is interdisciplinary, immersed in the current political dialogue and utilises video art, photography, experimental documentary, the book form and the internet. Sansour’s work features in galleries, museums, film festivals… Read More

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Ma Qiusha – Embrace

Ma Qiusha – Embrace

Posted August 7th, 2013

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Image: Courtesy of Beijing Commune “Few similar individuals open their arms optimistically to face and embrace the fear of falling. Instantaneous specific whereabouts are between the beginning and the end of the unknown (close to the death). In the moment of jumping, a specific part… Read More

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Ori Gersht – Still Life & Big Bang at Times Square

Ori Gersht – Still Life & Big Bang at Times Square

Posted August 7th, 2013

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Frequently referencing art history, Ori Gersht’s imagery is uncannily beautiful; the viewer is visually seduced before being confronted with darker and more complex themes, presenting a compulsive tension between beauty and violence. This has included an exploration of his own family’s experiences during the Holocaust,… Read More

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Tracy Valcarcel – Dancing Memories

Tracy Valcarcel – Dancing Memories

Posted August 6th, 2013

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Tracy Valcarcel is a multidisciplinary artist born in Lima and based in Montreal. Focusing on performance and video installation, since 2010 Tracy has worked with the theme of the body and its position within a cultural identity framework. She has trained as a pianist and… Read More

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Sæmundur Þór Helgason – Iceland Hard-Core

Sæmundur Þór Helgason – Iceland Hard-Core

Posted August 6th, 2013

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Sæmundur Þór Helgason is an Icelandic artist based in Reykjavik, Amsterdam and London. Within his practice, Helgason investigates the spatial and sculptural qualities of recording and presentation. His work consists of place-dependent video installations where the architectural- and the momentary context is depicted independently from,… Read More