Festival

Festival

Tarryn Gill & Pilar Mata Dupont

Tarryn Gill & Pilar Mata Dupont

Posted August 6th, 2013

Festival

Tarryn Gill and Pilar Mata Dupont are Australian based visual artists working in photography, film, performance, and set & costume design. They have exhibited work at Centre Pompidou, Paris; Art Basel, Miami; The Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney; The Gallery of Modern Art, Queensland; and at… Read More

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Kite & Laslett – Kinetic Light

Kite & Laslett – Kinetic Light

Posted August 6th, 2013

Festival

Kite & Laslett are a young creative practice of installation artists based in London who were our artists of the month in March 2013. The duo; Sebastian Kite and Will Laslett, trained in architecture, sound and music, specialise in producing architectural interventions in the form… Read More

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Finnbogi Petursson – Iceland Sounds

Finnbogi Petursson – Iceland Sounds

Posted August 6th, 2013

Festival

Finnbogi Petursson is one of Iceland’s most prominent artists. In his works he fuses sound, light, sculpture, architecture and drawings. Petursson has also already been ikono’s artist of the month in July 2012. Sound, a crucial element in his works, is literally shaping his work… Read More

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Ange Leccia – French pioneer of video art

Ange Leccia – French pioneer of video art

Posted August 6th, 2013

Festival

The ikono On Air Festival will broadcast Ange Leccia’s famous work “La Mer” (1991-2003) and this time you don’t have to worry about broken headphones at the gallery as you can watch the HD stream in your browser or on your SmartTV at home. Bio… Read More

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Adad Hannah – The Echo of the Trickster

Adad Hannah – The Echo of the Trickster

Posted August 6th, 2013

Festival

Adad Hannah is known for beautiful, cleverly staged tableaux vivant videos that often revisit or re-enact famed paintings and artworks. Hannah has completed projects in diverse locales, with casts that often challenge and update the meanings of the works he’s referencing. In 2009’s The Raft… Read More

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Anthony McCall – Landscape for Fire

Anthony McCall – Landscape for Fire

Posted August 2nd, 2013

Festival

British-born avant-garde artist Anthony McCall occupies a space between sculpture, cinema and drawing. He is known for his ‘solid-light’ installations, a series that he began in 1973 with his seminal Line Describing a Cone, in which a volumetric form composed of projected light slowly evolves… Read More

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Joe Hamilton – Hyper Geography

Joe Hamilton – Hyper Geography

Posted August 1st, 2013

Festival

Australian artist Joe Hamilton uses technology, the Internet and found material to create intricate and complex compositions online, offline and somewhere inbetween. He is best known for Hyper Geography, a short film and a tumblr collage blog with 100 posts in a loop which are… Read More

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Giulia Giannola – Tinker, tailor, soldier, sailor

Giulia Giannola – Tinker, tailor, soldier, sailor

Posted July 25th, 2013

Festival

Individual and society, individual action and collective action are some of the themes around which Giulia Giannola’s work circulates. The italian artist just won the first Völklinger Art Award for “Tinker, tailor, soldier, sailor” (2012) which will also be shown as part of our festival… Read More

Film

On Air: Sergio Belinchón – Adios Amigo!

On Air: Sergio Belinchón – Adios Amigo!

Posted July 23rd, 2013

Festival, Film

ikono presents spanish photographer and filmmaker Sergio Belinchón’s Adios Amigo!, a journey to Huesca in Spain, a landscape which served as a projection screen for the Italian version of America’s fairy tales about the Wild West and it’s brave heroes. Adiós Amigo! reviews the story… Read More