Festivals

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Do It! in Manchester – Follow the Artists’ Orders

Do It! in Manchester – Follow the Artists’ Orders

Yes, we already mentioned do it last week, but now The Space is inviting you to take part in do it 2013, a participative exhibition which celebrates its 20th anniversary at this year’s Manchester International Festival. do it 2013 consists of a growing series of… Read More

Shows

Do It! in Manchester – Follow the Artists' Orders

Do It! in Manchester – Follow the Artists' Orders

Yes, we already mentioned do it last week, but now The Space is inviting you to take part in do it 2013, a participative exhibition which celebrates its 20th anniversary at this year’s Manchester International Festival. do it 2013 consists of a growing series of… Read More

Turkey

Fears over Istanbul Biennial as violence in Gezi Park continues

Fears over Istanbul Biennial as violence in Gezi Park continues

Posted June 11th, 2013

Festivals, News, Politics, Turkey

The Istanbul International Arts and Culture Festival has already been postponed due to the sensitivity of the current situation in Turkey. Many art galleries in Istanbul, mostly located in the Taksim area, have also canceled their openings and according to the Art Newspaper the organisers… Read More

Festivals

Art from Austria in Venice and Russia

Art from Austria in Venice and Russia

Posted June 5th, 2013

Austria, Contemporary Art, Festivals

The largest-ever festival of Austrian culture in Russia will run through December 2014. The festival program includes more than 50 special events ranging from the visual arts to music and theater, and highlighting a diversity of classical and contemporary achievements in Austrian culture, with a… Read More

Festivals

Lesser Known Architecture at London Festival of Architecture

Lesser Known Architecture at London Festival of Architecture

Posted May 23rd, 2013

Architecture, England, Festivals

In 2013 LFA will become an annual, month-long and citywide exploration of London’s built environment; investigating the importance of architecture and design in London’s success and celebrating the city’s role as a global hub of architectural experimentation, thinking, learning and practice. Many festivals celebrate history,… Read More

Germany

DOKU.ARTS – Call for Entries

DOKU.ARTS – Call for Entries

Posted May 22nd, 2013

Documentaries, Festivals, Germany

DOKU.ARTS screens documentaries on the arts and by artists across all genres, such as architecture, visual art, music, literature, theatre, dance, cinema, and photography. In 2013, DOKU.ARTS will focus on the culture and artists of the North African countries as well as the thriving arts… Read More

New Zealand

5th Auckland Triennial – New Zealand’s biggest contemporary visual arts festival

5th Auckland Triennial – New Zealand’s biggest contemporary visual arts festival

Posted May 16th, 2013

Contemporary Art, Festivals, New Zealand

Auckland’s art scene bursts to life with the 5th Auckland Triennial, New Zealand’s largest contemporary visual art festival. The 5th Auckland Triennial (until August 11) features over 30 artists, artist collectives and architects from 15 countries and is led by internationally acclaimed curator, Hou Hanru…. Read More

Shows

EXPO 1 – Art museum with ecological concerns

EXPO 1 – Art museum with ecological concerns

Posted May 13th, 2013

Contemporary Art, Festivals, Museums, Shows

EXPO 1: New York, an exploration of ecological challenges in the context of the economic and socio-political instability of the early 21st century opens at MoMA PS1, The Museum of Modern Art, and Rockaway Beach. Acting in the guise of a festival-as-institution, EXPO 1: New… Read More

Video Art

Water Diary – A dialogue between artist videos and amateur films

Water Diary – A dialogue between artist videos and amateur films

Posted May 7th, 2013

Contemporary Art, Festivals, Film, France, Video Art

Frac Haute-Normandie presents Water Diary: A dialogue between artist videos and amateur films on view through 8 September 2013. As part of the Normandy Impressionist Festival, the Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain (Frac) has partnered with Pôle Image Haute-Normandie to develop a project that explores the… Read More