The Sunday Post: Lito Kattou & Penny Rafferty, Part III

In this series of epistolary exchanges, artist Lito Kattou and writer Penny Rafferty share with each other – and consequently, the reader – thoughts on sacrifice; bringing form to life; and a classic of 1980s Japanese cinema.   IP ADDRESS 37.120.36.213 L, It’s taken me…

The Sunday Post: Lito Kattou & Penny Rafferty, Part II

In this series of epistolary exchanges, artist Lito Kattou and writer Penny Rafferty share with each other – and consequently, the reader – thoughts on thin skies; Frankenstein; the Other; and ancient deities.   IP ADDRESS 83.35.178.124. Dear L, You speak of cardinal materiality, with…

the dead are losing or how to ruin an exhibition

Antonia Baehr/Henry Wilde, Tom Engels, Bryana Fritz, Neo Hülcker, Catalina Insignares, Franziska Lantz, Raimundas Malaŝauskas, Carolina Mendonça, Luzie Meyer, Arantxa Martinez, Paz Rojo, Pablo Schlumberger, Mårten Spångberg, Else Tunemyr, Max Wallenhorst Kuratiert von Christopher Weickenmeier Pictures by David Baltzer, David Reiber Otalora Diese Ausstellung macht…

Shitting Ghosts @ oMo artspace

Wilhelm Beermann, Fabian Hub, Ryo Kinoshita, Paul Schuseil    Pictures by Ryo Kinoshita Treffen sich ein Kryptomaler, ein Krückenkneter, ein Lackalumist und ein Leinwandfalter an der Theke. Fragt der Kellner: „ Na, ihr Bovisten, was darf’s sein?“ Sagen alle: „Ne gute Form voll Substanz und 4…

SUV

logo & keychain: Selam X graphicdesign: Teresa Schönherr photography: Marian Luft The eponymous SUV, a symbol of the Zeitgeist forms the center of the exhibition: Six european art spaces each curate one car. For three days the SUV becomes a display for contemporary art production.…

Antoine Donzeaud – Une décision purement pratique

Articulately distributed between three institutions (Museum of Art and Archeology of Périgueux, Vesunna Museum and the Chapel of the Visitation) Antoine Donzeaud’s exhibition can be read as an accumulation of his obsessions: architectural derivatives, spatial cut-ups, sentimental blockchains, digital meta-urbanism. The title of the exhibition is taken from…

Highlight 7/12 – Kunsthalle Bern by Vivien Trommer

Harald Szeemann: Museum der Obsessionen 9. Juni – 2. September 2018 Tausende von Gepäckanhängern tummeln sich, hängen schwergewichtig von der Decke. Travel Sculpture (Ende 1960er Jahre – 2004) von Harald Szeemann ist das Werk eines Sammlers. Es setzt Szeemann, dem Prototyp des globalen Ausstellungsmachers, aber auch ein…

DOING THINGS WITH WORDS @ Kunstverein Braunschweig

Feiko Beckers, Mike Bourscheid, Colonial Neighbours, Christian Falsnaes, Lina Hermsdorf, Hassan Khan, Hanne Lippard, Teresa Solar, Adrian Williams As part of the performance program: Ricardo Domeneck, Balz Isler The group exhibition DOING THINGS WITH WORDS presents, explores and questions current trends in language- and performance-based art…

Body pt. 3 (Ordered Disorder) @ Ginerva Gambino

Curated by C&O WON CHA, STEFANIE HEINZE, POWER MAKES US SICK (PMS), JESSICA ROBBINS, MARIANNE WEX    “What mattered for terror was how it was passed from mouth to mouth across a nation, from page to page, from image to body… But there was no System.…

Allenamento #01 @ Basis, FFM

Pictures by Neven Allgeier A cappuccino in the morning. At first glance luxurious and creamy. Sensual foam in classic Italian style swelling over the rims. Thousands of years of culture, compressed and roasted, this brew prepares you for the exercises of daily life. Allenamento; Exercise. I hear…

Emerging artist Botond Keresztesi @ Kunstfort bij Vijfhuizen

   Pictures by Simon Trel The Kunstfort is ex­cited to in­tro­duce the first Dutch ex­hi­bi­tion of Hun­gary based Botond Keresztesi (Ro­mania, 1987). Botond Keresztesi – H.B.O. (Hub­bard’s Best Of), which will be on show in the con­crete fortress, is equally fu­tur­istic as sur­re­al­istic. The emerging artist,…

Yutie Lee – Ekstase 123 @ Kunstverein Göttingen

   Pictures by Marius Land Yutie Lee’s multidisciplinary practice combines stories and references to pop culture with literature, history and her own biography. In her first institutional solo show at the Kunstverein Göttingen, Lee deals with the invention and coding of language and emotions. The exhibition’s…

The Sunday Post: Lito Kattou & Penny Rafferty, Part I

In this series of epistolary exchanges, artist Lito Kattou and writer Penny Rafferty share with each other – and consequently, the reader – thoughts on interfaces; organisms both physical and digital; the vastness of emotion; and art. IP ADDRESS 83.35.178.124. Dear Lito,     My…