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Festival Fever

 

A month into our launch and deep into summer, welcome to the .006th edition of Prescriptions. Here is our review of the week in the arts.

 

 

Summers are slow with many galleries – and some lucky artists – on holiday, but there is no shortage of festivals, now or gearing up for fall. Welcome to the .005th edition of Prescriptions. Here is our review of the week in the arts.

Documenta 14

Through September 17 / Kassel, Germany

Locarno 70 Film Festival

August 2-12, 2017 / Locarno, Switzerland

Sydney Contemporary 2017

September 7-10, 2017 / Carriageworks

Frieze London

October 5–8, 2017 / Regent’s Park

 

 

Past Forward: Architecture & Design

Art Institute Of Chicago / Opens Sepember 12, 2017. Debuting the first permanent installation dedicated to 20th and 21st Century architecture and design. One of the largest and most important art institutions in America, The Art Institute of Chicago, secures its place in modernity.

 

 

Steven Pippin: Aberration Optique

At Centre Pompidou / Through September 11, 2017: For the lovers of art photography, a kind of modern-day Man Ray, along with an impressive catalogue, Editions Xavier Barral Co-published with Centre Pompidou.

 

 

Julian Schnabel

Artist & Filmmaker with an impressive volume of work in multiple disciplines. The quintessential New York artist.

 

 

Recent profiles

Ingrid Maillard, a French visual artist and illustrator working in meticulous lines with graphite on paper with studies of mythology and the human form; Swiss photographer Jean-Marc Yersin and his forthcoming book, Crisis; Emese Benko, Romanian photographer living in Vienna with a fresh look through old-school eyes; Arts Letters & Numbers, an interesting non-profit doing education, publishing, exhibitions, workshops & residencies.

Towards No Earthly Pole / Julian Charrière
January 31 – March 21, 2020
Filmed at night, the dazzling landscapes captured are dramatically lit by a spotlight carried on a drone; as light...
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Katy Moran / Recent Paintings
Jan 11 – Feb 19, 2020
Recently described as an ​“abstract painter of figurative mood,” Moran enlists a wide scope of mark-making to conjure different...
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Joanna Piotrowska
January 24 – March 7, 2020
The tension is triggered by the reversibility of the situations, gestures and actions staged, the suspended moment of an...
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Botanical Drift / Ebbe Stub Wittrup
January 23 – May 17, 2020
As Ebbe Stub Wittrup follows in the footsteps of the Danish botanist Nathaniel Wallich, a narrative emerges on Western...
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Civilization and its Discontent
A State of emergency is declared in Canberra, Australia. The Novel coronavirus continues to spread. The Impeachment hearings in...
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Southern Rites / Gillian Laub
Various engagements / 2020
This small town symbolized the archetype of pastoral American life. Yet this idyllic place was also held hostage by...
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Reading Time in Space
Modernism at mumok
This exhibit traces passages of time and artistic concepts, accounting the idea of an expanded concept of art, one...
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International Film Festival Rotterdam 2020
Jan 22 – Feb 2, 2020
One of the largest film festivals in the world, the IFFR presents over 500 feature, mid-length, and short films...
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Towards No Earthly Pole / Julian Charrière
January 31 – March 21, 2020
Filmed at night, the dazzling landscapes captured are dramatically lit by a spotlight carried on a drone; as light...
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Katy Moran / Recent Paintings
Jan 11 – Feb 19, 2020
Recently described as an ​“abstract painter of figurative mood,” Moran enlists a wide scope of mark-making to conjure different...
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Joanna Piotrowska
January 24 – March 7, 2020
The tension is triggered by the reversibility of the situations, gestures and actions staged, the suspended moment of an...
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Botanical Drift / Ebbe Stub Wittrup
January 23 – May 17, 2020
As Ebbe Stub Wittrup follows in the footsteps of the Danish botanist Nathaniel Wallich, a narrative emerges on Western...
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ARTPIL / Prescription .109
Civilization and its Discontent
A State of emergency is declared in Canberra, Australia. The Novel coronavirus continues to spread. The Impeachment hearings in...
+
Southern Rites / Gillian Laub
Various engagements / 2020
This small town symbolized the archetype of pastoral American life. Yet this idyllic place was also held hostage by...
+
Reading Time in Space
Modernism at mumok
This exhibit traces passages of time and artistic concepts, accounting the idea of an expanded concept of art, one...
+
International Film Festival Rotterdam 2020
Jan 22 – Feb 2, 2020
One of the largest film festivals in the world, the IFFR presents over 500 feature, mid-length, and short films...
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