For Monumenta’s sixth edition, running from May 10 through June 22, 2014, Russian-born artists Ilya and Emilia Kabakov will invite viewers to explore the maze of an imaginary town: The Strange City. Commenting on the installation, Emilia Kabakov said, “Some years ago, someone asked us if we thought that art could influence politics. We answered no. Our opinion has not changed but during all these years, we have worked with ideas based around the imaginary and utopia. We sincerely believe that
Pace is pleased to announce its participation in Frieze, taking place at Regent’s Park, in London, UK from 17 – 20 October 2013. The gallery’s stand (G8) will include a selection of paintings, works on paper, sculptures, photographs, video, and multimedia works spanning over 50 years from the 1950s to the present. Pace presentation will feature a selection of works by Lucas Arruda, Yto Barrada, Alexander Calder, Brian Clarke, Chuck Close, George Condo, Keith Coventry, Jim Dine, James Franco,
Ilya and Emilia Kabakov, in a joint collaboration with Studio in a School, will present The Ship of Tolerance, in Brooklyn Bridge Park on September 27, 2013 as part of the 17th annual DUMBO Arts Festival. The work will remain on view on the Brooklyn waterfront until October 13th. Click here for more information. The Ship of Tolerance is part of a constellation of events celebrating the upcoming 80th birthday of Ilya Kabakov, which includes Pace’s first exhibition with the artists this Novem
Pace Gallery is pleased to announce the following artists will be on view in Venice during the 55th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia ROBERTO MATTA Matta: Roberto Sebastian Matta, Gordon Matta-Clark, Pablo Echaurren Matta Fondazione Querini Stampalia Campo Santa Maria Formosa, Castello 5252 through August 18, 2013 LORIS GRÉAUD The Snorks: A Concert for Creatures Teatrino di Palazzo Grassi San Marco 3260 Wednesdays and Fridays playing every 30 minutes
The Happiest Man, a major installation by Ilya and Emilia Kabakov, opens at Ambika P3 on 26 March. The constructed cinema projects Russian propagandist films from the 40s and 50s, inspiring a rural idyll, eliciting conflicting sense of utopia and disenchantment. Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: The Happiest Man is on view 27 March – 21 April 2013 at Ambika P3, University of Westminster, London. For more information, click here.
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