On Wednesday 11 June, Pace London opened an exhibition of new works by Adrian Ghenie at 6 Burlington Gardens. Golems, will remain open until 26 July, 2014.
Adrian Ghenie opens May 9 at the Romanian Pavilion for the 56th Venice Biennale. Ghenie joined Pace in 2011, and had a solo exhibition, Golems at Pace London in June 2014. Curated by Mihai Pop, the Romanian Pavilion showcases Darwin’s Room, a selection of paintings organized across three rooms, each room and the works therein represent a theme: The Tempest, The Portrait Gallery (Self-portrait as Charles Darwin), and The Dissonances of History. Read more from ARTnews here. Read more
As part of his participation in the 15th Istanbul Bienali, a good neighbour, artist Fred Wilson spoke at the bienali's Public Programme. Wilson discussed his work, Afro Kismet, which is on view now at the Pera Museum. Relating this work to his artistic practice and to a piece he had exhibited representing the United States at the 50th Venice Biennale, the artist said, "My work is about an issue which is both personal and universal. I dealt with something like this in Venice, as well; I researche