The New Yorker's Peter Schjeldahl features Ilya & Emilia Kabakov. Read more about the artists and their first exhibtion at Pace in this week's issue or online, here.
Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: Not Everyone Will Be Taken Into the Future, the first major museum exhibition in the UK dedicated to the Kabakovs, is now on view at the Tate Modern. This comprehensive exhibition examines the full scope of the Kabakovs' career, from Ilya's work as a 'unofficial artist' in the 1960s, to his move to New York in the 1980s and collaborative practice with Emilia thereafter. Coinciding with the centenary of the 1917 Russian Revolution, Not Everyone Will Be Taken Into the Futu
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