Olafur Eliasson's beautiful installation Model for a Timeless Garden provides the highlight of the Hayward Gallery's latest blockbuster exhibition, Light Show. Here's a film of the piece to whet your appetite.
Monday, 14 January 2013
Friday, 30 November 2012
|Bruce Davidson, Black Americans, New York City. From the series 'New York (Life)', 1961-65. © Bruce Davidson/Magnum Photos|
The Barbican’s excellent group show of photography from the 60s and 70s demonstrates the multitude of ways the medium can be used to document history, while exploring the blurring lines between art and photography during the period.
Sunday, 30 September 2012
Thursday, 30 August 2012
|Few colours in the dark, 2012|
The third (and final) artist that I wanted to share from my Tokyo trip earlier this year is Shohei Takasaki, who has a show of new work opening this weekend in the city, if any of you are lucky enough to be in the vicinity.
Sunday, 26 August 2012
Thursday, 16 August 2012
There is a certain allure to a lost piece of art. Whether destroyed, stolen or simply left unfinished, a missing work can play on the imagination, creating a certain kind of longing. A new website from Tate, Gallery of Lost Art, picks up this subject, and presents a series of essays telling the fascinating stories behind a number of lost works...