Nandipha Mntambo NANDIPHA MNTAMBO [solo-exhibition] at Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, Cape Town, September 22, 2017 – January 27, 2018

Nandipha Mntambo’s solo exhibition, Material Value, presents artworks that span an entire career of using cow hide and the cultural, historical, and universal associations we attribute to this medium. The obsessive use of bovine by-products and the complex associations we attribute to cattle allows a multiplicity of readings of Mntambo’s work. The idiomatic and proverbial (Read more…)

AL ABIGAIL LANE [solo-exhibition] at Andréhn-Schiptjenko, November 16 – December 22, 2017

Abigail Lane: Zoo 1994-2017 November 16 – December 22 In conjunction with Andréhn-Schiptjenko’s 25th anniversary, the autumn season 2017 is devoted to Future Revisited, a review of the past to glimpse the future. In the third exhibition on this theme, Abigail Lane will present an exhibition centered round her video work Never Never Mind, one of (Read more…)

Palle Torsson & Tobias Bernstrup - Museum Meltdown III, 1999. Modification of computer game, Moderna Museet. PALLE TORSSON & TOBIAS BERNSTRUP [exhibition] at Andréhn-Schiptjenko, November 30 – December 22, 2017

Palle Torsson & Tobias Bernstrup Meltdown Revisited 30 November – 22 December Opening on Thursday November 30, 5 – 8 pm Andréhn-Schiptjenko proudly presents Palle Torsson & Tobias Bernstrup’s pioneering game art project Museum Meltdown from 1996-1999. This was among the first examples of artistic modification of a video game – a tradition that later (Read more…)

Images above (left to right):
Nandipha Mntambo - Moonlit shadows 7, 2017 
Oil and gold leaf on canvas 
70 3/4 x 70 3/4 x 3 7/8 in. (180 x 180 x 10 cm) 
Per B Sundberg - Kulle, 2014 
Stoneware 17 
11/16 x 12 3/16 x 10 5/8 in. (45 x 31 x 27 cm) NANDIPHA MNTAMBO AND PER B SUNDBERG [group-exhibition] at Galerie Hervé van der Straeten, Paris, October 19 – December 2, 2017

Andréhn-Schiptjenko has the pleasure of announcing an exhibition of new works by Nandipha Mntambo and Per B Sundberg at the invitation of Galerie Hervé van der Straeten in Paris. The exhibition opens on Thursday October 19 and runs through December 2. Nandipha Mntambo’s signature material is cowhide and Mntambo explores intimate relationships, the challenges of (Read more…)

Veilhan_STUDIO-VENEZIA_Photo_Giacomo-Cosua_BD1 XAVIER VEILHAN [solo-exhibition] in the French Pavilion, the 57th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, May 13 – November 26, 2017

Xavier Veilhan Studio Venezia French Pavilion the 57th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia Studio Venezia, Xavier Veilhan’s musical pavilion “I imagine an overall environment: an immersive installation that propels visitors to the world of the recording studio and that is inspired by the pioneering work of Kurt Schwitters, the Merzbau (1923-1937). Musicians from (Read more…)

ALHemsida ANNIKA LARSSON [solo-exhibition] at Andréhn-Schiptjenko, October 5 – November 11, 2017

Annika Larsson: Dog (2001), Pink Ball (2002), Bend II (2002) October 5 – November 11, 2017 In conjunction to Andréhn-Schiptjenko’s 25th anniversary, the autumn season 2017 is devoted to Future Revisited, a review of the past to glimpse the future. In the second exhibition on this theme, we will show three video works by Annika (Read more…)

Untitled,2015 LINDER [group-exhibition] at Reading International, Reading, October 7, 2017 – January 28, 2018

‘The Critic as Artist’ is an exhibition at Reading Museum about and for the Irish writer and dramatist Oscar Wilde, who had been a visitor to Reading prior to his imprisonment at Reading Gaol, and whose ideas and legend remain startlingly contemporary. Appropriately, the museum in Reading is housed in a building partially designed by (Read more…)

Courtesy George and Betty Woodman © The Estate of Francesca Woodman FRANCESCA WOODMAN [group-exhibition] at The Finnish Museum of Photography, Helsinki, August 28 – October 15, 2017

Throughout her career, the young American photographer Francesca Woodman (1958–1981) revisited the theme of angels. In On Being an Angel (1976) she is seen bending backward as light falls on her white body. The following year she made a new version – an image with a darker mood in which she shows her face. These (Read more…)