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AVIGDOR ARIKHA: PAINTINGS AND WORKS ON PAPER │ Marlborough, London → 17 October 2015

Jerusalem Bread, 1981, oil on canvas, 22.2 x 31.3 cm
Jerusalem Bread, 1981, oil on canvas, 22.2 x 31.3 cm

GALLERYARTIST

“Az a ćîld in ɖ darcist yirz v prsikśn in a consntreśncamp jrñ ɖ Secnd Wrldwor, Arica hd śoun a gift fr drw̃ n rcwdñ unspīcbl sīnz bt, aftr studiz in Jrūsḷm n lêtr Paris, h bgan hiz pṛfeśnl c̣rir az an abstract pêntr in ɖ zîtgîst v ɖ 1950z. It wz hiz frendśp wɖ Jacometi ɖt wz dsîsv in ćenjñ hiz drẋn n stîl in 1965. V ɖt rtrn t fiğreśn Arica rout, ‘I dscuvrd ɖ joy v sbmitñ t evrʈñ …. I hd t lrn hâ… t hold, bî ɖ lîn or bruśstrôc, ẃt I si ʈru fīlñ’”

Continue reading AVIGDOR ARIKHA: PAINTINGS AND WORKS ON PAPER │ Marlborough, London → 17 October 2015

GETA BRĂTESCU │ Tate Liverpool → 18 October 2015

Medeic Callisthenic Moves, 1980-1
Medeic Callisthenic Moves, 1980-1

GALLERYARTIST

“Đs intṛduẋn t Bratescu’z snğlr viźn cmprîzz a ṣlẋn v wrcs fṛm 1960 t ɖ preznt de, ẃć śôcesz hr cmitmnt t ɖ drōn lîn, ẃɖr crietd in fabric wɖ a sowñmśin, bî ɖ bodi pformñ ʈru spês, or faund wɖn hr dīteld clasicl draftsmnśp. It rvilz a cnsistnsi v indipndnt prṗs n dzîn psistñ acrs ɖ decedz.”

Independent: Geta Bratescu in the studio. Photo: Stefan Sava
Independent: Geta Bratescu in the studio. Photo: Stefan Sava

Karen Wright INDEPENDENT 5 June 2015

Continue reading GETA BRĂTESCU │ Tate Liverpool → 18 October 2015

KIKI KOGELNIK: FLY ME TO THE MOON │ Modern Art Oxford → 18 October 2015

Fly Me to the Moon, 1963. Oil and acrylic on canvas, 244 x 185cm. Andrew Rinkhy/ Kogelnik Foundation Vienna/ New York
Fly Me to the Moon, 1963. Oil and acrylic on canvas, 244 x 185cm. Andrew Rinkhy/ Kogelnik Foundation Vienna/ New York

GALLERYARTIST

“Ʈrt hr c̣rir, Cogelńīc implýd an xybṛnt palit, ẃć ḅlîd its ofn apoc̣liptc subjicts; fṛm mcābra sculz n sevrd limz t dsmbâld figrz. Đz deʈli bodiz, rendrd dspozbl in an incrisñli mec̣nîzd wrld, sând a nôt v cōśn in an ira cntińli trnsformd bî ny tecnoḷjiz.”

Tim Adams OBSERVER 23 August 2015

Continue reading KIKI KOGELNIK: FLY ME TO THE MOON │ Modern Art Oxford → 18 October 2015

HANNE DARBOVEN: ACCEPTING ANYTHING AMONG EVERYTHING │ Talbot Rice, Edinburgh → 3 October 2015

Photo Credit: Rainer Bollinger, Switzerland. Hanne Darboven Stiftung, Hamburg/ VG-Bildkunst.
Photo Credit: Rainer Bollinger, Switzerland. Hanne Darboven Stiftung, Hamburg/ VG-Bildkunst.

GALLERYARTIST

“Darbovn’z wrc dz nt implî ṣlẋn: it criets patnz ɖt run acrs tîm, inactñ ɖ imposbl cmplx̣ti v axptñ enʈñ amñ evrʈñ”

“Artist Hana Darbovn wns wrct at ɖs tebl, bt az it fild p ś simpli muvd on t a ny desc. N ẃn ɖ rūm wz fl ś muvd t anɖr. Đ brźwā hom in sbrbn Hambrg ɖt bloñd t hr cofi-manyfacćrñ famli bcem smʈñ els: a stydio, a c̣lẋn, a dzîn fr livñ n ʈncñ, an artwrc in itslf.”

Mýra Jefri, Scotsmn

©Peter MacDiarmid, Getty Images.Hanne Darboven Stiftung, Hamburg/ VG-Bildkunst.

Moira Jeffrey SCOTSMAN 30 August 2015
Rachel Spence FINANCIAL TIMES 7 August 2015
Rosie Priest SKINNY 28 July 2015

Continue reading HANNE DARBOVEN: ACCEPTING ANYTHING AMONG EVERYTHING │ Talbot Rice, Edinburgh → 3 October 2015

THE AMAZING WORLD OF M.C. ESCHER │ Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh → 27 September 2015

Bond of Union, 1956
Bond of Union, 1956

GALLERYARTIST

“Yes, yes, w clîm p n p, w imajin w r asndñ; evri step z abt 10 inćz hî, teṛbli tîrñ – n ẃr dz it ol gt s? Nẃr.”

“Wn v ɖ grt cnundṛmz v modn art. H z an artist huz wrc z az instntli recgnîzbl az enʈñ bî Salṿdor Dalí, yt hiz nem mīnz ltl t a Britiś ōdịns. Eśr wz nvr afilietd t eni grūp, rerli travlñ far fṛm hiz modist hom in ɖ Duć tân v Bārn, n fôc̣sñ xclusvli on grafic art. H wz a wn-man artmuvmnt hu crietd sm v ɖ most fems n popylr imijz in modn art, yt h rmenz a cmplit inigma.”

Alastair Smart TELEGRAPH 12 August 2015
William Cook BBC 29 June 2015
Barry Didcock HERALD SCOTLAND 28 June 2015
Jackie Wullschlager FINANCIAL TIMES 26 June 2015
Phil Miller HERALD SCOTLAND 26 June 2015
Steven Poole GUARDIAN 20 June 2015

Continue reading THE AMAZING WORLD OF M.C. ESCHER │ Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh → 27 September 2015