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  • Otelo M. Fabião A new lonelyfingers member

    We are very excited to announce a new lonelyfingers artist – Portuguese and London based Otelo M. Fabião. “The basis for Otelo Fabião´s research is drawing, always taken as a point of departure, frequently as a point of arrival. Drawing as a broadened platform of interaction with the world, of self knowledge and acquisition of…

  • The ephemeral nature of interrelated things Owen Gump at Kunsthalle, Karlsburg

    11. August bis 15. September 2013 Kunsthalle, Karlsburg 4, 27568 Bremerhaven, DE Tel. 0471 9586106 www.kunstverein-bremerhaven.de   by Klaus Becké “Der ephemere Charakter zusammenhängender Dinge” heißt ein Surfbrett, das ne-ben Fotoarbeiten des kalifornischen Künstlers Owen Gump vom 11.08.2013 bis 15.09.2013 in der Kunsthalle Bremerhaven zu sehen sein wird. Das Brett stellt in der Surfkultur zwar…

  • Parties of six or more Jay Batlle at Norfolk Library

    Aug. 4th 2013 – Sept. 4th 2013 Reception: August 4th 4-6pm Norfolk Library 9 Greenwood Road East Norfolk, CT   The Norfolk Library presents “Parties Of Six Or More,” a summer exhibition of Jay Batlle’s restaurant stationery drawings. This group of framed watercolor and ink drawings documents the epicurean adventures of the bon vivant artist.…

  • Dead Inside A group sculpture exhibition with Jay Batlle curated by Max Wolf and Meghan Carleton

    23 July – 31 August 2013 Bleecker Street Arts Club 305 Bleecker St. NY NY 10014 – US Artists include: Amanny Ahmad, Jay Batlle, Jerry Blackman, John Chamberlain, Tom Forkin, Kayla Gibbons, Al Hansen, Paul McCarthy, Krisha Murari, Adeline de Monseignat, Tal R, Sterling Ruby, Shelter Serra, Agathe Snow, Odessa Straub, John Szlasa, May Wilson,…

  • Stories From Central Europe An interview with Jade Niklai by The new contemporary

    Once, when I spoke with Francesca von Habsburg about the current Hungarian art scene, she highlighted Blood Mountain as one of the most exciting initiatives. I met Jade Niklai, founder and director of the Budapest-based independent, non-profit organization. She gave insights into Blood Mountain’s history, current activities, and future plans – which also involve Vienna.…

  • Monika Stricker group exhibition with Monika Stricker at CAB Art Centre, Brussels

    ‘MONIKA STRICKER‘ 05.09 – 26.10.2013 Opening Wednesday Sept. 4th / 6-10pm   Monika Stricker is a ‘Cadavre Exquis’,an exquisit corpse. When Monika Stricker wakes up she is not alone. Monika Stricker is a defiant typeface, subversive through obedience. Monika Stricker is a sound, strong,critical, hard, beautiful and smart. Monika Stricker is some thing yet unmade…

  • Rhynchophorus ferrugineus A new publication by Glen Rubsamen

    Glen Rubsamen’s latest book is an extension of his new body of photographic works. It revolves around the Rhynchophorus ferrugineus, better known as the Red Palm Weevil, an insect with Asiatic origins that has moved quickly westward over the last century, aided by technology and globalism. The weevil’s arrival in Southern Europe has devastated palm…

  • The importance of the line Diango Hernández at Porta 33 curated by Nuno Faria

    12.06 – 28.09.2013 Porta 33 Rua do Quebra Costas, 33 9000-034-Funchal Ilha da Madeira, Portugal +351 291 743 038 porta33@porta33.com A importância da linha O projecto que Diango Hernández preparou para a Porta 33 tem a particularidade de não ser propriamente uma exposição, mas a articulação de um conjunto de fragmentos que foram o ponto…

  • Lessons of Darkness Group exhibition curated by Nuno Faria with Daniel Barroca and Diango Hernández

    O6 Jul. – 31 Dec. José De Guimarães International Centre For The Arts (Ciajg) Av. Conde Margaride, nº 175 4810-535 Guimarães www.ccvf.pt   With Vasco Barata, Daniel Barroca, Pedro Valdez Cardoso, Rui Chafes, Otelo Fabião, José de Guimarães, Diango Hernández, Ricardo Jacinto*, Manuel Viegas Guerreiro, Francisco Janes, Hassan Khan*, Manuel Santos Maia, Rosalind Nashashibi e…

  • Film A group exhibition with Daniel Barroca at Solar. Galeria de Arte Cinemática

    29.06 – 1.09.2013 Solar. Galeria de Arte Cinemática Rua do Lidador, 4480-715 Vila do Conde solar@curtas.pt – http://www.curtas.pt   with Daniel Barroca / Gustav Deutsch / Sandra Gibson / Luis Recoder / João Maria Gusmão / Pedro Paiva / João Louro / Bill Morrison / Daïchi Saïto / Peter Tscherkassky Celebram-se os últimos dias do…

  • Manuel Graf. Commercials, Mosques & Ceramics Solo exhibition at Kunsthaus Baselland

    20. April 2013 — Sonntag 30. Juni 2013 Mit Commercials, Mosques & Ceramics zeigt das Kunsthaus Baselland die erste institutionelle Einzelausstellung des deutschen Künstlers Manuel Graf (geb. 1978 in Bühl/Baden, lebt und arbeitet in Düsseldorf) in der Schweiz. Graf hat an der Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf bei Magdalena Jetelova und Rita McBride abgeschlossen. Sein Werk wurde…

  • Ein Ahnungsloser Traum Vom Park A group exhibition with Jessica Gispert at Museum Abteiberg

    ‘Sublimations’ by Jessica Gispert For this project I worked with Museum Abteiberg’s contemporary art collection to create fifty pair of “Kunst Leggings”. Sublimations playfully addresses the accessibility of museums and their collections. We view art as precious and valuable objects available to us through a constrained approachability. The use of leggings in this piece deals…

  • Anne Pöhlmann Talk at Dortmunder Kunstverein about lonelyfingers 29.06.2013 - 19:00 h

    Curartist – Der Akteur mit besonderen Voraussetzungen. 29.06.2013 – 19:00 h / Moderation: Stefanie Humbert Pedro Wirz im Gespräch mit Anne Pöhlmann, Künstlerin und Initiatorin des Künstlerprojekts lonelyfingers und Dorothee Richter, Kuratorin und Leiterin des Postgraduate Program in Curating der Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst Zürich, über den Grenzgang zwischen Künstler und Kurator. DORTMUNDER KUNSTVEREIN…

  • Utopia starts small 12. Fellbach Triennial with Diango Hernández

    Utopia starts small -12. Fellbach Triennial of small-scale sculpture. Curated by Angelika Nollert and Yilmaz Dziewior. 23 June – 29 September 2013 “Utopia starts small” uses the concept of Utopia and knowledge of how it has been exploited and misused in the course of history. At the same time, however, it also recognises its positive connotations.…

  • HERstories Group exhibition at Bonner Kunstverein with Rita McBride, Anne Pöhlmann and Diango Hernández

    Monika Baer  / Rita Mcbride / Marlene Dumas / Melissa Gordon / Petra Maitz / Anne Pöhlmann / Spartacus Chetwynd / Katharina Sieverding / Christian Falsnaes / Marianne Wex / Diango Hernández / Friederike Tebbe / Nicolas Party / Miriam Cahn / Suse Weber / Charlotte Salomon For the exhibition commemorating its 50th anniversary, the…

  • Q&A: Artist and Chef Jay Batlle on Pop Art and Food By Alex Greenberger for Artspace

    By Alex Greenberger Gourmet food might not be the first thing that comes to mind when dicussing classic works of art, but practicing chef and artist Jay Batlle is quick to draw the connection between the two. Throughout his colorful, occassionally satirical critiques of the hedonistic fine dining culture, Batlle depicts the luxurious atmosphere cultivated…

  • photo: Anne Pöhlmann

    Eine Kunstausstellung ohne Kunst Rheinische Post Online

    Es ist ein ungewöhnliches Projekt, dass das Museum Abteiberg zusammen mit der Künstlergruppe Lonelyfingers unter dem Titel „Konversationsstücke“ initiiert hat: eine Kunstausstellung ohne Kunst. Was diese Präsentation vermitteln will, ist das gedankliche Kraftfeld „davor“, bevor Kunst entsteht. Und sie möchte von einem schöpferischen Prozess erzählen, der einen ganz realen, stofflichen “Anfang” hat mit Fundstücken sowie…

  • Colorful Serendipity for a School’s Sculpture By Allan Kozinn for The New York Times

    By ALLAN KOZINN The New York Times Published: April 26, 2013   It may not be in quite the same league as finding the remains of Richard III under a parking lot in Leicester, or fragments of Chinese pottery dating back 20,000 years. But last week the discovery of a thousand or more shards of…

  • The Stubborn Life of Things Group exhibition with Monika Stricker at KAI 10, Düsseldorf

    Curator: Julia Höner Artists: Bettina Buck, Hans-Peter Feldmann, Romuald Hazoumè, Sofia Hultén, Monika Stricker, Haegue Yang   In the exhibition The Stubborn Life of Things the artworks of six international artists advance an understanding of things that goes beyond their function as human prostheses, as an archive of cultural practices, or as the simple materialization…

  • Vom Fundstück zum Geistesblitz von Alexandra Wach for Monopol magazine

    Jedem seine Madeleine: Das Museum Abteiberg zeigt, welche Alltagsgegenstände Künstler inspirieren von Alexandra Wach MONOPOL 03.04.2013 Was verbindet handgeschmiedete Scheren von Rita McBride mit einer Menükarte, die der Amerikaner Jay Batlle in einem New Yorker Restaurant mitgehen ließ? Wie passen dazu ein funktionsuntüchtiger Fußball, eine Anleitung zum Barrenturnen und ein Paar Badelatschen? Nicht zu vergessen…