It might sound banal but still, there are art works we might not like. And it doesn’t mean that we don’t have “right taste” or “don’t understand contemporary art”. Firstly, generalizations are never good. Secondly, it takes a while to understand what we actually like. Perhaps I am not completely sure about whether photos of paintings (even in good quality and brief information, yes, yes, I mean better than IPhone snapshots) can compete with their real – life analogs, i would suggest to surf Artsy.
Thanks to the genius Gods of programming, among with applications for food delivery and other apps which embrace our procrastination, we have Artsy which mission is to archived all art round the world. Don’t know how it goes with the world, but their suggestions of current shows and modern art in general is quite impressive. So, go for it. Maybe at some point you’ll betray instagram and start to likereal art works. Well, you know what i mean…
Ai Weiwei is a Chinese contemporary artist who active in sculpture, installation, architecture, curating. Mostly, he is famous by his critic of the Chinese Goverment’s stance on democracy and human rights. On a 2013 Biennale he represents Germany with his … Continue reading →
This book is a total must read for all the artsy souls .Well structured, it is trying to cover as much as possible of the modern art world. All chapters devoted to different aspects such as The Auction, The Crit, … Continue reading →
In order to maximize his impact and pursue all his interests, Murakami runs a company called Kaikai Kiki Co., which has ninety employees in and around Tokyo and New York. It makes art. It designs merchandise. It acts as a … Continue reading →
“I received an email telling me it was over. I didn’t know how to respond. It was as if it wasn’t meant for me. It ended with the words: Take care of yourself. I took this recommendation literally. I asked … Continue reading →
According to one article, Damien Hirst is a metaphor of the economical crisis but seriously – who is he? Wikipedia calls him “the most prominent member of the group known as the Young British Artist, entrepreneur and art collector”. With … Continue reading →
The Venice Biennale was born by a resolution by the City Council on 19th April 1893, which proposed the founding of a “biennial national artistic exhibition” to celebrate the silver anniversary of King Umberto and Margherita of Savoy. The pavilion … Continue reading →