Infinite Possibility of Existence – A. Boetti

And so we come to the end of the evening, everyone will make judgements, the works will be sent off in their boxes and returned to warehouses full of history or towards energetic emerging artists.   Many works will go towards new collectors but everything will go in directions that are difficult to define. The…

Intrigue: James Ensor by Luc Tuymans – Royal Academy of Art, London

Intrigue, the exhibition of James Ensor (1860-1949) at London’s Royal Academy (through January 2017), does as promised by its captivating title borrowed from the homonymous seminal painting of 1890. Put together by the Belgian painter Luc Tuymans, not new to important curatorial efforts, the project is neither a canonical retrospective nor an artist-curated, past/present dialogue…

Ditte Ejlerskov – ANNAELLEGALLERY, Malmö

It all began with a scam email from Barbados. Upon replying, an enthusiastic correspondence unfolded. Before the dialogue came to an end, Fergal (the scammer) traveled across the island to document the home of the Bajan pop star, Rihanna, by Ditte Ejlerskov’s request. A year later, the artist found herself sitting on a secluded beach…

Cosimo Casoni – Gallery CLIMA, Milan

The Sunday Side Sunday is a sacred day. A day where everything stops except a certain someone. Cosimo Casoni is an emerging artist born in 1990 who does not stop, he moves, asks questions, paints, shifts his focus upon a skateboard, creating evolutions of evolution. The exhibition can be interpreted as a constant evolution, where…

Sigrid Sandström – Other Places – Anat Ebgi LA

Sandström’s practice actively interrogates the methods by which viewing initiates and elicits thought and cognition. Her newest body of work consists of a series of portrait-sized paintings hung at equal distance throughout the gallery. As a gestural template, each painting comprises an assortment of brushstrokes impastoed onto intimately-scaled panels colored vividly with swatches of magenta,…