Nicola Samorì @ Monitor Gallery, Rome

Rome is a city of a thousand faces Rome is the political capital of Italy, but also the center of Christianity, Rome is the city that brings with it all the contradictions and the beauty of the world. Its formal freedom has become its most unique trait over the centuries, thanks to the urban, architectural…

Varda Caivano @ Victoria Miro, London

Passing through the sliding wall of Victoria Miro’s Mayfair space into their first room I am struck by the restraint of the six canvases that greet me. Rather than the mottled layering of mark and vivid colour I associate with Caivano, large areas of white primer are left bare, her palette is dominated by greys…

Tauba Auerbach

Tauba Auerbach was born in San Francisco, California, in 1981. Lives and works in New York and San Francisco. Solo show: The New Ambidextrous Universe, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, England; A comb, A grating, A wave, A particle, A solid, A field, A mirror, A sundial, A slice, A charge, A hole, A ghost, Standard (Oslo), Oslo,…

Matthew Musgrave – Around

Entering Supplement Gallery a bright, energetic canvas hanging to my right pulls me in. Strong orange accentuates striking green slashes and soft blue drags. The work feels rapid, energetic. A subtle shift in orange hues emerges horizontally across the surface, providing a weight to ground the piece. It’s not an easy painting; it feels raw,…

The Go-Between – A selection of international emerging artists from the Ernesto Esposito collection Capodimonte Museum – Naples

On the 13th of December “The Go-Between” opened in the evocative halls of the Capodimonte Museum in Naples. The exhibition had a certain monumental quality to it because of its vast quantity of artworks. Indeed the show’s press release touches on this fact by stating, “The Go-Between connects two people or things and creates a…