Marina Abramović and Anish Kapoor at the Royal Academy of Arts (RA) in London

Marina Abramović and Anish Kapoor at the Royal Academy of Arts (RA) in London   Marina Abramović and Anish Kapoor have embraced virtual reality. In Abramović’s VR debut, Rising, the artist is present—and in peril, while the elevator pitch for Kapoor’s In Yourself – Fall could be Hitchcock’s Vertigo meets Fantastic Voyage. The performance artist and sculptor shared their…

El Anatsui – Meyina

El Anatsui – Meyina Location: South African National Gallery From: February 17, 2018 To: April 29, 2018 On the occasion of the art fair Investec Cape Town Art, in Cape Town (South Africa), El Anatsui, who received the “Lorenzo Il Magnifico” Lifetime Achievement Award during the XIth Florence Biennale 2017, will inaugurate a solo show, Meyina, at the Iziko South…

To Giampaolo Talani

The true death of an artist is where the search ends, where certainties, achievements or illusions overwhelm doubts. – Giampaolo Talani   Farewell to Giampaolo Talani, the Tuscan painter and sculptor who receveid the “Lorenzo il Magnifico” for Lifetime Achievement Award 2015 for visual arts.On the occasion of the X Florence Biennale was set up a…

The ‘G7 of Art’ in Santa Croce

Basilica of Santa Croce, Florence, Italy Seven established artists, most of whom received the Lorenzo il Magnifico Award during the past editions of the Florence Biennale, are going to exhibit their works in the crypt of the Basilica of Santa Croce, Florence. Within the framework of this contemporary art exhibition they virtually represent the seven…