During Art Basel, Hong Kong art scene was booming, with new art venues and shows opening all around town. This year’s highlight was the opening of H Queen’s building that became home to new locations of international galleries such as: David Zwirner, Hauser & Wirth, Pearl Lam, Tang Contemporary Art and Ora Ora. K11 Art Foundation organised a pop up show curated by Venus Lau and showing works by International and National artists. Featured image: Liu Chuang Segmented landscape
By Lucille Enel on April 6, 2018
By Lucille Enel on April 6, 2018
During Art Basel Hong Kong, the under construction Tai Kwun Contemporary opened its doors to a limited number of guests. Located in the heart of Central, Tai Kwun Contemporary presented “Rehearsal” a show displaying works by national and international artists. Dedicated to presenting contemporary art exhibitions and programmes as platforms, the non-profit art centre directed […]
By Lucille Enel on November 30, 2017
This solo show, is like a ‘trial’ where Gao Lei’s artworks become ‘evidences’ linking each other driven by the clues artist sets forward in the exhibition, guiding to a valid or invalided ‘confession’. These clues act as the ‘enzyme’ activating the energies gathered during the formation of the artworks, changing the original context of creation, where finally a new ‘specialistic’ truth is produced as an outcome of catalytic reaction. All pictures courtesy of Gao Lei and Arario Gallery.
By Lucille Enel on November 15, 2017
The fourth edition of the West Bund Art Fair took place last week in Shanghai, welcoming 39 national and international galleries in its main section. At the same time, many galleries of the neighborhood were opening new shows, Shanghai Dandy group show at Don Gallery, Lu Pingyuan’s exhibition at MadeIn Gallery, Tang Dixin’s solo at Aike Gallery, Analia Saban at Qiao Space and more… Image courtesy: Na Buqi and Don Gallery.
By Lucille Enel on July 12, 2017
Xu Zhen Civilization Iteration exhibition view at Perrotin Paris Eternity Tang Dynasty Bodhisattva of the Hebei Province Museum, Northern Qi Losana Buddha of the Longxing temple, Bodhisattva of the Xiude Temple, West Pediment of the Temple of Aphaia, mineral-based composite, mineral pigments, stainless steel, 224x382x140cm, 2016 I think you have to reconsider your effectiveness […]
By Lucille Enel on March 22, 2016
At the occasion of Art Basel “M+ Sigg Collection: Four Decades of Chinese Contemporary Art” was presented at the M+ museum in West Kowloon. The M+ Sigg Collection is an extraction from Swiss collector Uli Sigg’s unique collection. The Sigg Collection is universally recognised as the most important collection in the world of Chinese contemporary art from the 1970s to the present.
By Lucille Enel on July 14, 2015
By Lucille Enel on July 11, 2015
Here my selection of works from the 2015 Biennale including works from All the World’s futures at the Corderie curated by Okwui Enwezor and from the national Pavilions in Arsenale. You will find works by International artist like Adel Abdessemed, Adrian Pipes, Monica Bonvicini, Steve Mc Queen, Bruce Nauman, Christian Boltanski and Chinese artists like Cao Fei, Qiu Zhijie, Xu Bing, Wen Hui… Featured Image: Bruce Nauman Eat/Death 1972
By Lucille Enel on April 11, 2015
By Lucille Enel on October 16, 2014