Press release: On April 3rd, Ai Weiwei was detained by Chinese authorities in Beijing. All demands made to the Chinese government regarding his right to a transparent and fair legal process have thus far been ignored. We are very concerned about the well-being of Ai Weiwei, as well as that of his family, staff, and friends. Yet,
Press release: Johann König, Berlin is pleased to announce its fourth solo exhibition of Andreas Zybach. Zybach is presenting new sculptures and drawings. The electronically controlled sculptures consist of compressors, pipes, valves, metal colored tubes, and balloons. The objects, formally resembling trees, are systems that remove the air from the room in order to compress
Press Release: The sculptures and paintings of Aaron Curry explore complex relationships between drawing and form, abstraction and figuration, and space, both real and virtual. The artist’s recent works blurred conventional distinctions between figure and ground, subverting the white cube of the gallery and creating an environment of total optical immersion. For his exhibition at
Galerie Max Hetzler is proud to present its eight’s solo exhibition of German artist Thomas Struth. Struth’s work reconciles forms of documentation and contemplation. His most recent photographs offer a new experience for the viewer’s eye since most of us have not yet examined the interior of a reactor vessel, entered a space shuttle or
Monika Sprüth and Philomene Magers are pleased to present for the first time an exhibition by Andreas Schulze in Berlin. It follows upon the large survey exhibition INTERIEUR. Werkschau Andreas Schulze at the Sammlung Falckenberg in Hamburg during the early summer of 2010 which will be shown from September 5 at the Leopold-Hoesch-Museum in Düren.
The fourth solo exhibition of Tue Greenfort “Flambant neuf”, at Johann König, Berlin deals with the element fire, its power of transformation and also of destruction. In an architectural installation designed exclusively for the gallery space, Greenfort shows a series of photographs, objects and his first film project. The gallery space was constructed with drywall.
“… in the Yoruba religion, Changó is the spirit of music, of lightning and thunder. He is the most beautiful and seductive of all spirits and prefers to live in the crowns of the highest palm trees. There he appears in his most threatening form and eavesdrops on the world. With this story, some people
For Jordan Wolfson’s second solo exhibition at Johann König, Berlin he will debut his new video titled “Con Leche” (with milk). The title refers to the main subjects of the artwork: animated cartoon Diet Coke bottles filled up with milk. These characters walk through the desolate urban streets in real video sometimes in groups and
Press release: Galerie Daniel Buchholz is proud to announce an exhibition with new works by Isa Genzken. Under the title “Wind” Isa Genzken will show an installation with a group of new sculptures as well as wall objects. Having started to work with Isa Genzken in 1987 the gallery is happy to present the ninth
Press release: Monika Sprüth and Philomene Magers are delighted to present the first solo exhibition by French artist Cyprien Gaillard in Berlin. The exhibition comprises the 16mm film ‘Cities of Gold and Mirrors’ (2009) and the photographic works ‘Geographical Analogies’ (2006-2009) which show contemporary landscapes as complex sites of loss and potential, manifested through architecture,