A look at this week's art news, including new major commissions in the works in San Francisco, and events and exhibitions from New York to Toronto.
A look at this week's art news, including Hiroshi Sugimoto's latest high-profile commission, and events and exhibitions from New York to Tokyo.
At the Japan Society, Hiroshi Sugimoto: The Gates of Paradise, legacies of inter-cultural encounter are seen through a lens of global understanding. The post When Encounters Between East and West Go Smoothly appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden has announced that acclaimed Japanese artist Hiroshi Sugimoto has been commissioned to transform the museum's lobby, the first cohesive redesign of the iconic Gordon Bunshaft-designed building in the museum's 42-year history. Show More Summary
Marian Goodman Gallery is presenting two simultaneous exhibitions of works by Hiroshi Sugimoto at the London and Paris Galleries. Working across photography, sculpture, installation and most recently architecture, Sugimoto explores his...Show More Summary
Qwalala, a monumental new sculpture by American artist Pae White, is on view on the Island of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice. It is the second outdoor installation (following Hiroshi Sugimoto?s Glass Tea House Mondrian) to be commissioned by Le Stanze del Vetro. Show More Summary
From May 16 to October 1, 2017, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo presents Le Notti Bianche, a solo exhibition of Japanese artist Hiroshi Sugimoto, curated by Filippo Maggia and Irene Calderoni. The show includes the international preview...Show More Summary
Hiroshi Sugimoto is creating architecture that looks great today, but will look even better later — in ruin, 1,000 years from now.
In the exhibition Hiroshi Sugimoto - Black Box, Foam presents an overview of the work of Japanese artist Hiroshi Sugimoto (b. 1948, Tokyo). The exhibition is divided into five sections devoted to the artist?s major series: Theaters (1976-ongoing);...Show More Summary
The question that Hiroshi Sugimoto asked himself in 1976 sounded a bit like a koan: What happens if you shoot a whole movie in a single frame? The post Hiroshi Sugimoto’s Otherworldly Photographs of Movie Theaters appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Fundación MAPFRE is presenting an exhibition in its Madrid exhibition space in Paseo Recoletos 23 on the Japanese artist Hiroshi Sugimoto, offering a survey of his work through his best-known series. The exhibition is divided into five...Show More Summary
Pace Gallery announces Sea of Buddha, an exhibition featuring photographs from Hiroshi Sugimoto?s series of the same title and a related film work. The Sea of Buddha series, conceived in 1988 and realized in 1995, explores Sugimoto?s...Show More Summary
Ben Brown Fine Arts Hong Kong, in collaboration with McNamara Art Projects, announces the exhibition Nobuyoshi Araki / Hiroshi Sugimoto, featuring the iconic and seemingly disparate work of two of the most prominent contemporary photographers, both emanating from Japan. Show More Summary
Paddle8 follows up on its Gentlemen’s Accessories auction with a new Photography auction, offering more vintage works by prominent figures. This time on sale are works by the likes of Richard Prince, Andrew Moore, Hiroshi Sugimoto… The post Ai Weiwei, Annie Liebovitz & More for Paddle8’s Photography Auction appeared first on Selectism.
THU 07Nerd Night In connection with the exhibitions “Hiroshi Sugimoto: Conceptual Forms and Mathematical Models” and “Man Ray — Human Equations: A Journey From Mathematics to Shakespeare” (both closing Sunday), the Phillips After 5 event offers a screening of “Donald Duck in Mathmagic Land,” tours, speed chess and math challenges. Show More Summary
Image Hiroshi Sugimoto The Barbican is continuing its vein of programming in the interesting intersection between popular, classical and experimental. Following on from weekends devoted to Nonsuch Records, and curated by Nico Muhly,Show More Summary
On February 7, 2015, The Phillips Collection introduces Hiroshi Sugimoto: Conceptual Forms and Mathematical Models, showcasing works by one of Japan?s most important contemporary artists. Featuring six photographs and three sculptures,...Show More Summary
Pace London presents Hiroshi Sugimoto: Still Life, an exhibition of seventeen large-format photographs from the artist?s ongoing Diorama series executed between 1976 and 2012. The exhibition will be on view at 6 Burlington Gardens from 21 November 2014 to 24 January 2015. Show More Summary
I’ve been spending a lot of time with photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto’s work lately. Born in Tokyo and spending much of his life in New York City, Sugimoto’s practice consists of ongoing series: photos of dioramas from natural history museums, drive-in… Continue reading ?
Hiroshi Sugimoto's iconic seascapes hang in Southampton, Matthew Ritchie shows new paintings in New York, a Joan Jonas video goes to Singapore, and more.