Yearly Archives: 2017

Noise Life I, a video installation with sound, single channel video with stereo sound, 32 mins, looped, 2008 - 2014. Image courtesy of Desire Machine Collective.

EXCAVATING LOSS – BFI

Desire Machine Collective 61st BFI London Film Festival, UK 4 October – 15 October, 2017 “Landscape and architecture bear witness to melancholia, decay and desire. From politics to folklore, poetry to drama, these films map out a collision of tradition … Continue reading

Pallavi Paul, Contour Biennale, 2017

PALLAVI PAUL – THE FITZWILLIAM MUSEUM

Pallavi Paul Wysing Arts Centre Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge 24 October 2017 – 4 February 2018 “Spring 2017 Residency artist Pallavi Paul will present a new installation, Terra Firma, at the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge inspired by the secrecy and histories of the top-secret … Continue reading

Sarnath Banerjee, Temporary Autonomous Zones, 2012
Ink and brush on paper, 20 x 16.5cm
Courtesy of the Artist and Project 88, Mumbai

ANNOTATIONS 3: SARNATH BANERJEE – DRAWING ROOM

Sarnath Banerjee Drawing Room, London 9 September – 18 February, 2018 “Drawing Room is pleased to announce a new work by Sarnath Banerjee, the third Annotations artist to create work for – and inspired by – Drawing Room’s Outset Study. Best known … Continue reading

Risham Syed "History As Re-Present-Ation II," detail, 2014

RISHAM SYED’S POSTCARD SIZED PAINTINGS ARE MEMENTOS OF A CITY IN CONSTANT FLUX – MANCHESTER ART GALLERY

Risham Syed New North and South Manchester Art Gallery Saturday 30 September, 2017 – Sunday 25 February, 2018 ” In exquisite postcard sized paintings, Risham Syed shows the ever changing urban landscape in Lahore, Pakistan. Instead of idealised postcard images for … Continue reading

Neha Choksi ''Untitled,'' 2017 (production still)

IN HER NEW WORK CHOKSI TESTS HER BELIEF THAT TO LEARN TO BE ONESELF, ONE ALWAYS NEEDS OTHERS – MANCHESTER ART GALLERY

Neha Choksi New North and South Manchester Art Gallery Saturday 30 September, 2017 – Sunday 25 February, 2018 “Neha Choksi sets up simple yet memorable situations to create poetic, absurd and psychologically engaging works. Her new multi-channel film installation features … Continue reading

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7th MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL BIENNALE OF CONTEMPORARY ART – MOSCOW BIENNALE

7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art 19 September 2017 – 18 January 2018 New Tretyakov Gallery (The State Tretyakov Gallery, 10, Krymsky Val, Moscow)   “The Main Project of the 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art Clouds ⇄ Forests will … Continue reading

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NEHA CHOKSI – DISMANTLING (LAMOA AT OCCIDENTAL COLLEGE)

Neha Choksi DISMANTLING LAMOA at Occidental College May 22 to June 17, 2017

Sarnath Banerjee's "Slow Stroll to the Edge of Town"

DOUBLETHINK DOUBLE VISION – PERA MUSEUM

Doublethink Double Vision | 25 May – 06 August, 2017 Raqs Media Collective, Sarnath Banerjee Pera Museum, Asmalı Mescit Mahallesi, Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Turkey     Thinking has changed radically, but many people don’t appear to have noticed. Our institutions have been stuck … Continue reading

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THE NEXT SOCIETY: ON NATURE, RACE AND GENDER – INSTITUT KUNST

Tejal Shah Art Institute, Academy of Art and Design, Basel 9 May, 2017 “Tejal Shah: Not Same, Not Different, What Then? The Fish are Swimming Upstream. Come. What can instigate a total cognitive and affective r/evolution inside? Can the knots … Continue reading

Shuddhabarata Sengupta. Courtesy: the artist

PANEL: THE ACTIVITY OF A LIFETIME – FRIEZE

Shuddhabrata Sengupta Frieze New York 2017 6 May, 2017 “With Tania Bruguera (artist, Havana), Anri Sala (artist, Berlin) and Jeanne van Heeswijk (artist, Amsterdam) Chaired by Shuddhabrata Sengupta (artist and co-founder, Raqs Media Collective, New Delhi) How can an artist … Continue reading