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Born in Vienna, Hollein studied at the University of Vienna (Master of Art History) and the Vienna University of Economics (Master of Business Administration). He began his profession at New York’s Guggenheim Museum as Chief of Staff to the Director and 6 years later assumed his management position in Frankfurt.

He has held three solo exhibitions at Valentine Willie Fine Art in Kuala Lumpur and has participated in group exhibitions in Malaysia, Indonesia, China and Vietnam. In 2004, he was an artist-in-residence at the Vermont Studio Centre in the USA. VALENTINE WILLIE FINE ART and TEMBI CONTEMPORARY are pleased to current Stefan Buana’s first solo exhibition in Singapore, ‘WAKE UP!

Here’s our decide of one of the best graphics, artwork, illustration and digital work. On Monday, Japan’s Aichi Triennale organization and Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art in Nagoya reached an settlement at Nagoya District Court to reopen the exhibition “After ‘Freedom of Exhibition’” for three days. The exhibition was closed in early August after organizers acquired threats over the inclusion of a “consolation woman” statue, which represents the estimated two hundred thousand women from Korea, China, and throughout Asia who the Japanese forced into sexual slavery during World War II.

With Angus Montgomery Arts selecting up the MCH stake, Fair Director Jagdip Jagpal is confident that the twelfth version which takes place in January 2020 will be one other sturdy showcase of South Asian artwork. This week’s beneficial reveals include Ian Kirkpatrick’s exploration of historical and fashionable mythology at 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe, an exploration of British artwork over the past 150 years at Ferens Art Gallery, Hull, plus Mandy Barker’s images highlighting the present global crisis of marine plastic pollution at Impressions Gallery, Bradford.

After a jury unanimously selected Lebanese artist Walid Raad because the winner of the 2018 Aachen Art Prize, the German city of Aachen withdrew from the $10,900 biennial award when it realized that Raad allegedly supports the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) motion, which aims to use economic and political stress on Israel to finish its occupation of the West Bank and grant full equality to Palestinian residents. The New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York and members of UAW Local 2110 announced that they have agreed on a five-year contract.

The idea is to cover news of the visual arts as they’re affected by worldwide politics and economics, developments in law, tax, the art market, the surroundings and official cultural coverage. The publication is fed by a network of sister editions, with around fifty correspondents in over thirty international locations. The network has editorial offices in London, New York City, Turin, Paris, Moscow and Beijing.

Appointed as the inaugural Chief Curator in 2013, Chong oversees all curatorial actions and applications, together with acquisitions, exhibitions, learning and public programs, and digital initiatives encompassing the museum’s three primary disciplinary areas of design and structure, moving picture, and visual art. in 1983.

Appointed Director of the Metropolitan Museum in April 2018, Max Hollein is responsible for guiding the Museum’s creative vision and all of its programming, analysis and collection initiatives. An accomplished director for greater than fifteen years, Hollein oversees The Met’s curatorial, conservation, and scientific departments; exhibition and acquisition actions; schooling and public outreach; as well as the libraries, digital initiatives, publications, imaging and design. San Antonio’s Contemporary Art Month (CAM) has introduced that Lee Hallman will be the curator for the 2020 version of the CAM Perennial.

Since the 1990s, Cristina Vives has been recognized for her curatorial work and books on up to date Cuban art—most lately, as curator of Nkame, the acclaimed Belkis Ayón retrospective that has been touring US museums since 2016. In Havana, she can also be recognized for the exhibitions offered by the private art space Estudio Figueroa-Vives, in collaboration with the Norwegian Embassy next door. Over espresso, Vives talked with Cuban Art News about latest tasks and the current art scene in Havana. Cadogan Contemporary is presenting sure I said Yes, a solo exhibition featuring new works by acclaimed American artist Elise Ansel.