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

Since the Nineties, Cristina Vives has been known for her curatorial work and books on contemporary 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 known for the exhibitions presented by the private artwork area Estudio Figueroa-Vives, in collaboration with the Norwegian Embassy subsequent door. Over espresso, Vives talked with Cuban Art News about recent initiatives and the present artwork scene in Havana. Cadogan Contemporary is presenting yes I mentioned Yes, a solo exhibition featuring new works by acclaimed American artist Elise Ansel.

From 2011 to 2018 Enwezor was the Director and Managing director of Haus der Kunst, Munich. Previously, he served as Dean of Academic Affairs and Senior Vice President of San Francisco Art Institute, as well as adjunct curator within the Department of Modern and Contemporary Art on the Art Institute of Chicago and on the International Center of Photography. Doryun Chong is Deputy Director, Curatorial and Chief Curator of M+, a new museum of visible culture that may open its Herzog & de Meuron–designed building in 2020, in Hong Kong’s West Kowloon Cultural District.

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He brings to the corporate greater than 20 years’ experience advising some of the world’s most influential and complicated collectors in forming their holdings of contemporary artwork, each individually, in conjunction with their stewardship of major museums, and within the formation of private museums. Prior to joining The Met, he was the Director and CEO of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, the place his tenure was characterised by visionary programming, pioneering acquisitions, and rigorous fiscal management.

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 on the Vermont Studio Centre in the USA. VALENTINE WILLIE FINE ART and TEMBI CONTEMPORARY are happy to present Stefan Buana’s first solo exhibition in Singapore, ‘WAKE UP!

Central to Ansel’s challenge is her practice of translating Old Master work into a up to date pictorial language by way of the lens of female subjectivity. She uses an idiom of energetic gestural abstraction to mine artwork historic imagery for colour and narrative construction, abstracting and interrupting the representational content material, so as to excavate and rework meanings and messages embedded in the works from which her work spring. Comprised of over fifteen paintings, the exhibition contains responses to masterpieces similar to Titian’s Rape of Europa (1560-sixty two).

The Rema Hort Mann Foundation (RHMF) announced right now that eight New York–primarily based artists will obtain this yr’s $10,000 Emerging Artist Grants for demonstrating important and rigorous work in the subject of latest art and for committing to making substantial contributions to the arts in the future. The grantees are Ander Mikalson, Autumn Knight, Elizabeth Tubergen, Elliott Jerome Brown Jr., Madeleine Hunt-Ehrlich, Rachel LaBine, Sharon Madanes, and Talia Levitt. Schwartzman can be widely respected as an independent curator, most notably for Instituto Inhotim, the visionary up to date art park set within a 5,000-acre botanical garden in Brazil.

Ansel transforms scenes of violence towards women into images of consensual pleasure. Tembi Contemporary is delighted to present Malaysian artist Kow Leong Kiang’s first solo exhibition in Yogyakarta. Since profitable the Grand Prize on the Philip Morris ASEAN Art Awards (1998) together with his controversial portray, ‘Mr. Foreign Speculator, Stop Damaging Our Country’, the artist has gone on to create a number of the most memorable images of rural Malaysia. He is finest known for his masterful portraits of East Coast magnificence, encapsulating its pathos and nostalgia.

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