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Art: "Retrospective" Guggenheim by Maurizio Cattelan

Retrospective at Guggenheim This retrospective presentation of Maurizio Cattelan at the Guggenheim Museum in NYC  is the result of everything the artist has produced since 1989.  Hanging down from the iconic oculus of the Guggenheim’s rotunda are all (as suggested by the title of the exhibit) of Maurizio’s work since 1989. This unconventional arrangement  suspended […]

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Art: "Harmonic Convegence" by Christopher Janney

Interactive art installation Miami International Harmonic Convergence, the newest, large-scale art installation by artist, architect and composer Christopher Jannye, is nearing completion at the Miami International Airport. Janney terms Harmonic Convergence “an abstraction of South Florida in color and sound.” The official dedication of Harmonic Convergence will take place in conjunction with Art Basel Miami […]

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Art: "Contact Lens" by Haruka Kojin

Art piece plays with light Featured as part of the Architectural Environments for Tomorrow exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, this art piece explores the distortion of reality. Haruka Kojin is a Japanese architect using various sized acrylic lens to distort space and perception. I love how this installation looks as if it […]

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Sculpture Art: "Ring" installation by Artnoud Lapierre

  Ring installation for AUDI Visitors of the Place Vendome in Paris, France were treated to a stunning art installation during the FIAC 2011 exhibits. The Ring Mirror Installation by Arnaud Lapierre, sponsored by Audi, is a reflective cylinder composed of mirrored blocks stacked in a variegated fashion.  About the Ring structure, Lapierre explained, “‘The […]

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Art: Reflections by Oskar Zieta

Oskar Zieta for Sotheby’s Vienna The Polish-Swiss team of Oskar Zieta design process starts with his show “Reflections“ at the offices of Sotheby‘s first attempt to make appear transparent sheet. The objects Zietas, his inflated metal furniture, as part of the show wrapped in boxes, which are lined with patterns. Through small peepholes to the […]

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Street Art: By Clemens Behr

Origami and architecture German artist Clemens Behr uses the simplest materials to create complex ephemeral architectures, which fill gallery spaces with origami-like structures. Working with recycled materials and basic geometric forms, Behr dreams up installations that result in subtle confusions between 2D painting and 3D objects. Not content with the confines of gallery spaces, Behr […]

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D’SIGN’s Weekly Dose: Art Biennale Istanbul Eylem Aladogan

Awardwinning artist Eylem Aladogan  Dutch Designer, Eylem Aladogan is the winner of the Volkskrant Art Prize 2009. She received the award Sunday from jury president Hedy d’Ancona for its “varied, though highly professional work of sculptures, installations and drawings.” Aladogan’s sculptures and installations evoke the tension of reaching for something or bracing for flight, turning […]

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D’SIGN’s Weekly Dose: Beijing Design Week Paul Cocksedge

Beijing Design Week 2011 Paul Cocksedge Studio has been selected by 2011 Beijing Design Week and the First Beijing International Design Triennial to exhibit a major installation entitled ‘Manuscript (Seats of Poetry)’ set to be a key highlight of the festival which this year features London as its guest city. Paul Cocksedge Studio’s sculptural design […]

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