Addressing UFOs & colours to re-present the TABOO

Waiting for the UFOs by Polly Apfelbaum (a space set between a landscape & a bunch of flowers) Documented on 2 October 2018 | Ikon Gallery Birmingham Polly Apfelbaum, an American contemporary visual artist who was born in 1955 and she has defined colourful artworks and especially known for drawings, sculptures, and fabric floor pieces.…

Unexpected artsy Oslo: modern to contemporary part 1

Traditional gallery Most visitors go to national galleries or the main galleries for embracing “artistic” and for some to sound “cooler” on associating the art world or to have seen artworks by famous artists. Although some of the visitors are not that “artsy” in heart, they must have known some of the artists’ names as…

Unexpected artsy Oslo: modern to contemporary part 2

Whether we prefer modern or contemporary art, it is fair to say that we can’t compare these two terms signified their art era because they are charming in their own way. However, innovation and creative matter of different media are something share in contemporary art, more carefree on art-making to re-present the art of creativity…

Embrace the diversity in Danish contemporary art zone

The exhibition covers works of paintings, sculptures, installation art, video installation, photography or mixed media by multiple artists using different materials such as found objects, papers, cardboards, clay, wood, wire, metal, concrete, acrylic, marker, watercolor, ink, crayon, and the use of camera and video camera, and to achieve a different style of works including conceptual…

Walk In Variations by Bjarne Werner Sørensen

Bjarne Werner Sørensen (b.1960), the Danish-Faroese artist works within several different artistic genres and what all of his works have in common is rhythm, repetition, and variations of shapes, transformations, and movements, which achieves a dynamic interaction between line, shape and surface. The abstract works with restless energy. As a belief of organic association and…

A mixture of sound & readymade objects installation

The exhibition shows artworks made by Oliver Beer mainly covering readymade, found objects and some re-creation of those. Also, the sound is a significant element in Oliver Beer’s exhibition. Oliver Beer – 15 March to 4 June 2017 Ikon Gallery | 1 Oozells Square, Brindleyplace, Birmingham B1 2HS, UK For the visual part, the Making…