Two houses in the ancient Roman cities of Herculaneum and Pompeii, which are part of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, are now venues for the exhibition Expanded Interiors by Catrin Huber.
The biennial outdoor exhibition Desert X launched on 9 February and features 19 site-specific installations and performances by artists from around the world. The works of art span 50 miles across the Coachella Valley and expand south to the Salton Sea and Mexico.
One of art’s greatest powers is its ability to open windows into lives far removed from our own. It can give insights into exotic worlds with unfamiliar notions and ideological structures and yet convey a reassuring sense of unity with humankind. The new exhibition at Tate Liverpool, part of the anniversary biennale, provides such a window.
FACTION Art Projects present their inaugural exhibition, All That You Have Is Your Soul, a group show of 17 artists, all of whom are tied together by their responses to building identity within a foreign land. The exhibition uses the link of heritage between the artists to present artworks that celebrate difference in identity.
Albanian-born artist and sculptor Helidon Xhixha opened an extraordinary exhibition in the Tuscan town of Pietrasanta, Italy, in collaboration with Contini Art UK and under the patronage of the Bozzetti Museum and the municipality of Pietrasanta.
The light reflects upon the water. Palazzi sinking into the water so it seems... The play of light is varied at different times of the day. Monet, for example, studied the same scene in changing light from his hotel window during his stay in Venice.