Art

Fantasy Pink Islands Installation in Miami

Now why would you turn an island pink fuchsia? And why not? Duo of land art artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude made this magnificent facility called Surrounded Islands in 1983. For two weeks, these eleven islands in Biscayne Bay, Miami, were surrounded by a pink polypropylene fuchsia belt. The message of this work of art? Underline the various ways in which the people of Miami live, between land and water.

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Exploring Art Basel Miami Through Instagram

And so it begins. The week we’ve been waiting for! Art Basel Miami kicks off today, with plenty to please even the most die-hard aesthete. If you’re sadly missing it this year, you can always rely on those hot instagram accounts to get the big picture and fine detail. Here’s some of our favourite images for a dose of Art Basel Miami inspiration!

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Getting ready for Art Basel Miami 2015

From December 3–6, Art Basel Miami takes the spotlight. 267 galleries from all over the world will be displaying the work of  4,000 artists and reminding us that ‘good business is the best art’. Bellow are some of the artists and artworks we are looking forward to seeing, as well as  the full list of exhibitors.

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Ai Weiwei exhibition at the Royal Academy of Art

The Ai Weiwei exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts has created quite the stir. Needless to say being of Chinese origins I was proud so see such a great political activist and artist exhibiting his work. Ai is one of the most recognisable and contentious artists famous for his criticism of the Chinese government.

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Highlights from Frieze London

Here we are, one more year, rounding up the standout spaces and finds at Frieze London: the place to be this week to see the great exponents of the art world. From Lutz Bacher, who welcomes us at the entrance with messages like “It’s no accident you are here” written on the wall, to Gary Webb, Tracey Emin or Damien Hirst. Here are a just a few of our favourites in pictures.

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Book it: Frieze Week 2015

London’s biggest art fair is fast approaching! But it’s not all about Frieze London art fair. Frieze Week’s events surrounding the fair offer an equally tempting experience. Here are some of the must-see exhibitions we don’t plan on missing next week!

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