Sylwia Serafinowicz

“Sounding the Body Electric: Experiments in Art and Music in Eastern Europe 1957–1984”

May 2012

Assembling some forty experiments in film, sound sculpture, design, and graphic notation, “Sounding the Body Electric” exposes the fertile relationship between experimental art and new music in Eastern Europe during the Cold War, when … READ ON

PREVIEWS

Pravdoliub Ivanov

April 2012

The first Warsaw exhibition by Bulgarian artist Pravdoliub Ivanov was announced by the Polish word PÓŁPRAWDA, “half-truth,” whose upper portion could be read above the bridge between two parts of the apartment building in the center of… READ ON

IN PRINT April 2012 [TOC]

Eva Kot’ŠtkovŠ

February 2012

Eva Kot’átková’s solo show in Raster’s new gallery, located in the former seat of the ORNO jewelry artisans’ cooperative, contained elements reminiscent of stage design (curtains, benches made in situ), fragments of older works, … READ ON

IN PRINT February 2012 [TOC]

“Side by Side”

December 2011

This exhibition, a collaboration between the Royal Castle in Warsaw and the Martin-Gropius-Bau in Berlin, studies the dazzling cultural ties forged between Poland and Germany through over seven hundred works of art produced in the past one … READ ON

PICKS

Honza Zamojski

October 2011

Honza Zamojski is among the artists nominated this year for the prestigious Spojrzenia award from Deutsche Bank and the Zaçheta National Gallery of Art in Warsaw, intended to showcase emerging artists. For his recent show “Me, Myself & … READ ON

IN PRINT October 2011 [TOC]

Simone Ruess

February 2011

To be at the top of Warsaw’s 1950s Palace of Culture and Science—still Warsaw’s dominant architectural presence and Poland’s tallest building—is not to be lifted out of the city’s grasp. Quite the opposite; it is to be in its … READ ON

IN PRINT February 2011 [TOC]

Three Women

January 2011

Despite their different backgrounds and heterogenous, multilayered oeuvres, Polish artists Maria Pinińska-Bereś, Natalia LL (Lach-Lachowicz), and Ewa Partum were grouped together from the 1960s through the ’90s by critics who discussed … READ ON

PREVIEWS

Thea Djordjadze

June 2010

Thea Djordjadze, a Berlin-based Georgian artist, is a former student of Rosemarie Trockel at the Kunstakademie Du_sseldorf. From 1999 until 2003, she was part of hobbypopMUSEUM, a collective known for combining different media and artistic … READ ON

IN PRINT Summer 2010 [TOC]