Artist Talk: Simon Fujiwara (online)

In the context of Simon Fujiwara’s solo exhibition ‘Hope House’, Blaffer Art Museum and Dvir Gallery invites you to join us for an artist talk on December 12 (12:00 – 1:30pm CT). You can register via the following link for Zoom meeting information: https://bit.ly/39H5CL5

Simon Fujiwara at Schwules Museum

Simon Fujiwara is participating in ‘Intimacy – New Queer Art from Berlin and Beyond’, a group exhibition at Schwules Museum, Berlin. Opening nights: November 26, 7pm & November 27, 7pm (registration necessary). Exhibition: November 27, 2020 – February 25, 2021

Lawrence Weiner on the facade of the Jewish Museum in NY

The Jewish Museum on Manhattan’s Upper East Side has installed a multi-story mural at the corner of Fifth Avenue and East 92nd Street. The neon blue artwork was designed by Lawrence Weiner in 2011 and reads “All the stars in the sky have the same face,” in Hebrew, Arabic, and English lettering. Located at 1109 Fifth Avenue, the Jewish Museum was originally constructed as a private single-family home know as Warburg Mansion.    

Naama Tsabar at Fondazione Fountain

Naama Tsabar is participating in ‘Dissidents’ a group exhibition at Fondazione Fountain, Rothschild 9, Tel Aviv. November 12 – November 26, 2020

Mircea Cantor on Habima Square

Mircea Cantor’s sculptures ‘Supposing I could hear that sound. Now’ will be presented on Habima square in Tel Aviv as part of the outdoor exhibition ‘Open Skies’ curated by Avi Lubin and part of the project ‘Loving Art. Making Art’. November 12 – November 14, 2020

Nedko Solakov at Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow

Nedko Solakov takes part in the exhibition ‘Diversity United. Contemporary European Art. Moscow. Berlin. Paris.’ at Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow. ‘Diversity United’ showcases the vitality and diversity of the contemporary European art scene since the fall of the Iron Curtain until the present day. The exhibition has brought together works from the genres of painting, sculpture, video and new media, photography, installations, drawing and object art by 80 young and established artists from across the entire continent of Europe. Travelling to Moscow, Berlin and Paris, Diversity United seeks to foster pan-European dialogue, and addresses themes such as freedom, dignity and respect, conflict and dialogue, landscape and power, and political and personal identity. November 11, 2020 – February 21, 2021.

Dor Guez at Rencontres d’Arles – Louis Roederer Discovery Award 2020

Dor Guez is presenting ‘Lilies of the field’ for the Louis Roederer Discovery Award 2020. The award created by the Rencontres d’Arles and their partners, traditionally presented at the Théâtre Antique during the opening week, will be exceptionally shown and awarded at the headquarters of Kering, a main partner of the Rencontres d’Arles, in the chapel of the former Laennec hospital, 40 rue de Sèvres in Paris, from November 11 to 15.

‘Simon Fujiwara: Hope House’ at Blaffer Art Museum, Houston

At the Blaffer Art Museum in Houston, Simon Fujiwara presents a reconstruction of part of the hiding place in which Anne Frank lived, known as the “Secret Annex.” Expanding on his concept of a ‘museum within a museum’ that is regularly updated, Fujiwara presents a new collection of objects that point to the ways capitalism and image culture have been absorbed into all aspects of our lives. October 31, 2020 – March 14, 2021