22 February 2017
Speed of Life
Fundación MAPFRE, Casa Garriga i Nogués Exhibition Hall
27 January - 30 April 2017
The exhibition constitutes the most detailed account to date, including 160 photographs that offer an exploration of his work from the 1950s to the 1980s. A catalogue will accompany the exhibition including texts by its curator Joel Smith and by Philip Gefter and Steve Turtell,
The exhibition has been organized by Fundación MAPFRE, Barcelona and The Morgan Library & Museum, New York.
This touring exhibition was made possible by the Terra Foundation for American Art.
17 February 2017
The Living Wedge, Kunsthalle Bern
Opening: Friday 17 February 2017, 6 pm
18 February – 30 April 2017
The Living Wedge, organised in cooperation with the Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto, presents a comprehensive selection of over 100 works since the 1980s for the first time in Switzerland.
On the occasion of this exhibition a two-volume publication will be published by Koenig Books, London edited by Kunsthalle Bern and Fundação de Serralves. Featuring texts by Manfred Hermes, Valérie Knoll/Hans-Christian Dany, and João Ribas.
13 February 2017
Wolfgang Tillmans will present his first solo exhibition at Tate Modern, London. The exhibition brings together works in a variety of media including photographs, video, digital slide projections, publications, curatorial projects and recorded music. An immersive installation in The Tanks accompanies the exhibition, featuring live events in which Tillmans and his collaborators will explore the capabilities of the sound system and the acoustic qualities of the space.
15 February - 11 June 2017
Live Programme, The Tanks, 3 - 12 March 2017
Playback Room Sessions, 20 February - 20 March 2017
Curator's Tour, 27 March 2017
31 January 2017
Tiger Awards for Short Film
Lawrence Abu Hamdan’s video work Rubber Coated Steel won the Tiger Awards for Short Films at International Film Festival Rotterdam.
Of Rubber Coated Steel the jury noted how "by inventing an apparatus that translates forensic evidence, the film demonstrates how art must play a role in contemporary society."
23 January 2017
With an extensive selection of work from the early 1970s to today, Welling’s exhibition at S.M.A.K. reflects the fundamental changes in photography in recent decades. His work explores the liminal zones between photography and painting, film, architecture and dance.
The exhibition is curated by Martin Germann in collaboration with Heike Eipeldauer from Kunstforum Vienna, Austria and will travel there from 5 May - 16 July 2017.
S.M.A.K., Ghent, Belgium
28 January - 16 April 2017