What’s on this week: 25.07–31.07.2011 [Updated!]

This week’s pick ‘n’ mix from Tokyo, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, NYC, Millerton, LA, Baie-Saint-Paul, Toronto, London, Birmingham, Southampton, Dublin, Neuss, Karlsruhe and Berlin. For Biennales&Triennales, see M-KOS’s previous post.

Art fair

Art Fair Tokyo
at Tokyo International Forum,
Exhibition Hall and Lobby Gallery
29 – 31 July 2011


Tomiyuki Kaneko: Yokai Substantiations
at Mizuma Action,
through 13 August 2011

Tomiyuki Kaneko “Red Tiger” (2009) Mineral pigments, Japanese ink, transparent watercolor, acrylic, pen, foil on paper. Courtesy of the artist and Mizuma Art Gallery

Zon Ito: Tide Movements and Nonchalant Objects
at Taka Ishii Gallery, through 6 August 2011

Zon Ito “Shiritori-okimono [wordplay-objects]” (2011) clay. Courtesy of the artist and Taka Ishii Gallery. © Zon Ito, 2011

RongRong & Inri: Three Begets Ten Thousand Things
at Shiseido Gallery, through 14 August 2011

RongRong & inri “Three Shadows, Beijing 2006 No.20-3” Courtesy of the artists and Shiseido Gallery. © RongRong & Inri 2011

Tsubasa Kato: Fukagawa, Future, Humanity
at SNAC / Mujin-to Production,
through 27 August 2011

Detail from “Fukagawa, Future, Humanity” (2011) Courtesy of the artist and Mujin-to Production. ©Tsubasa Kato 2011

Hong Kong

Slipping Transmission
at Osage Gallery Soho, through 14 August 2011

Artists: Felix Bacolor, Yan Shan Chun, Tozer Pak & Shirley Tse, Wah Nu. Curated by Arianna Gellini and Sonja Ng

Image courtesy of the Osage Gallery


Lost and Found
at Stageback Gallery, through 31 August 2011

Artists: Chris Gill, Kathryn Gohmert + Xebo. W. S., Laurent Friquet, Maleonn, Tang Xiaowen.

Chris Gill “Corridor at the end of time” (2011) mixed media Courtesy of the artist and Stageback Gallery


Lucian Freud & David Dawson
at Faurschou Beijing, through 14 August 2011

Lucian Freud “David & Eli” (2003) oil on canvas. Courtesy of the Estate of the artist and Faurschou Beijing

Song Dong: Wisdom of the Poor (2005-2011)
at Ullens Centre For Contemporary Art,
through 8 September 2011

Song Dong “Wisdom of the Poor: Living with the Tree” (2005) Courtesy of the artist and Ullens Center for Contemporary Art

Tatsuo Miyajima: Ashes To Ashes, Dust To Dust
at Ullens Center For Contemporary Art,
through 8 October 2011

Tatsuo Miyajima “HÅŒTÅŒ (detail)” (2008) LED, electric wire, stainless steel, iron frame. Installation view at Contemporary Art Gallery, Art Tower Mito. Courtesy of SCAI THE BATHHOUSE

New York City

Chelsea Art Walk 2011
Thursday 28 July 2011
5-8 pm

It’s Hot Inside
at Jeff Bailey Gallery,
through 12 August 2011

Artists: Evie Falci, Doron Langberg, Joshua Marsh, Jim Richard and Kevin Kunstadt & Shane Neufeld.

Doron Langberg “On All Fours” (2011) acrylic on canvas Courtesy the artist and Jeff Bailey Gallery. © Doron Langberg 2011

at New Museum, through 25 September 2011

Over 50 artists include: Mirosław Bałka, Olga Chernysheva, Tacita Dean, Tibor Hajas, Július Koller, Edward Krasiński, Boris Mikhailov, Roman Ondák, Anri Sala, Simon Starling, Thomas Schütte, Sergey Zarva and many more.
Curated by Massimiliano Gioni, Associate Director and Director of Exhibitions, with Jarrett Gregory, Assistant Curator.

Sergey Zarva “Untitled” from the “Ogonyok” series (2001) Courtesy the artist and New Museum

Millerton, NY

Cleopatra’s presents Eye In The Sky
30 – 31 July 2011
at The Re Institute
(1395 Boston Corners Rd, Millerton, NY)

Image courtesy of Cleopatra’s

Los Angeles

Ad Lib
at Gagosian Gallery Beverly Hills,
27 July – 2 September 2011

Artists: Edgar Cleijne and Ellen Gallagher, Aaron Curry, Carsten Höller, Pierre Huyghe, Yayoi Kusama, Andy Warhol, and Richard Wright

Edgar Cleijne & Ellen Gallagher “Osedax” (2009) Installation at the CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA. Courtesy of the artists and Gagosian Gallery

at Blum & Poe, through 27 August 2011

Artists: Michele Abeles, Shannon Ebner, Sharon Hayes, Tobias Madison, Kaspar Müller, Virginia Overton, Joan Semmel, Andra Ursuta, Jakub Julian Ziolkowski. Curated by Cecilia Alemani

Michele Abeles “Sunglasses, Lips, Head, Reflection” (2009) Archival pigment printImage Courtesy of Cleopatra’s, the artist and Blum & Poe

Baie-Saint-Paul [New entry]

The 29th International Symposium of Contemporary Art in Baie-Saint-Paul 2011
29 July – 28 August 2011
(Opening parade starts from 7.30pm on Friday 29 July 2011)

Artists: Daniel Barrow, Diane Obomsawin, Dominique Pétrin, Émilie Roby, Isabelle Demers, Jimmy Perron, Rebecca Belmore, Osvaldo Yero, Mario Doucette, Olivier de Sagazan and Basim Magdy

Guest Curator: Stefan St-Laurent


General Idea: Haute Culture
A Retrospective, 1969–1994

at Art Gallery of Ontario,
30 July 2011– 1 January 2012
(Opening on Friday 29 July 2011, 6–9pm)

General Idea “Baby Makes 3” (1984–89) C-print. Collection of Fonds national d’art contemporain, France. Courtesy of the Estate of General Idea and AGO


The Long Avantgarde
at Cartel Gallery,
30 July – 10 September 2011
(Opening on Friday 29 July 2011, 6–9pm))

Artists: Pil and Galia Kollectiv, Freee, Artlab, Clegg andGuttman, Plastique Fantastique, Hut Project, No Fixed Abode, AAS, Carrot Workers Collective, Beagles and Ramsay, Chto Delat? and SALT. Curated by Dave Beech

Image courtesy of Cartel Gallery

at Simon Lee Gallery,
through 3 September 2011

Artists: vedovamazzei, John M Armleder, Mircea Cantor, Merlin Carpenter, Matias Faldbakken, Hans-Peter Feldmann, Sherrie Levine, Sislej Xhafa, Heimo Zobernig.

Curated by Mario Codognato

Mircea Cantor “Underestimated consequences” (2011) garlic, powder-coated steel. Courtesy of the artist and Simon Lee Gallery

Paul Etienne Lincoln:
Aurelian Labyrinth and Other Explications

at South London Gallery,
through 18 September 2011

Paul Etienne Lincoln “Sinfonia Torinese/Cyanopica Cyanus (Blue Magpie)” (2005) Courtesy of the artist and South London Gallery


Atsuko Tanaka: The Art of Connecting
at Ikon Gallery, 27 July – 11 September 2011
(Opening on Tuesday 26 July 2011, 6–8pm)

Atsuko Tanaka “’78B (detail)” (1978) Acrylic lacquer on canvas Courtesy of The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto © Ryoji Ito


Jane and Louise Wilson
at John Hansard Gallery,
through 10 September 2011

Jane and Louise Wilson “Untitled (Nature Abhors a Vacuum)” (2010) © Copyright the artists. Courtesy 303 Gallery and Helga de Alvear Gallery


Apichatpong Weerasethakul:
For Tomorrow For Tonight

at Irish Museum of Modern Art, 27 July – 31 October 2011

Image courtesy of the artist and Irish Museum of Modern Art © Apichatpong Weerasethakul 2011


Takehito Koganezawa: Particle Tickle
at Langen Foundation, through 6 November 2011

Takehito Koganezawa “Dust (detail)” (2010) Courtesy the artist © Takehito Koganezawa 2011


Ana Roldán: Forms of Contemplation, Ideal Forms in Compositions
at Badischer Kunstverein, through 11 September 2011

Ana Roldán “Barragan – Version Bugambilia” (2010) Installation view Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe 2011. COurtesy of the artist and Badischer Kunstverein.
Photo: Stephan Baumann, bild_raum



Alejandro Almanza Pereda: Something For Nothing
at Chert Gallery, 6 August 2011

Alejandro Almanza Pereda “If you say something, see something (collage)” (Detail), 2011. Paper, metallic tape. Courtesy of the artist and Chert Gallery, Berlin

Geta Brătescu: Alteritate
at Galerie Barbara Weiss,
through 13 August 2011

Geta Brătescu “Alteritate” (2002) photo framed 55 x 55 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Galerie Barbara Weiss. © Geta Brătescu 2011

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