Javier Hontoria

Armando Andrade Tudela

June 2013

Armando Andrade Tudela’s work employs an array of strategies derived from the aesthetics of modernism to articulate social and cultural ideas associated with both his native Peru and Latin America more broadly. This mission inevitably … READ ON

IN PRINT Summer 2013 [TOC]

Daniel Jacoby

April 2013

Daniel Jacoby turns his back on many of the art world’s traditional assumptions. His work is in constant flux, his installations characterized by complex shifts between ideas, images, and forms and a methodology that dodges the usual dynamics… READ ON

IN PRINT April 2013 [TOC]

Fermín Jiménez Landa

Galería Bacelos | Madrid

March 2013

An old car is parked in the middle of the exhibition space in Fermín Jiménez Landa’s solo show in Madrid. Its title, Vaho (Breath) (all works 2012), places us before its essential singularity: It is full of steam that only affords a … READ ON

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Nuria Fuster

February 2013

Nuria Fuster’s stylistic repertoire ranges from post-Minimalism (especially the legacy of Joseph Beuys and Robert Rauschenberg) to classical sculpture, yet she is as sensitive to the formal and narrative possibilities of quotidian objects… READ ON

IN PRINT February 2013 [TOC]

Jacobo Castellano

December 2012

Jacobo Castellano emerged on the Spanish art scene a decade ago with works that vividly retrace the memory of his early years in the southern region of his native Andalusia. Ever since, the distinctive environment in which Castellano spent … READ ON

IN PRINT December 2012 [TOC]

Elena Asins

November 2012

Elena Asins first began exhibiting her work in 1960 at the age of twenty. Yet despite her long-standing presence in the Spanish art world, she can still be considered an outsider in the sense that she has tended to ignore the prominent trends… READ ON

IN PRINT November 2012 [TOC]

Rubén Grilo

Nogueras Blanchard

October 2012

Who does a joke belong to? Rubén Grilo’s strikingly diverse work on view at NoguerasBlanchard’s new space in Madrid features a sound piece in which all we hear is two comedians quarrelling over the authorship of a joke. The work, which… READ ON

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Sint-Jan

October 2012

“Sint-Jan” was an unusual group show organized by Jan Hoet, director of Documenta 9 (1992) and head of Ghent’s SMAK from its founding in 1975 through 2003, in collaboration with independent curator Hans Martens. The show included some… READ ON

IN PRINT October 2012 [TOC]

“Sense and Sustainability”

Urdaibai Art 2012

September 2012

Urdaibai is a vast area comprising eighty-five square miles of both urban and rural environment that is located some thirty miles east of Bilbao in Spain’s Basque Country. Named a biosphere reserve by Unesco in 1984, it is an arrestingly … READ ON

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Hilary Lloyd

Kunstmuseum Basel, Museum für Gegenwartskunst

August 2012

Hilary Lloyd, a 2011 Turner Prize nominee, returns to Basel’s Museum für Gegenwartskunst for a solo exhibition that is the largest presentation of her work to date. Meticulously installed on two of the museum’s floors, the show focuses… READ ON

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