ITEM TAGGINGS OF CONTEMPORARY ART

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Modern art passion

Modern art includes artistic works produced during the period extending roughly from the 1860s to the 1970s, and denotes the style and philosophy of the art produced during that era. The term is usually associated with art in w...

Tate Modern is a modern art gallery located in London, England. It is Britain's national gallery of international modern art and forms part of the Tate group (together with Tate Britain, Tate Liverpool, Tate St Ives and Tate On...

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA) is a contemporary art museum with three locations in greater Los Angeles, California. The main branch is located on Grand Avenue in Downtown Los Angeles, near Walt Disney Conce...

JR (born 22 February 1983) is the name of a photographer and artist whose identity is unconfirmed. He has described himself as a "photograffeur", he flyposts large black-and-white photographic images in public locations in a ma...

The Centro de Arte Contemporânea Inhotim is a museum and contemporary art museum located in Brumadinho in southeast Brazil, founded by former mining magnate Bernardo Paz. Beginning in the 1980s, Paz converted a 3,000-acre ranc...

HangarBicocca was born in 2004 from the conversion into a contemporary art space of a factory that once belonged to Breda, a company founded in 1886, initially devoted to production.

Julian Opie (born 1958, in London) is a visual artist, and one of the New British Sculpture movement. Julian Opie was raised in Oxford, South-East England. After attending the Dragon School, Oxford, he spent some time at Magda...

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Christie's other

Christie's is an art business and a fine arts auction house. The official company literature states that founder James Christie conducted the first sale in London, England, on 5 December 1766, and the earliest auction catalogu...

Peter Fischli (8 June 1952 in Zurich) and David Weiss (21 June 1946 in Zurich), often shortened to Fischli/Weiss, are an artist duo that have been collaborating since 1979. They are among the most renowned contemporary artists ...

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Sol LeWitt hero

Solomon "Sol" LeWitt (September 9, 1928 - April 8, 2007) was an American artist linked to various movements, including Conceptual art and Minimalism. LeWitt came to fame in the late 1960s with his wall drawings and "structures...

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Turner Prize other

The Turner Prize, named after the painter J. M. W. Turner, is an annual prize presented to a British visual artist under the age of 50. Awarding the prize is organised by the Tate gallery and staged at Tate Britain. Since its b...

Frieze Art Fair is an international contemporary art fair that takes place every October in London's Regent's Park. The fair is staged by Amanda Sharp and Matthew Slotover, the publishers of frieze magazine. Frieze Art Fair fea...

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Pac Milano place

Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea (PAC) is a contemporary art space in Milan, Italy. It is located in via Palestro, near Giardini Pubblici Indro Montanelli, next to the Modern Art Gallery (Milan). In 1947 the Municipality of Mil...

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Ikon Gallery place

The Ikon Gallery (grid reference SP060866) is an English gallery of contemporary art, located in Brindleyplace, Birmingham. It is housed in the Grade II listed, neo-gothic former Oozells Street Board School, designed by John He...

Michael Heizer is a contemporary artist specializing primarily in large-scale sculptures and earth art (or land art). Heizer was born in Berkeley, California in 1944; and he attended the San Francisco Art Institute. Traveling ...

Neo-impressionism is a term coined by French art critic Félix Fénéon in 1886 to describe an art movement founded by Georges Seurat.

Pádraig Timoney (born 1968, Derry) is an Irish artist who has become noted for the extreme diversity of his work so that his solo exhibitions sometimes appear to be group exhibitions by different artists. Timoney graduated f...

Malmö Konsthall is one of the largest exhibition halls in Europe for contemporary art, it opened in 1975. The hall is located in the center of Malmö, Sweden. Admission is free. The hall was designed by architect Klas Anshelm, ...

The Shanghai Biennale is the highest-profile contemporary art event in Shanghai and the most established art biennale in China.