Liz Xi: a platform for art and criticism

ARTICLES

Our online knowledge resource comprises critical articles on the arts which foster diverse views and stimulate learning. The essays below inform, critique, contextualise and draw attention to current art practices across the world.

Artist in Focus: Petra Feriancová

Contemporary Art London From the Artist in Focus Series By Edward Sheldrick Petra Feriancová's works are often research-based undertakings centred on objects, terrestrial images, cosmogonic content, texts and collections, such as historical and personal archives...

General Rehearsal at the Moscow Museum of Modern Art

General Rehearsal at the Moscow Museum of Modern Art The exhibition gathers around 300 artworks coming from three different collections: the V-A-C Foundation, Kadist Foundation and MMOMA. Showcasing artworks across all media including: videos, installations,...

The Moscow International Biennale for Young Art

The Moscow International Biennale for Young Art At its sixth edition, Moscow International Biennale for Young Art (MIBYA) features more than 100 international artists in 5 different venues: Moscow Museum of Modern Art (MMOMA), the Rassvet District, the AZ Museum, the...

Danh Vō: Take My Breath Away

Danh Vō: Take My Breath Away The Vietnamese-born Danish artist, Danh Vō, was the latest artist to exhibit at the Solomon R. Guggenheim's iconic open rotunda in New York. The nautilus shell spiral design allows spaces to flow freely into one another while allowing for...

Reality & Imagination: an explosive relationship

From the Art in Russia Series - Moscow: an artistic epicentre Reality & Imagination: an explosive relationship The first major Russian retrospective of Takashi Murakami (1962, Japan) just closed at Garage Moscow. The museum, founded by Roman Abramovich and his...

Paris Photo

Paris Photo Paris Photo is the world’s largest international art fair dedicated to photography. Visiting for the first time is overwhelming. The maze of booths across the Grand Palais display the best that 151 international commercial photography galleries have to...

The Kochi-Muziris Biennale – The 3rd Edition

The Kochi-Muziris Biennale - The Third Edition An interview with the co-founder and co-president Bose Krishnamachari and one of the selected artists Subrat Kumar Behera. In May 2010, the Culture Minister of Kerala, M.A Baby, approached the artist-curators Bose...

Four shows in São Paulo

By Giulia Damiani. São Paulo is a fundamental hub for art events in Brazil and the wider world. The many permanent collections, galleries, the theatre shows and concerts at the local Sescs – the publicly funded institutions spread all over the city centre – make it a...

Artist in Focus: Abraham Kritzman

Contemporary Art London From the Artist in Focus Series By Edward Sheldrick Abraham Kritzman works from within a wide spectrum of sources, or better yet, origins. These starting points could be personal narratives or timeless human imagery but mostly derive from his...