Scraps: Fashion, Textiles and Creative Reuse
Exhibition, Cooper Hewitt, New York, USA.
Handicraft: Traditional Skills in the Digital Age
Exhibition, MAK, Vienna, Austria.
Give Me Yesterday
Exhibition, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Osservatorio, Milan, Italy.
John McLaughlin: Total Abstraction
Long since acknowledged in southern California as one of the most important artists of the post-war period, John McLaughlin created a focused body of geometric paintings that are entirely devoid […]
Singapore Biennale: An Atlas of Mirrors
Biennale, Multiple venues, Singapore.
Hiroshi Sugimoto: Black Box
Exhibition, Foam, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Manifesto / the Internet of Food
Carlo Ratti on the mass distribution of comestibles
Remember Italo Calvino’s Mr. Palomar, who, immersed in a Parisian fromagerie, feels like he is inside a museum? “Behind every cheese, there is a pasture of a different green under a different sky […]. Visiting it, Mr. Palomar feels as he does when in the Louvre: behind every displayed object is the presence of a civilisation that has given it form and takes form from it.”