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Find out what exhibitions are showing virtually this month, discover the most exciting artists on the scene and unearth new and original art.
With its clean lines, geometric shapes and luxurious feel, the art deco movement has had far-reaching influences across the creative landscape of the last century. Even today, around 100 years since the inception of the movement, art deco interior design is all around us.
Learn how to hang art and create gallery-worthy displays with these simple tips and tricks. Wall art can uplift and renew any setting when hung up and organised with care; all it takes is a little planning and patience.
Amy Dury’s nostalgic group portraits take her viewer back in time to visit – now abstract and blurry – memories of teenage friendships, family gatherings, and formative moments. Her dramatic colour schemes add a sense of the ethereal to her work, reminding us that the past is intangible. We spoke to Amy about her inspirations, latest projects, and remarkable experiences in the art world.
Museums and galleries are dominated by depictions of heteronormative sitters. In contexts where ‘coming out’ has been considered socially unacceptable, many artists have deliberately concealed their own, and their subjects’, sexuality, whilst others have signified queerness in covert and coded ways. However, today’s marked shift towards visibility in many cultures is enabling artists to more openly express their sexuality.
Oleksandr Balbyshev modifies found paintings and sculptures of the former head of the Soviet Russian government, Lenin. The new layers he adds to these artefacts often appear to reference contemporary art masters such as Hirst or Koons. For the other half of his practice, Balbyshev paints intimate, vibrant male nudes. In both of these styles, the artist explores his identity, as well as the identity of his country.
Photo Brut is an exhibition currently showing at The American Folk Art Museum in Lincoln Square, New York. The exhibition opened its doors towards the end of January and showcases upwards of 400 works from over 40 contemporary artists.