The first major exhibition devoted to celebrated Chicago-born, LA–based sculptor Charles Ray since a midcareer retrospective in 1998, this display of 19 works fills the second floor of the Modern Wing and flows into the museum’s South Garden, presenting a full range of Ray’s most recent achievements with particular emphasis on figurative experiments. The show is co-organised by the Art Institute and the Kunstmuseum Basel.
Charles Ray: Sculpture, 1997–2014, Art Institute Chicago
Alex Newson, Senior Curator at the Design Museum
The judging panel for the Aesthetica Art Prize 2016 features a selection of key art world professionals with extensive combined expertise. The panel includes Alex Newson, Senior Curator at the Design Museum.
The Aesthetica Art Prize 2016 Countdown: 14 Days to Go – Sculpture
There are two weeks left in the call for submissions for the Aesthetica Art Prize 2016. This year’s longlisted artists, published in Future Now which accompanied the exhibition, include Nathaniel Foley with his sculpture inspired by aviation and travel.