CALL FOR NEW DISCOURSE AROUND THE WORK OF FELIX GONZALEZ-TORRES
Rockbund Art Museum and the Felix Gonzalez-Torres Foundation announce an open call for writers and authors based in Asia.
Initiated after the first institutional exhibition of Felix Gonzalez-Torres’s work in China, curated by Larys Frogier and Li Qi at the Rockbund Art Museum, the open call builds upon a dialogue between Rockbund Art Museum and the Felix Gonzalez-Torres Foundation. In alignment with the artist’s evocative use of everyday materials and practice of encouraging mutable readings of each work, the open ca
RAM Talk: The Strategies of Appropriation and Irony in Modern and Contemporary Art
On the fifth floor of RAM displays pixels series (2015-) by the artist Tobias Rehberger, which invites the audience to identify pixelated consuming icons composed of monochromatic mosaic tiles. In this series, the pixelated artworks drew inspiration from different sources. Inspired by Shunga (traditional Japanese pornography), for instance, one of the mosaicked images Tobias Rehberger created for
RAM Talk：When Narration Meets Reality: An Analysis of Narration Strategies in Documentaries
Whether it is butcher shop on the first floor and the social sculpture bar Forbidden in Heaven, Useless in Hell (El Redomon version) on the sixth floor wrapped in dazzling camouflage patterns, or the pixels series on the fifth floor, Tobias Rehberger is exploring how people interact with the external environment and space, trying to differentiate between reality and illusion. The portrait vases se
The Rockbund Art Museum Shanghai will present the first large-scale solo exhibition in China by the Belgian artist Francis Alÿs, “La dépense,” from November 9, 2018 to February 24, 2019, curated by Yuko Hasegawa.
From Sep 29 to Oct 4, 2018, the annual special project RAM HIGHLIGHT 2018: “Is It My Body?” will be launched at the Rockbund Art Museum (RAM) Shanghai. RAM Shanghai will challenge the boundaries of conventional exhibitions and invite the public to participate and interact with the works. Visitors will be able to enter a multi-dimensional art space blending exhibition, concert, performances, works
Rockbund Art Museum will proudly host Systems, the first solo thematic exhibition in Shanghai by the artist Lin Tianmiao, curated by Alexandra Munroe. The artist considers the exhibition to be a site-specific project that explores four key concepts: “individual consciousness”, “collective consciousness”, “public consciousness”, and “ultimate consciousness”. With each concept corresponding to a flo
We have entered the age of digital information overload but our understandings of the others have been gradually dictated by media façades composed of fragmented images and discourses. In order to see through the mirage of media façades, ”Tell Me a Story: Locality and Narrative” aims to bring the spectators to approach the others as close as possible, listening to the others speaking for themselve
The Rockbund Art Museum in Shanghai is proud to present the latest exhibition “Walking On The Fade Out Lines” from March 24 to May 27, 2018. The fruit of a fascinating collaboration and exchange with Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, one of the most renowned contemporary art institutions in Italy, the exhibition will be curated by Larys Frogier, the director of Rockbund Art Museum, and Hsieh Fen