A NEW APPROACH TO CONSERVATION
Adam Lowe contributed an article titled Digital Recording in a time of Iconoclasm, Mass Tourism, Celebrity Culture and Anti-Ageing to a recent publication by the British Council. The text delineates a financially efficient and socially sustainable approach to cultural preservation, that represents the Foundation´s experience completing projects effectively. Read the text here.
BENCHMARKS FEATURED ON THE FT
Our collaboration with Ghanian artist El Anatsui has been featured in a video published by the Financial Times. It shows the integrity with which technologies are being incorporated into the creative processes of the artists with which we work. The video also features the work of Anya Gallaccio, with whom we have no professional relationship. Factum pioneered concrete printing with Anish Kapoor ten years ago.
JOANA HADJITHOMAS AND KHALIL JOREIGE NOMINATED FOR THE 2017 MARCEL DUCHAMP PRIZE
Factum Arte congratulates Joana and Khalil for their recent nomination to the 2017 Marcel Duchamp Prize. Their work will be part of group show for all nominees next fall at the Centre Pompidou. The winner will be announced on October 16th 2017. Click here to read about our collaboration with them.
HEMISPHERE ON DISPLAY AT LACMA
Hemisphere, a half-dome/half helmet sculpture by Abdulnasser Gharem is now on display at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. The work is part of the artist's solo exhibition Pause, on display from April 16th to July 2nd 2017. Click here for more news.
NEW WORK FOR AKRAM ZAATARI
Akram Zaatari visited Factum Arte to produce a series of digital prints, blind embosses and cyanotypes from photographs archived at the Arab Image Foundation. The prints are part of the exhibition Against Photography: An Annotated History of the Arab Image Foundation currently on display at MACBA in Barcelona from April 7th to September 25th.
Abdulnasser Gharem, Pause, LACMA (Los Angeles), April 16 - July 2, 2017
Akram Zaatari, Against Photography, MACBA (Barcelona), April 5 - September 25, 2017
El Anatsui, Benchmarks, October Gallery (London), April 6 - May 13, 2017
Craigie Horsfield, Of the Deep Present, Masi Lugano (Lugano), March 12 - July 2, 2017
Click above for a podcast of Adam Lowe´s presentation Traditional and Digital Artisans Meet at Project Space in Art Jameel (Dubai).
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