Ilya (Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, 1933) and Emilia (Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, in 1945) Kabakov are Russian-born, American-based artists that collaborate on environments which fuse elements of the everyday with those of the conceptual. While their work is deeply rooted in the Soviet social and cultural context in which the Kabakovs came of age, their work still attains a [...]
William Kentridge was born in Johannesburg on 1955.
He earned a Ba- chelor of Arts degree in Politics and African Studies and then a diploma in Fine Arts from the Johannesburg Art Foundation. At the end of the 1970s, he studied mime and theatre at the École Inter- nationale de Théâtre Jacques Lecoq in Paris.
Between 1975 [...]
Bernard Khoury (Beirut, 1968) is co-founder of the studio “Beirut Flight Architects” and has realized buildings in Beirut, Dubai, Kuwait, Berlin and the U.S.. Khoury has lectured and exhibited his work in international institutions including the solo show Plan B, Aedes gallery, Berlin (2003) and numerous group shows such as 1:1 – Architects Build Small [...]
Born in in 1936 at Piraeus in Greece, in 1956 Jannis Kounellis moved to Rome where he attended the Academy of Fine Arts. Even his earliest works reveal a desire to leave the “informal” movement and the post-war period behind in favour of a new visual idiom in which the archaic, the classical and the [...]