Flash Art
Flash Art
Flash Art

Flash Art #331 Summer Issue 2020

COVER → Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, Complication, 2013. Oil on canvas. 78.7 × 98.4 in. Courtesy of the artist; Corvi-Mora, London; and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York. © Lynette Yiadom-Boakye.


ON VIEW → International exhibitions selected by ◯ Florencia Giordana Braun, Director at Rolf Art Gallery, Buenos Aires ◯ João Laia, Chief Curator at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki ◯ Theodor Ringborg, Director at Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm ◯ Zoé Whitley, Director at Chisenhale Gallery, London


FEATURES → ◯ Rest as Revolution: The Speculative Nature of Lynette Yiadom-Boakye’s Figuration by JaBrea Patterson-West ◯ We Are All in This Together. Aren’t We? by Marina Fokidis Post-Catastrophic Romance: On Neïl Beloufa’s www.screen-talk.com by Carlos Kong Tomás Saraceno – How to Entangle the Universe in a Spider Web by Stefanie Hessler  Olafur Eliasson: Planetary Metabolism and the Charismatic Landscapes of the Cryosphere by Elise Hunchuck ANESTHESIA SCAMMED 2020 by Amnesia Scanner Me. You. Us. Them. by Shumon Basar, Douglas Coupland, and Hans Ulrich ObristGenesis Breyer P-Orridge by Jane Ursula Harris THE CURATORIAL GAZE Episode I I : Index of Household Consumption. A Column by Pierre Bal-Blanc


REVIEWS → ◯ Peter Saul New Museum / New York  Rosie Lee Thompkins BAMPFA / Berkley ◯ “For a Dreamer of Houses” Dallas Museum of Art / Colorado ◯ Hito Steyerl Thaddaeus Ropac / London “Expectations” Emalin / London Marina Pinsky C L E A R I N G / Brussels ◯ “Journey into a Living Being – From Social Sculpture to Platform Capitalism” Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien, Berlin ◯ Isa Melsheimer Kunstmuseum KINDL / Berlin Josephine Pryde Galerie Neu / Berlin ◯ “Potential Worlds 1: Planetary Memories” Migros Museum / Zurich ◯ Olivier Mosset MAMCO / Geneva Sveta Mordovskaya Cherish / Geneva Benjamin Hirte Emanuel Layr / Wien Jim Dine Palazzo delle Esposizioni / Rome  ◯ “Alpha Crucis – Contemporary African Art” Astrup Fearnley Museet / Oslo “Resistance of the Sleepers” UCCA Dune / Beijing  ◯ Billy Childish Lehmann Maupin / Seoul Danh Vo The National Museum of Art, Osaka