Amy Wevill

Amy Wevill

Amy Wevill is a writer, exhibition organiser and freelance art industry professional with a History of Art degree from UCL. Twitter: @AmyWevill

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Ai WeiWei at Lisson Gallery

Filed in Reviews by on June 27, 2014
Ai WeiWei at Lisson Gallery

Ai Weiwei Lisson Gallery Until 19 July 2014 The exhibition notes for this third Ai Weiwei solo show at Lisson Gallery state that “The formative influence and example of Marcel Duchamp, as an artistic hero of Ai’s…looms large”. However, it seems that although both artists question authority and institutions, in this exhibition, the strength of […]

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Giuseppe Penone at Gagosian Britannia Street

Filed in Reviews by on April 18, 2014
Giuseppe Penone at Gagosian Britannia Street

Giuseppe Penone: Circling Gagosian Gallery, Britannia Street 11 April to 31 May 2014 Kings Cross is not an area known for its serenity nor cleanliness, but through the doors of the Gagosian Gallery on Britannia Street you will be confronted with what appears to be a lake of white marble, reflecting its luminosity from the […]

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Viennese Season: Actionism at Richard Saltoun

Filed in Reviews by on March 13, 2014
Viennese Season: Actionism at Richard Saltoun

Viennese Season: Actionism Richard Saltoun 6 March to 4 April 2014 The Viennese Actionists, active throughout the 1960s, are renowned as transgressive artists who used sex and violence in their performances (or aktions) with startling effect. Though also using the canvas, their artistic practice went well beyond it, often using the body as the site […]

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