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Double Os: On Magnetic Tape and Gravity

I saw Zilvinas Kempinas‘ work for the first time in Vienna, some 3-odd years ago; since then, he’s done mounds of shows and exhibited work at the Venice Biennale, so to art lovers his work might not be completely unknown. Kempinas is one of the few artists, especially of the contemporary kind, that have, for […]

2009: Lists

With an approaching January 1st, the bloggers of the world are all busy making lists of the best records of the year, best records of the decade, best gigs of 2009.. having just gotten back from a semi-holiday (it was mostly visiting family and emptying an apartment, with lots of reading in between) I have […]

Space drawing

There is something very simple and poetic and really sort of cool about this piece. It was one of the 7 best works shortlisted for the Szpilman Award 2008. It plays with the space in a similar way as that of Zilvinas Kempinas, I find. Maybe because of the minimalistic approach…

Zilvinas Kempinas @ KUNSTHALLE

This artist is amazing. I knew his work from photos, but had never seen it in real until two weeks ago. And I liked it so much that yesterday, I set out to see the show again. The first time I went in there, I felt a little bit like Christopher Columbus discovering America. White […]