Cover Stories

Article date: Thursday, January 18, 2018

Did Da Vinci and His Workshop Create a Copy of ‘The Last Supper’? An Interview with Doctor Jean-Pierre Isbouts

Did Da Vinci and His Workshop Create a Copy of ‘The Last Supper’?  An Interview with Doctor Jean-Pierre Isbouts

Is it possible that a detailed canvas copy of Da Vinci’s Last Supper, overseen by Da Vinci himself, could have hung, unrecognised on the wall of a remote convent in Belgium for the last 450 years?


Article date: Wednesday, January 17, 2018

“My Two Passions Were Painting, And Working With Wild Animals.” ArtDependence Talks to Sanam Khatibi

“My Two Passions Were Painting, And Working With Wild Animals.” ArtDependence Talks to Sanam Khatibi

Born in Iran and now based in Brussels, Sanam Khatibi embraces a broad range of artistic techniques, from sculpture and embroidery to painting and pencil drawing. Dealing with animal instincts and primal nature, her work contains echoes of Renaissance paintings and contemporary themes of power, gender and dominance.


Article date: Thursday, January 11, 2018

“I Shoot All Classes and I Am Fascinated by Everyone in Their Environment. I Am Very Democratic.” An Interview with Martin Parr

“I Shoot All Classes and I Am Fascinated by Everyone in Their Environment. I Am Very Democratic.”  An Interview with Martin Parr

Martin Parr is one of the most recognizable documentary photographers of our time. His work can be accurately determined by the richness and brightness of colors and the “distant eye” angle, which has the power to make you laugh and cry, all at the same time.


Article date: Wednesday, January 10, 2018

The Monolith: An Interview with Film Director Angelo J. Guglielmo, Jr., Editor Rosie Walunas and Artist Gwyneth Leech

The Monolith: An Interview with Film Director Angelo J. Guglielmo, Jr., Editor Rosie Walunas and Artist Gwyneth Leech

The Monolith offers a visually striking documentary short about celebrated New York City artist, Gwyneth Leech.


Article date: Thursday, January 4, 2018

M HKA (Antwerp, Belgium) Prepares for the Future

M HKA (Antwerp, Belgium) Prepares for the Future

The M HKA Museum of Contemporary Art in Antwerp has installed a new board and is also overseen by Museum Director Bart De Baere and Museum President Herman De Bode.

Interviews

Displacing Reality: An Interview with Alex Prager
Article date: Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Displacing Reality: An Interview with Alex Prager


The lines between reality and fiction are effectually merged in Alex Prager’s precise, meticulously-crafted images. In her latest series of theatrical photography, Prager explores notions of artifice and congruence, challenging the audience’s implicit expectations with novel twists on familiar narratives.

Lead Stories

Conceptual Artist Jill Magid Has Won the 2017 Calder Prize.
Article date: Sunday, January 21, 2018

Conceptual Artist Jill Magid Has Won the 2017 Calder Prize.


The Calder Foundation announced that conceptual artist Jill Magid has won the 2017 Calder Prize

Conceptual Artist Jill Magid Has Won the 2017 Calder Prize.
Article date: Sunday, January 21, 2018

Conceptual Artist Jill Magid Has Won the 2017 Calder Prize.


The Calder Foundation announced that conceptual artist Jill Magid has won the 2017 Calder Prize

At the Innermost Layer
Article date: Saturday, January 20, 2018

At the Innermost Layer


Friends of the fine arts in Brussels had the opportunity to enjoy a beautiful opening this Thursday at the Bernier-Eliades Gallery , unveiling the new solo exhibition of Kostas Sahpazis, a contemporary Greek sculptor.

Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam Reacts to Cancellation of Exhibition
Article date: Saturday, January 20, 2018

Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam Reacts to Cancellation of Exhibition


The Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam regrets to announce that the retrospective of Ettore Sottsass (1917-2007), which was planned for this spring, has been cancelled.

Article date: Friday, January 19, 2018

Art of the Year - 1960


The 1960’s was one of the most important decades in 20th-century art.



DOWNTOWNBRUSSELS.ART Look Out, Uptown! Here Comes Downtown!
Article date: Friday, January 12, 2018

DOWNTOWNBRUSSELS.ART Look Out, Uptown! Here Comes Downtown!


Downtown Brussels is a fantastic place to stay. It’s the part of the city northwest of the central axis, up to and including the canal zone. A bit rough, a bit dirty, but very creative and edgy. It is therefore not surprising that more and more contemporary artists, galleries and museums are establishing themselves in the lower city.

ART COLOGNE Announces Participating Galleries 2018
Article date: Thursday, January 11, 2018

ART COLOGNE Announces Participating Galleries 2018


200 top international galleries and high-calibre newcomers from 31 countries: the 52th edition of ART COLOGNE (19–22 April 2018) will host a line-up of exhibitors unmatched in the German art market.

Exhibition of New Works by Damien Hirst to Go on Show in State Rooms at Houghton Hall
Article date: Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Exhibition of New Works by Damien Hirst to Go on Show in State Rooms at Houghton Hall


A series of new paintings by Damien Hirst entitled Colour Space will be installed in the State Rooms at Houghton Hall for the exhibition Damien Hirst at Houghton Hall from 25 March – 15 July 2018.

Symbolism In Art

Article date: Friday, January 5, 2018

Symbolism in Art: The Pumpkin


“I would confront the spirit of the pumpkin, forgetting everything else and concentrating my mind entirely on the form before me…I spent as much as a month facing a single pumpkin.” Yayoi Kusama.

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Museo Jumex (a private art collection based in Mexico City, Mexico) / David Chipperfield. Image © Simon Menges

Museo Jumex (a private art collection based in Mexico City, Mexico) / David Chipperfield. Image © Simon Menges

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ArtDependence is an international online and quarterly print magazine, covering all spheres of contemporary art, as well as modern and classical art.  A Belgian-Russian collaboration, the magazine has a global readership of more than 30,000 in 195 countries, including the United States, Europe, Asia and beyond with a discerning audience of art collectors, gallerists, curators, writers, critics, dealers, consultants, advisers and other arts professionals.   
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