24 August 2022


Spencer Tunick Announces First Gallery Show In Ten Years

Public Interventions will be Spencer Tunick’s first gallery show in 10 years and features new and unseen work. 

20 February 2022


Dan Graham Groundbreaking Conceptual Artist Dies Age 79

The artist, Dan Graham, has died over the weekend in New York. Graham’s influence over the past half-century as a writer, photographer, architect, sculptor, filmmaker and performance artist is a great loss to the contemporary art world. Since the 1960s his groundbreaking endeavours in video, installation and audience participation – including such legendary and confrontational […]

7 January 2021


Richard Long: A Line Made By Walking 1967 – Significant Works – Sue Hubbard

In 1967, Richard Long a young Bristol artist made a line in the grass of a field by walking backwards and forwards and called it A LINE MADE BY WALKING.

18 June 2018

Body Politics: James Ostrer Meets Paul Carter Robinson At Gazelli Art House

James Ostrer’s work often tests the limits of the body politics in the ever evolving analysis of the western body, sexuality, and society.

13 February 2018

Jef Geys Belgian Conceptual Artist Dies Aged 83

Jef Geys (born Leopoldsburg, Belgium,1934) known for his installations, photography and conceptual work has died age 83.

General Idea Estate To Be Represented By Mitchell-Innes & Nash

The Estate of General Idea (1969-1994) is to be represented by Mitchell-Innes & Nash, it has been announced.

12 June 2017

Whitechapel Gallery Presents Visual Journey Exploring The Motif Of Dust

The Whitechapel Gallery is presenting a new exhibition which brings together artworks and documents tracing a visual journey through the motif of dust from aerial reconnaissance, wartime destruction and natural disasters to domestic dirt and forensics.

2 January 2017

The Millennial Death Of Conceptual Art By Edward Lucie-Smith

Edward Lucie-Smith discusses the relevance of Conceptual Art in the millennial age.

23 July 2015


Conceptual Artist Lawrence Weiner Announces New Blenheim Art Foundation Exhibition

A new exhibition by American artist and founding figure of Conceptual Art, Lawrence Weiner has been announced by the Blenheim Art Foundation. The show opening at Blenheim Palace on 10 October, will showcase works conceived by the artist over the last several decades, in addition to significant, site-specific works, created especially for the Palace. Integrated throughout the ornately furnished Palace […]

11 October 2014


Michael Petry Installation Examines Ancient Gods Eros, Apollo and Diana

The London based international artist Michael Petry has been invited to make works at the Palácio dos Duques de Cadaval in Portugal. The installation which is currently on view, evokes the winery tradition of Alentejo associated with the symbolism of the bowl as an object used to carry offerings. Often portrayed in tales of heroes, […]

20 August 2014


Ger van Elk Dutch Conceptual Artist Dies Age 73

Ger van Elk who died age 73 on 17 August was a highly regarded conceptual artist, both nationally as internationally

11 July 2014


On Kawara First Generation Conceptual Artist Dies Age 81

“It is with great sadness that the David Zwirner gallery announces the passing of On Kawara”. For over five decades, On Kawara created

29 June 2013


Sarah Charlesworth American Conceptual Artist And Photographer Dies

Sarah Charlesworth an American visual artist and photographer, connected to the Conceptual Art movement has died in New York age 66.

18 January 2013


Julian Assange Case Featured In Swiss Artist’s Conceptual Work

A Swiss artist duo have used GPS tracking and live webcams to follow a parcel addressed to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. Domagoj Smoljo and Carmen Weisskopf have posted updates on the parcel’s progress online as part of the art project. The parcel was delivered to the embassy and was checked by security and delivered to […]

21 October 2012


Michael Asher Influential Installation Artist Dies In Los Angeles

For the last 40 years, Michael Asher challenged the logic of architectural structures in galleries and museums,  Born in Los Angeles, California,

30 July 2012


Mel Bochner Survey For Whitechapel Gallery In October

The Whitechapel Gallery has announced the first major British survey show of the New York artist Mel Bochner, one of the founding figures of conceptual art, for the Autumn. The exhibition traces nearly 50 years of Bochner’s work, from the late 1960s to today, showing his fascination with language and colour.  It will include a […]

24 January 2011


Dennis Oppenheim Conceptual Art Pioneer Dies Aged 72

Dennis Oppenheim the pioneering conceptual artist has died of complications from liver cancer, he was 72. Oppenheim was born in 1938