The Hahn of the Fourth Plinth

Fourth Plinth Hahn Cock by Katharina Fritsch on Trafalgar Square, London

If you’re in London the coming days, make sure to visit Trafalgar Square to see its visitor of The Fourth Plinth, the Hahn / Cock created by Katharina Fritsch. It will be the last days …

Record-breaker: Bacon’s “Three Studies of Lucian Freud”

What is worth exactly US $142,405,000? Obviously, Francis Bacon’s “Three Studies of Lucian Freud”, a triptych (a three-panelled painting) that depicts Bacon’s friend and rival, Lucian Freud (son of the one and only Sigmund), sitting …

Paolo Roversi at Fotografiska in Stockholm

Natalia Vodinaova - Paris 2013

We won’t make things up here at the Art Weekenders: photography is likely our favoured mean of artistic expression and we have it close to our hearts. Especially these days, when there are millions of …

The European Capital of Culture 2014: Riga

Riga 2015 Cultural Capital

The picks for the European Capital of Culture always raise some curiosity in regards to the reasons for a certain choice. The choices for next year’s capitals are no different. Yet, after you have seen …

Chambres des Canaux: The Tolerant Home in Amsterdam

Have you ever been into one of Amsterdam’s canal houses? The exhibition ‘Chambres des Canaux: The Tolerant Home’ gives you an excellent chance to explore twenty of them, while viewing works of international renowned contemporary …

Athens Photo Festival and Inez & Vinoodh

Athens Photo Festival Images

Are you in Athens this month? And a fan of photography? Then, make sure to visit Athens Photo Festival 2013, as well as the exhibition of the famous Dutch photographer duo Inez & Vinoodh in the …

The Exhibition Lab – 3 Perspectives on Everyday Design

Hverdagsdesign Copenhagen

The Exhibition Lab – 3 Perspectives on Everyday Design One exhibition, three presentations, your opinion. That’s how the Design Museum Denmark presents this exhibition of everyday design.   The ‘Exhibition Lab – 3 Perspectives on Everyday …

Amsterdam’s MuseumNacht: The Real Halloween Party

It’s that time of the year again, when the spookiness hits the streets of Amsterdam, when the mist is hanging heavily over the canals, the shades are longer than usually and it’s dead quiet on …

Affordable Art Fair Amsterdam 2013: A Visual Impression

Affordable Art Fair Amsterdam 2013: A Visual Impression   The Amsterdam Affordable Art Fair is visiting the city once again and as always there is plenty of exciting art from new and established artists to …

David Hockney’s iPad Art

David Hockney

Where the younger generation of artists will probably shrug their shoulders when they hear the term ‘iPad Art’, for many artists who have been around for a longer time ‘iPad Art’ may still sound somewhat …