Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2019

While New Contemporaries is celebrating its seventieth anniversary this year – having been initiated by the Arts Council in 1949 – as well as the fact that Bloomberg have supported the organisation for two full decades, this year is also the first in which new writing is properly embraced as a form of artistic practice. ThisContinue reading “Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2019”

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2016

Like the previous two years, I copy-edited and proofed this year’s Bloomberg New Contemporaries catalogue. As always, an interesting cross-section of practices is showcased in the exhibition, which launched during the opening of this year’s Liverpool Biennial, and will travel on to the ICA in London later this year. This year’s edition of the catalogueContinue reading “Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2016”

New Contemporaries Moving Image 1968 – 2010

Produced to coincide with New Contemporaries’ 65th anniversary, this compilation selected by artists Ed Atkins, Harold Offeh and Catherine Yass, reveals the rich history of artists’ moving image in New Contemporaries between 1968 and 2010. Accompanying the compilation is a publication with contributions from Anna Kontopoulou and Mike Sperlinger, as well as Nick Danziger, HeatherContinue reading “New Contemporaries Moving Image 1968 – 2010”

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2014

Marking its 65th anniversary, selectors Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, Enrico David and Goshka Macuga have chosen works by 55 of the most promising artists emerging from UK art schools from 1,400 submissions. Previous New Contemporaries include Jake & Dinos Chapman, Tacita Dean, Mona Hatoum, Damien Hirst, David Hockney and Mike Nelson as well as more recentContinue reading “Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2014”