Aesthetica Magazine – What’s On: Photography in 2022

Aesthetica spotlights one unmissable show for each month of 2022. This selection spans the globe, from a climate-conscious group exhibition in Vienna to the Wolfgang Tillmans retrospective in New York. July | When the Wind Blows Worldwide, 9 out of 10 people live in places where air quality exceeds WHO guideline limits. From smog hanging … Read more

Aesthetica Magazine – What’s On: Art & Design in 2022

Aesthetica Takes a look at the six months ahead, spotlighting one unmissable show for each month. This selection spans the globe, from explorations of robotics in Germany to surrealist icons in New York. July | Steve McQueen, Sunshine State “My influences come from real life. I’m not interested in cinema for cinema’s sake. I’m interested … Read more

Dorothea Tanning is a Good Artist—and What’s so Bad About That? –

Recent assessments of Dorothea Tanning are so similar that there must be a playbook somewhere. Step one: commend her for living a long time (1910-2012). Step two: announce that she was married to a certain famous Surrealist painter (google it if you care that much). Step three: say that she was unfairly overshadowed by her … Read more

What’s Left After Exile?

Jenny Yurshansky, “There Were No Roses There (Diaspora)” (detail) (2022), charred steel, brass, torchworked and sculpted glass, wood, epoxy glue, paint shadows, 12 x 25 feet (photo Matt Stromberg/Hyperallergic ) LOS ANGELES — Six years ago, artist Jenny Yurshansky and her mother traveled to Moldova on an artist’s grant. It was the first time her … Read more