Ryan Gander looks back with humor

Art Jun 13, 2017

Ryan Gander looks back with humor

by Matthew Larking

British artist Ryan Gander does the spread of contemporary art polysemy through objects, installations, paintings, photography and video. All is brought under the rubric of "conceptual" art, for which the catalog of "These wings aren't for flying" at The National Museum of Art, Osaka, ...

Sci-fi and fact at the Okayama Art Summit

Art Oct 18, 2016

Sci-fi and fact at the Okayama Art Summit

by Cameron Allan Mckean

The city of Okayama was flattened by incendiary bombs in 1945. Many people died, more than 12,000 homes were destroyed and Okayama's centuries-old wooden castle burned to its stone foundations. In 1966, the donjon was rebuilt with modern concrete, which was likely made in ...